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Is a Strong Dollar Good for Americans?

Is a Strong Dollar Good for Americans?

The greenback is riding high again. And manufacturers and exporters are groaning. Yuya Shino/Reuters The “strong dollar” has been a mantra for the United States for decades. Recently, as the euro has fallen to an 11-year low against the dollar, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew has once again been paying […] Click to view full article

Innovation Trends For Sensors And Wearable Devices

By PATCA Member Walt Maclay – In the last 18 months there has been an acceleration in the evolution of wearable devices that incorporate sensors. We think they are poised to break out of technology-enthusiast and early-adopter usage into mainstream acceptance. Wearable devices are well-adapted The real trend here is the augmentation of existing wearables, […]

Professional & Technical Consultants Association (PATCA)

Monday, 2/9/15 4PM-7PM Sunnyvale Are you thinking about becoming a consultant in 2015, or have you have made the decision and are just getting underway for 2015? Then this is the Meetup for you. Two seasoned members of PATCA (The Professional and Technical Consultants Association) will be leading a monthly roundtable meeting to […] Click […]

Gaza accelerator gets support from Silicon Valley

Gaza accelerator gets support from Silicon Valley

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) The Gaza Strip isn’t exactly known for its burgeoning tech scene. Gaza’s only accelerator — Gaza Sky Geeks — is on a mission to change that. “Most Gazans had never heard of what a startup was,” said Gaza Sky Geeks director Iliana Montauk. Founded in 2011 […] Click title to view full […]