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8 Personal Finance Apps For Teens and Young Adults

Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Statewide

Some people are more organizationally and mathematically inclined and find their finance way easier, but the very first concepts are not bestowed upon the birth. We are introduced to money concepts at school, and, hopefully, parents take care of their kids’ financial literacy as well. It is critically important for …

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Clever Attack Uses the Sound of a Computer’s Fan to Steal Data

Industry: Information Security
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Statewide

Researchers in Israel have developed a new way to steal data from computers without the need for Internet connection. Machines that are never connected to the Internet, for security reasons, are no longer hack-proof! Data can now be stolen from air-gapped computers through radio waves, electromagnetic waves, heat emitted by computers, etc. 

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Atlanta Boldly Claims Global FinTech Lead Status

Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Info
Type: Education/Institution
Location: Greater Atlanta

    ATLANTA, GA— December 09, 2016— New York and London may be global financial services leaders, but Atlanta is the leader in financial technology or FinTech. In a recent Forbes article, Barry McCarthy, executive vice president and head of network and security solutions at First Data and chair of …

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ICYMI TAG Fueling Dialogue around Georgia’s Innovation Economy

Industry: Logistics Technology
Focus: General Info
Type: TAG
Location: Midtown Atlanta

TAG and its President/CEO Larry Williams are quoted in the special Profile section about Atlanta in the latest issue of Sky Magazine. Delta Sky Magazine is the official magazine for Delta Air Lines and reaches 5.9 million readers per month. TAG appears in the following articles in the November 2017 …

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Let China rule commodities: Nanolumens’ lesson for US companies

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Gwinnett

ATLANTA, GA– March 28, 2016–The United States will never return to its former glory as a manufacturing powerhouse, but there are still areas in which it can distinguish itself — such as a supplier of extremely high-end, high-margin goods. Article link: http://www.zdnet.com/article/let-china-rule-commodities-nanolumens-lesson-for-us-companies/

Recap: TAG Rewinds Q3 2017

Industry: Interactive Marketing
Focus: General Info
Type: TAG
Location: Midtown Atlanta

2017 is really flying by! As we say goodbye to summer and Hello to fall, TAG takes a look back over the past few months to what we have achieved. Highlights of the past quarter include: – Recognizing 27 game changers who are changing the face of innovation in Georgia …

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Georgia Leads Effort to Empower Companies Against Cyber Attacks

Industry: Communication Services
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

Last Friday, Georgia Congressman Tom Graves (R-GA-14) introduced a bipartisan bill on Capitol Hill called the Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act (ACDC). Once enacted into law, this would allow authorized individuals and companies to fight back against hackers by granting them legal access to networks to retrieve files and to leverage beacon technology, …

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Georgia Tech Grad Jesse Kallman Brings International Drone Data Business to Atlanta

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: North Metro

  HYPEPOTAMUS– June  5th, 2016– After serving as a consultant to government agencies like the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as helping launch and grow a successful drone data services startup, Jesse Kallman is leveraging his dozen years of experience as the freshly-appointed President of Airbus Aerial, a division launched …

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What IOT Payments Needs to Succeed: A Common Infrastructure

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Greater Atlanta

“The internet of things (IoT) economy is upon us. With everything from appliances to doorknobs connecting to the internet, underlying support is needed to help make these non-disparate devices talk and interact seamlessly.” Russell Moore, innovation director at TSYS, discusses the future of FinTech and interconnected devices, and what it …

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Recap: TAG HealthIT Leadership Summit Presents IT Realities in Healthcare

Industry: Health IT
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: North Metro

The TAG HealthIT Leadership Summit delivered a no-nonsense discussion of IT realities in healthcare today. Focused on bringing real challenges to light and posing the tough questions, the Summit encouraged IT leaders to propose innovative solutions and grapple with obstacles facing healthcare today. Two topics of particular note were discussed: …

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ICYMI: TAG Excalibur Awards on CONNECT with Titania Jordan

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: TAG
Location: Downtown Atlanta

Chris Lindner, CIO of Manhattan Associates, discusses with Titania Jordan on attending the 2017 Excalibur Awards and being a part of the TAG community. Lindner and Jordan highlight Atlanta’s development and progress in its efforts to become the Silion Valley of the Southeast and possibly greater. Read full article here:

BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech –10-19-17

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Midtown Atlanta

Biometric Boarding Program Ready for Takeoff, Grocery Retailer Upgrades Supplier Systems,
Tourist Bureau Releases Smart Mobile Aide, Plus Saige in the Checkout!

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BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech –9-20-17

Industry: Other
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Midtown Atlanta

Food Tech Startups Take the Stage, Pasteurization Pioneer Gains Logistics Partner, Hotel Chain Leads Mobile Innovations, Plus VeriSolutions in the Checkout!

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The Inside Story on Wearable Electronics

Industry: Health IT
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Statewide

Researchers want to wire the human body with sensors that could harvest reams of data—and transform health care.

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Who do B2B Tech Buyers Trust and What This Means for Marketers

Industry: Interactive Marketing
Focus: General Info
Type: Business Enterprise
Location: Dekalb

Millennials have officially become the largest generational group in America’s workforce. This got the gurus at the Arketi Group thinking. How is this much-hyped group impacting B2B enterprise tech purchasing? Find out here: https://marketinginsidergroup.com/content-marketing/who-b2b-tech-buyers-trust-means-for-marketers/?