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Nearly 2 Million High-Tech Employees Are Underpaid

A recent study by analysts at Paysa, released on Tuesday, pointed to a 10% gap between the actual pay and the market value for more than a third of professionals in the technology industry......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 11th, 2017

Why one tech giant is investing another $3 million to close its pay gap

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff now says he'll examine whether companies pay their employees equally before he buys them.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 4th, 2017

Learning through tech: How one high school is using virtual reality

Washington Leadership Academy uses $10 million grant from XQ: The Super School.         Washington Leadership Academy uses $10 million grant from XQ: The Super School.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 3rd, 2017

The Chinese Military is Getting Rid of 300,000 Troops to Pay for New, High-Tech Weapons

China is seeking to transform its military from a massive, land-based army of 2.3 million troops into a modern, high-tech force able to defend the homeland and interests overseas......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 30th, 2017

Jellyvision lands $20M, but it "doesn"t plan to get all weird about it"

Jellyvision , one of Chicago's longest-running tech successes and king of funny press releases, has raised $20 million in new funding. The investment comes from private equity firm Updata, and it will be used to reward longtime employees and seed invest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2017

Why this local tech company is paying employees $10K to leave the Bay Area

A local technology company wants to help its employees escape the high cost of living in the Bay Area by offering them $10,000 to move out of the region. Zapier, a startup that helps users move data between apps, wrote in a recent blog post that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

McGrath completes $5.6 million renovation of St. Louis Heart and Vascular center

McGrath & Associates has completed a $5.6 million renovation of the St. Louis Heart and Vascular center, located at 3550 McKelvey Road in Bridgeton. St. Louis Heart and Vascular is a high-tech ambulatory surgery center and medical office facility. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

High-Tech Greenhouse Has Neighbors Throwing Shade Over Light Pollution

LEF Farms is investing $10 million to grow gourmet lettuce indoors in New Hampshire. Neighbors say they support the idea of locally grown food, but worry that the lights may affect property values......»»

Category: topSource: nprMar 10th, 2017

10 Cities and 10 Companies Where Tech Talent Is Way Underpaid

A recent study identified 10 U.S. cities where high tech workers are most likely to be underpaid and 10 companies that are most likely to underpay......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 2nd, 2017

Expect Less Fiber in Google"s Diet

The tech giant has been transferring employees away from Google Fiber, its effort to spread high-speed Internet......»»

Category: topSource: barronsFeb 17th, 2017

Warren Buffett"s Bet On Apple Shows Confidence In The Content Economy

Business news this week included two related and titillating stories: first, Apple’s stock price hit a record high and, second, Warren Buffett quadrupled his holdings of the tech legend from 15 million t.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesFeb 16th, 2017

Apple + Buffett = Cash

Business news this week included two related and titillating stories: first, Apple’s stock price hit a record high and, second, Warren Buffett quadrupled his holdings of the tech legend from 15 million t.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesFeb 16th, 2017

Class-action suit claims Oracle stiffed salespeople out of commissions

A $150 million class action lawsuit filed against Oracle Corp. on Tuesday claims the tech giant bilked sales employees of millions of dollars in earned commission wages. The complaint, which was filed in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, allege.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

Texas tech company accuses former CEO of stealing millions for antiques, lavish items

The founder and former CEO of Houston-based BRS Labs Inc., now known as Giant Gray Inc., is being accused by the company of allegedly stealing more than $15 million from his former company for lavish goods and high-end antiques. The 22-page lawsuit was .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

How Every Small Business Can Become a High-Tech One

Robots and drones aren't just for million-dollar Silicon Valley startups......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 6th, 2017

Apple, Facebook, Google, Intel, Microsoft: Who Poached Who [INFOGRAPHIC]

Whenever a high-profile executive is poached from a big-name company, the tech community usually notices it, but Google, Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and others poach lesser-known employees fr.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 1st, 2017

CoorsTek HQ in Golden sold to local firm for $32 million

A 185,920-square-foot office building in Golden anchored by high-tech ceramics maker CoorsTek Inc. has been acquired by a Denver-based firm for $32 million. Integrated Properties purchased Signature Centre, located at 14143 Denver West Parkway, f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2017

NYU announces $500 million expansion of Brooklyn engineering school

New York University officials have announced that the college plans to embark on a 10-year, $500 million high-tech expansion of its Tandon School of Engineering in Brooklyn. The New York Daily News... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 26th, 2017

The CEO of ad tech firm TubeMogul explains why he sold his company to Adobe for $540 million and what happens now (ADBE, TUBE)

TubeMogul When Business Insider chats on the phone with TubeMogul CEO Brett Wilson on Tuesday, he has just jumped off the stage after addressing his staff on his and their first official days as Adobe employees. Adobe announced in Novemb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2017

High-tech and stylish: Mercedes to overtake BMW as largest premium carmaker

Daimler said it had sold 2.08 million Mercedes-Benz branded passenger cars in 2016.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 9th, 2017

SAPVoice: 5 High-Tech Ways to Help Santa Transform his Workshop

Santa Claus has more than526 million kidsacross the globe on his delivery list, so he certainly has his work cut out for him. His enormous logistic.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 21st, 2016