Computer users face hard choice: Pay ransom or lose files

...cybercriminals can attach computer code even to well-known sites operated by tech-savvy companies, says technology consultant Greg Miller of CMIT Solutions of Goshen, New York.Anyone can be hit: individuals, big and small companies...

Some wary parents opt for a baby blackout on Internet

...for themselves."I have a no-tolerance policy," says Scott Steinberg, a St. Louis-based business and technology consultant who has more than 4,800 Facebook friends. Steinberg says he shares no photos, videos or any information about...

SC treasurer candidate calls television commercials hypocritical

...never do such a thing."It goes to demonstrate the hypocrisy of the man," said Adams, a Spartanburg computer technology consultant. "It poses a challenge to him to rationalize how he can commit in 2010 to never running an ad like this and...

Comcast-TWC merger worries consumers

...and it really can impact the perceived value of the brand," he said.Simon Eldridge, a 36-year-old media technology consultant in San Jose, Calif., is concerned about everything from the combined company raising prices to throttling the...

Data gathering on Richmond County school district enrollment to begin

...practically empty," said Board President Venus Cain.By November, a consultant from Philadelphia-based Advanced Technology Consultants will suggest which schools can be consolidated, merged or closed. Any of those scenarios could result in boundary...

Kickstarter offers a new way to start a business

...for product development."If they don't, then there's room for other sites," Gordon said.Business and technology consultant Scott Steinberg, who has written a guide to crowdfunding, says it's inevitable that commercialism would seep...

Zais sworn in as SC education superintendent

...will be responsible for developing and implementing K-12 education policies. A former classroom teacher and technology consultant in Richland School District 2, Bosket worked from 2007 to 2011 as director of legislative and political analysis...

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TVs are hot sellers this holiday season

...Stamford, Conn., says the deep discounts "were the icing on the cake."Juan Ibanez, 24, an information technology consultant in San Jose, Calif., picked up a 47-inch LED TV from Best Buy that was marked down to $630 from $999...

Delta ready for golf traffic, but Goody's to go

...was once an affiliate of the accounting firm Elliott Davis. Managing shareholder Charles Johnson took over the technology consultants on Dec. 31. He changed the name to EDTS LLC. "I chose the name EDTS LLC because it represents the four core...

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Smarter wiring reduces clutter, boosts control

...structure that we put in the house does not care about the technology that's used," said Mr. Kent, a former technology consultant for Fortune 500 companies. "It will accept technology on any platform." When electricians begin wiring a home...

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