US job openings jump to 14-year high; sign of strong hiring

...who aren't able to find work in growing sectors such as health care. There are some highly-skilled jobs in software development or advanced manufacturing that do appear to be hard to fill. But some economists point out that there are more...

Apple Computer makes OS X Server open source

...computers, gives a big push to a movement to use the Internet for enlisting volunteer programmers and speeding software development. The so-called "open source" method also is used for Netscape's browser software and the Linux operating...

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Defense contractor plans new Augusta office

A Pennsylvania-based information technology and software development firm will be setting up shop in Augusta.The Augusta Economic Development Authority announced Tuesday that Sabre Systems Inc...

GRU transition program begins Monday for East Georgia State students

...SAT scores did not meet GRU's requirements, but that did not delay his dreams of going to college."I like software development, and one of my hobbies is to create different animations," Benton said. "So I know I want to complete college...

Chinese government denies hacking into networks of US companies

...techniques, said Joshua Corman, the chief technology officer for Sonatype, which helps businesses make their software development secure. Determined hackers escalate their attacks when necessary, he said, but in the cases cited in the federal...

Continued growth expected in Augusta high-tech market

...information-management system.Hamilton said he can easily see the company growing to a 200- to 300-person software development center.In a nod to the local growing tech- and innovation-based economy, Eric Parker and Chris Williamson...

On the move

...WhatsUp Gold; Ben Henderson, software development manager for WS-FTP Pro; Eric Neumeister, software development manager for WS-FTP server; and Eric Loveland, software development manager for IMail Server...

MOX inspections find three minor violations

...time out process" during wet weather that could allow rainwater to mix with concrete; and "failure of the software development plan to address certain requirements specified in the project's federally approved Quality Assurance Plan...

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Fort Gordon team wins big in iPhone competition

...of four winning applications Motes submitted to the Apps for the Army competition in May, an Army-specific software-development challenge.In all, 141 soldiers submitted 53 applications to the competition. Of those, 15 winners were announced...

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Digital corridor tries low-key approach to snagging high-tech firms

...relocated here. All are small to medium-size technology businesses working in areas from telecommunications and software development to medical research. The companies include Blackbaud, a software developer employing 700 which was already in...