Technology

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Davenport launches online competency-based MBA degree

Program puts more emphasis on business experience than classroom time.

October 17, 2014
Business professionals interested in earning an MBA can now be graded based on their proficiency of material rather than time spent in a classroom. Read More

New apps wow state officials

Winning team creates software that tracks snowplows and cleared roads.

LANSING — A team of software engineers from Grand Rapids won the state’s second web application design contest with an app to keep drivers up to the second on snow removal conditions. Read More

Online strategy is essential element of education

Colleges say student-faculty engagement and assessment tools contribute to success.

October 17, 2014
The online platform for education is a tool academic institutions can use to meet the needs and expectations of their students in an increasingly data-driven world, while providing an opportunity for nontraditional students or professionals to pursue a higher education. Read More

Electronics reseller plugs into next store

October 17, 2014
An e-waste recycler and reseller has expanded its local footprint. Read More

Software maker plans up to 25 jobs

October 16, 2014
A developer of sales and customer service software is planning to hire up to 25 employees. Read More

Agility Health names VP of IT

October 16, 2014
The new vice president of information technology at Agility Health has more than 30 years of sales and software experience and will lead a widespread product release. Read More

Law firm wins patent-infringement case

October 8, 2014
A local law firm’s team of patent attorneys recently convinced a federal jury that their clients did not infringe on a patent covering automated inspection equipment. Read More

IT company expands reach with acquisition

October 8, 2014
An IT company is expanding its presence outside of Michigan via an acquisition. Read More

IT upgrades should power process improvements

October 8, 2014
“My company needs to move from the old way to the new way. Migrate my data!” Read More

Live chat improves customer engagement

October 6, 2014
With a constant influx of news at our fingertips, questions that can be answered by search engines and chatter from social networking sites — it's no surprise that many people have short attention spans when browsing the web. Read More