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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Was North Korea Behind Ransomware Cyberattack?

The global ransomware attack that infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries over the weekend spread to thousands of additional computers Monday, mainly in Asia, as workers logged in at the start of a new workweek.

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

IT Startup Community Engages in Smart Columbus

Columbus won the Smart City Challenge last June, beating out 77 competing cities, including Austin, Portland, OR, San Francisco and Denver. With a $40 million grant from the USDOT, and adding in local public and private investment, a total of $417 million is going into the initiative. Mayor Andrew Ginther wants to raise that to $1 billion.

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Who to Watch: Central Ohio

The 2017 Smart Business Who to Watch represents an exciting, talented group of people who are strong leaders with an ability to set goals, develop plans and get things done. Some of the names you’ve heard, while others may not be as familiar. But rest assured that each person is poised to make a difference and build something that has the potential to make the Central Ohio region a better place to live and work.

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Sunday, November 1, 2015

JobsOhio and Ted Griffith scout the IT scene for businesses to grow in the state

When it recently opened its Client Center for Advanced Analytics in Columbus, IBM said the collection of talent around Columbus was the major reason the corporation picked the Central Ohio area to host its data analytics center. IBM was impressed that within a 200-mile radius, there are more college graduates than in any area of the country other than Boston. Read More