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...

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...

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...

Aiken fair seeks to help veterans find jobs

...agreed.Tyler said she has found that veterans make "ideal candidates" for the amount of computer programming and software development her line of work requires.Rural Sourcing provides alternatives for companies that are considering sending jobs...

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...

Apple CEO Tim Cook puts gentler face on company

...engineered a major shakeup in Apple's top ranks this fall. Scott Forstall, the long-serving head of iPhone software development, stepped down and his responsibilities were divided among other executives. Company watchers attributed his departure...

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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Local app developers compete for national prize

...companies in town getting into app development right now," he said. "There's a tremendous need for the sort of software development they're doing."Mobile apps are big business. Nearly half of cellphone users download apps, according to a...

Fast track to success

...Georgia Tech in the fall. His experience at NASCAR hasn't helped him decide whether to devote his studies toward software development or networking.Either way, he will be a NASCAR fan.Reach Don Coble at don.coble@morris.com.

Philippines investing in its call centers

...Parekh said.India should continue to dominate in outsourcing, with its first-mover advantage and skills in software development, but the Philippines has its eye on the non-voice market's potential."While some providers are leveraging...