Technology Trends

In this section we include any trending topics. Currently there is a lot of buzz around cloud computing and mobile computing.




Once data has been disseminated from its originator, keeping it secure can be quite a challenge. Here we discuss some strategies for...


Due to its anonymous nature, bitcoin has become associated with cybercrime - with its users becoming both the perpetrators and victims of...


In TechWise's first episode, Hadoop is discussed with experts from the Bloor Group, GridGain, Actian, Zettaset and DataTorrent, hosted by...


The cryptocurrency bitcoin is slowly gaining popularity, especially with small businesses. Detailed here are some of the steps, advantages...


You might associate CNC with mass manufacturing, but it's quickly become an outlet for technically gifted, creative-minded individuals....


There's a lot of buzz going around about wearable technology. We examine some of these and determine whether they're hot or not.


It's hard to say for sure whether Bitcoin will survive, but one thing is certain: It represents the future of payment, either way. Here are...


The Bitcoin protocol is still evolving, which makes understanding how it works even more complicated. Get the basics here.


Many people are accustomed to throwing out their old technology with the trash, but new laws are enforcing proper disposal of unwanted...


The virtual currency Bitcoin has had more than its 15 minutes of fame recently. What exactly is bitcoin and is all of the attention it’s...


Constantly using Google to look up facts is changing the way our brains work. Here we take a look at what that might lead to.


Hadoop can help solve some of big data's big challenges. Here's how.


Wondering about the differences between Apache Hive and Pig? Learn the basics here.


Hadoop has been helping analyze data for years now. Here's a look at it's start, what it's good for and where it may be going... and an...


This week we explore expansions in the tech industry, as well as the Internet of Things and wearables.


Experts are predicting a surge of wearable technology for consumers in 2014, but based on current data and trends, it seems unlikely.


The standouts for 2014 included contextual-based technologies like IoT, IBeacon and other technology designed to bring people and things...


Is Hadoop all that it's hyped up to be? Some people have their doubts. Find out why here.


Many everyday forms of technology from years past are quickly becoming obsolete due to modern technology. Here's a look at some of the...