Technology Archive

Online Attacks Spur Corporate Cybersecurity Measures to Defend the Wall

by Marty Cook 6/26/2017 12:00 am

Cyberattacks are a constant concern for individuals online, companies that have massive stores of data and governments.

Coming to You Live from 1 Shackleford Drive

by Kyle Massey 6/26/2017 12:00 am

In a 31,000-SF multimedia center in Little Rock, The Media Gateway LLC pioneers a new kind of newscasting in a consolidating industry where master control functions, the last line of quality control before broadcast, are increasingly outsourced.

To Gain Edge, Manufacturers Enlist Robots

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/26/2017 12:00 am

In Arkansas, where the May unemployment rate was a record-setting low of 3.4 percent, manufacturers aren't concerned about robots taking jobs. They're concerned about competing in a global marketplace.

Governor Tells Europe U.S. Is Still Committed to Global Trade

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/22/2017 09:43 am

Traveling in Germany, Gov. Asa Hutchinson says European business leaders were concerned about the U.S. being less committed to global trade.

Big Firms Like Wal-Mart Are America's Hungriest Wind, Solar Users

by Nichola Groom, Reuters 6/21/2017 09:53 am

Major U.S. corporations like Wal-Mart have become some of America's biggest buyers of renewable energy, driving an industry seen as key to helping cut carbon emissions.

Acxiom Gets Five New Patents

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/21/2017 09:36 am

Acxiom Corp. is issued five new patents for data processing and management technology designed to support the data science underlying the company's marketing services.

SPONSORED: Email Marketing: One Of Today's Most Effective Tools

by 6/21/2017 08:00 am

If done properly and with a purpose, a good marketing campaign can help a company's bottom line instead of simply cluttering inboxes.

Video: A Conversation On Leadership with Jon Harrison

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/20/2017 11:39 am

Arkansas Business' "Foundations" interview series continues with Jon Harrison, owner of VIP2 of Little Rock, which helps businesses through leadership training programs for staff at all levels.

Teletech to Open Center in Morrilton, Add 350 Jobs

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/20/2017 10:57 am

Teletech Holdings Inc. announces that it will open a new customer service center in Morrilton and create at least 350 jobs.

SMH, Uber (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 6/19/2017 12:00 am

The ideas and technology of privately held Uber Inc. are still at the mercy of management, and the management of Uber is just horrible.

Lofty Labs Teams With Amazon

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/19/2017 12:00 am

Lofty Labs of Fayetteville, a web development consulting company, has become a certified consultant for Amazon Web Services.

Northwest Arkansas' Most Expensive Home Sales of 2016

by Marty Cook 6/19/2017 12:00 am

The number of seven-figure homes sold in Washington and Benton counties almost tripled in 2016 compared with the previous year.

Pulaski County's Most Expensive Home Sales of 2016

by Mark Friedman 6/19/2017 12:00 am

Sales of luxury homes in Pulaski County jumped in 2016 to a number not seen since Arkansas Business began tracking them in 2004 – 29 homes sold for $1 million or more, up from 20 in 2015.

ATU to Offer New Cybersecurity Degrees

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/16/2017 08:47 am

Arkansas Tech University on Friday announced that it will offer two new cybersecurity degrees this fall, a bachelor's degree and an associate's degree.

Acxiom Announces Partnership With Pinterest

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/14/2017 08:56 am

Acxiom Corp. of Conway on Wednesday announced its partnership with Pinterest that the company said will enable advertisers to measure the impact of Pinterest campaigns on in-store and online sales.

$4.4M Invested in Akeso Biomedical

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/13/2017 04:54 pm

Akeso Biomedical on Tuesday announced that it has closed its most recent financing round of $4.4 million from existing and new investors.

Northwest Arkansas Council Names Nelson Peacock CEO

by Marty Cook 6/13/2017 11:12 am

The Northwest Arkansas Council named Nelson Peacock, a McCrory native and the senior vice president of government relations for the University of California system, as its CEO.

UA-Little Rock Professor Awarded $1.5M to Study Cyber Propaganda Campaigns

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/13/2017 10:25 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock announces that information science professor Nitin Agarwal has received more than $1.5 million to research ways to aid U.S. military forces in the fight against cyber propaganda campaigns.

SPONSORED: When Is It Time To Update Your Company's Website?

by 6/13/2017 08:00 am

Technological efficiency and visitor trends offer clues a redesign might be needed.

Tyson Names Scott Spradley Chief Technology Officer

by Marty Cook 6/12/2017 12:51 pm

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announces Scott Spradley as the company's chief technology officer.

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