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NEXT: What If Organizations Could Run Themselves?

David Staley David Staley NEXT: What If Organizations Could Run Themselves?

Those who have been championing blockchain have imagined a myriad of applications beyond cryptocurrency. Recall that a blockchain is a kind of open, digital ledger that is being used to record and verify transactions, and is the technology that makes Bitcoin possible. There are advocates who wish to see blockchain used for other purposes, such […]

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From Floppies to Wifi, Interactive Training Remains Integral Part of Dublin’s The Computer Workshop

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega From Floppies to Wifi, Interactive Training Remains Integral Part of Dublin’s The Computer Workshop

When Thelma Tippie founded The Computer Workshop 30 years ago, the technological landscape looked vastly different. There was no such thing as a home network. Our slender, lightweight computers were more like boxes. And those boxes’ processing power and capacity were a fraction of what we have today in the most basic of mobile phones. […]

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NEXT: Redesigning Plants for Energy, Fuel, Light

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Redesigning Plants for Energy, Fuel, Light

Researchers at MIT recently unveiled a project where they inserted the enzyme that makes fireflies glow into a watercress plant. The result is a plant whose leaves glow for about four hours. At present, the glow produced is quite dim, but the engineers hope that via this technique they can convert the watercress into a […]

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Hocking Hills to Introduce John Glenn Astronomy Park in June

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Hocking Hills to Introduce John Glenn Astronomy Park in June

Hocking Hills continues to be a key destination for visitors with a love for hiking, clear skies, nature, and astronomy, with the latter getting a major boost this summer. Members of the Friends of Hocking Hills State Park (FHHSP) will host the grand opening of the John Glenn Astronomy Park on Thursday, June 21. Named […]

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OhioHealth Enhances Patient Experience through New Technical Solutions

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega OhioHealth Enhances Patient Experience through New Technical Solutions

Going to the doctor sucks. It’s not even about the nauseating ear and nose check, or the stick down your throat, or the cold end of a stethoscope on your back. It’s literally just going that almost makes it not worth it. First step is finding a physician. Then, you have to schedule an appointment […]

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NEXT: Tech That Generates Fake News

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Tech That Generates Fake News

The new ambassador to the Netherlands, Peter Hoekstra, was asked by Dutch interviewers recently to clarify statements he had made in 2015 that Dutch cities were in chaos because of “the Islamic movement.” “There are cars being burned. There are politicians that are being burned…And yes, there are no-go zones in the Netherlands,” he told […]

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‘Traveling the Silk Road’ Exhibit Runs Through September 3 at COSI

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman ‘Traveling the Silk Road’ Exhibit Runs Through September 3 at COSI

On Saturday, March 3, COSI unveiled its latest exhibition “Traveling the Silk Road: Ancient Pathway to the Modern World” in partnership with the American Museum of Natural History. COSI’s partnership with the American Museum of History began with the opening of the Dinosaur Gallery in November. This newest exhibit again features large-scale displays and significant […]

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