September 22, 2017

Leading Technology University Offers Elite Business Technology Degree For Tomorrow’s Top Business Management Innovators

Business Technology Degree at UAT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Alan Hromas University of Advancing Technology 602-326-2781 | ahromas@uat.edu Tempe, Ariz. (June 11, 2015) – University of Advancing Technology (UAT) is introducing the Bachelor of Science in Business Technology degree, preparing students to be tech savvy leaders in high-demand technology management careers. In UAT’s Business Technology degree program, students develop the skills to excel in business management, global business, innovation, technology product development and project management. Students become fluent in business models, big data analysis and business development methodology, managing cross-functional and international teams, strategic management, innovation and data-driven marketing. They learn it – and do…

MEMS Thermal Sensor

This slick new thermal sensor from Omron is small enough to be embedded in mobile devices and provides a low-resolution, but useful, map of thermal sources in your environment. It’s an incredible leap in a technology that has traditionally been extremely expensive.  Next step to a tricorder? Link to this post!Related PostsSee Through Walls With Wi-Fi Devices

New Pew Research on Mobile Phone Problems

The Future of Big Data

The Pew Internet & American Life Center has published a new study on problems faced by cell phone users. Highlights of their findings include the following: 88% of American adults are cell phone owners. 69% of users who text report that they receive unwanted spam and texts “at least weekly.” 72% of users experience dropped calls occasionally, with 32% reporting that this happens “at least a few times a week or more frequently than that.” Smartphone owners report higher incidence of all of the above. In a report out last month on “The Future of Big Data,” Pew reported that…

Levitating Light

Chris Reiger’s Levitating Light is a great example of analog electronics engineering in action. Besides some specialty parts and painstaking tuning, it’s a fairly simple build, using magnetic levitation and wireless power transfer. Link to this post!

LUMOback Device Monitors Your Posture

Innovator Andrew Chang has come up with a device that could help us improve our posture. The LUMOback sensor is worn around your waist and will vibrate if it finds you are slouching. But the best part about the LUMOback is it can be paired with an iOS device over Bluetooth to help you monitor your daily posture habits. The LUMOback can identify if you are standing, sitting, slouching, or laying down. Chang (a co-founder of the product) has recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the project. Link to this post!Related PostsFirst-Time College Bound? Set Yourself Up For Success…

Rear Admiral Sanders Talks Maritime Strategy at UAT

On March 29, Rear Admiral Scott E. Sanders of the United States Navy spoke with University of Advancing Technology (UAT) students and faculty on the topic of Maritime Strategy. RADM Sanders’ visit was part of Navy Week, a program targeted at increasing the understanding of the American Navy, as well as, its mission and relevance to national security. Link to this post!Related PostsPhone Charging Hack for Emergencies Future You University Returns to UAT Try Virtual Reality at Tempe Geeks Night Out PHX Startup Week Presents Silicon Valley VC, Tim Draper at UAT “When Elephants Fight” Screening at UAT