Mike Elgan

How Invisible Technology Is Emerging and Why It Matters

My Toyota Prius is always unlocked—but only for me.When I grab the handle to open my Prius door, the car uses Bluetooth to see if the wireless key fob...

Why You Should Invite Artificial Intelligence to All Your Meetings

Only humans can have meetings, sadly.But some of the clerical work associated with organizing and documenting meetings now might be outsourced to artificially intelligent machines.Wait, you might say. Isn't...

How Cameras Everywhere Can Make the World a Better Place

Smile! Cameras are everywhere now.Thanks to smartphones, just about everybody carries a high-quality camera and an instantaneous way to share photos and videos with the world. Our laptops have...

A Little Elitism Will Help Rein in Social Network Trolls, Haters

The social web is the most egalitarian medium in history. It's also overrun by trolls, haters, misogynists, racists and bullies.Coincidence? I think not.In his 1994 book, "In Defense of...

Latest Internet Services, Gadgets Indulge the Super Lazy

Why pick up after your dog when an internet startup will do it for you?A company called PooperApp claims that, after your dog does his business, all you have...

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How Tech Companies Can Boost Cyber Defenses: Building a Cyber-First Culture

Today’s accelerated pace of digital transformation brings significant opportunities for businesses to grow and drive value for shareholders. At the same time, the rise...

Zoomtopia: AI and Video to Power Healthcare

At the recent Zoomtopia event, the company touted its ability to power digital healthcare. Zoom already integrates with popular electronic health record (EHR) systems, such...

eWEEK eSPEAKS Video Podcast with James Maguire

Episode 32: Semperis’s Mickey Bresman: How to Secure Your Active Directory Mickey Bresman, Co-founder and CEO of Semperis, provides three tips for securing your Active...

DevOps or ‘DevOops’: Three Tips for Successful DevOps

Throughout my career as an IT consultant, working with various platforms and technologies, I’ve encountered a myriad of terms pitched to me to explain...

Using Personal Data for Analytics Requires Balancing Accessibility and Security

Digital transformation of financial services is driving an increasingly automated analytics process in which personally identifiable information (PII) about borrowers is transmitted and stored...