TECHNOLOGY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TECHNOLOGY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Accelerating into the future with Ririe-Woodbury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828358-223/dance-company-charon-ririe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57828358-223/dance-company-charon-ririe.html.csp">Accelerating into the future with Ririe-Woodbury</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Adams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T14:34:34.036-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 02:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The young artistic director sat at the front of the dance studio with his chin cupped in one hand and raked his fingers through his thick, tousled hair with the other. It was the end of a long, late afternoon rehearsal for the Ririe-Woodbury dancers and the beginning of Daniel Charon’s chance to direct the company he was hired to lead a year ago. Programming for the dance company’s 2013-14 season was set and dancer contracts signed well ahead of Charon’s hiring last spring, and a less patient ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828358@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:34:34 MDT New technology unwraps mummies’ ancient mysteries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57795715-68/mummies-museum-inside-ancient.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57795715-68/mummies-museum-inside-ancient.html.csp">New technology unwraps mummies’ ancient mysteries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JILL LAWLESS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T08:14:02.255-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 08:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Our fascination with mummies never gets old. Now the British Museum is using the latest technology to unwrap their ancient mysteries. Scientists at the museum have used CT scans and sophisticated imaging software to go beneath the bandages, revealing skin, bones, preserved internal organs — and in one case a brain-scooping rod left inside a skull by embalmers. The findings go on display next month in an exhibition that sets eight of the museum’s mummies alongside detailed three-dimensio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577957152014-04-09T08:14:02.255-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T08:14:02.255-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57795715@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:14:02 MDT Op-ed: Utah can have its security and privacy too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57765868-82/data-license-plate-privacy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57765868-82/data-license-plate-privacy.html.csp">Op-ed: Utah can have its security and privacy too</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By todd hodnett</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T09:22:53.444-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 09:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For more than a century, police officers used license plate data to solve investigations. While the technology behind that process has changed, the underlying act remains the same, only now it’s the subject of a national debate that reached its boiling point in Utah. How the issue gets resolved will have major ramifications not just for Utah citizens, but for privacy and public safety nationwide. This month, the Utah Legislature partially righted a wrong by reversing the unconstitutional prohibi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57765868@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 09:22:53 MDT Op-ed: Hatch leads on access for disabled, but other Utahns fall short http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57765899-82/guidelines-students-technology-access.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57765899-82/guidelines-students-technology-access.html.csp">Op-ed: Hatch leads on access for disabled, but other Utahns fall short</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sachin Pavathran</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:04.7-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twenty-four years after he helped author the Americans with Disabilities Act, Sen. Orrin Hatch is still leading the charge as a champion for people with disabilities. In February he joined Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., to introduce a bill that improves access to instructional materials for students with disabilities. As a blind Utahn pursuing a doctoral degree, I am proud that Hatch continues to be a leader for equal access. Hatch is also a conservative touchstone. After 40 years, he has b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57765899@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:04 MDT U.S. official pushes for more education technology in Utah schools http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57759176-78/technology-doggett-education-program.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57759176-78/technology-doggett-education-program.html.csp">U.S. official pushes for more education technology in Utah schools</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T07:30:50.611-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 07:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Children as young as 3 or 4 can benefit greatly from technology, but educators have been slow to adopt digital devices in preschool classrooms, a U.S. Department of Education deputy secretary said Tuesday in Salt Lake City. Libby Doggett, who heads up the Obama administration’s early-childhood education office, spent the day touring Granite School District’s innovative preschool program and spoke at an event sponsored in the afternoon by the Waterford Institute. That Sandy-based nonprofit devel...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57759176@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 07:30:50 MDT 10 lessons to take forward from this year’s SXSW Interactive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729071-79/sxsw-interactive-fest-festival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729071-79/sxsw-interactive-fest-festival.html.csp">10 lessons to take forward from this year’s SXSW Interactive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Omar L. Gallaga </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Cox Newspapers</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T10:04:13.506-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 10:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Sometimes it takes a little while to absorb the lessons of South by Southwest Interactive, the massive technology festival that concluded two weeks ago after five days of outsized parties, panels and weirdness. The festival drew 32,798 participants, growing 7 percent from 2013, according to final numbers the festival released last week. Earlier reports, due to a miscount, had pegged attendance as dropping for Interactive in 2014. But the fest, however crowded, is always a very in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57729071@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:04:13 MDT Police keep quiet about cell-tracking technology http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57717399-68/police-records-harris-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57717399-68/police-records-harris-public.html.csp">Police keep quiet about cell-tracking technology</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK GILLUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:58:01.245-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Police across the country may be intercepting phone calls or text messages to find suspects using a technology tool known as Stingray. But they’re refusing to turn over details about its use or heavily censoring files when they do. Police say Stingray, a suitcase-size device that pretends it’s a cell tower, is useful for catching criminals, but that’s about all they’ll say. For example, they won’t disclose details about contracts with the device’s manufacturer, Harris Corp., insisti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57717399@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:58:01 MDT Friedman: New Cold War? Then we need a new Space Race http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57701245-82/energy-gas-clean-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57701245-82/energy-gas-clean-oil.html.csp">Friedman: New Cold War? Then we need a new Space Race</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T13:58:16.472-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 01:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There are a lot of people who seem intent on restarting the Cold War — in both Moscow and Washington. I am not one of them. But if we’re going to have a new Cold War, then I have one condition: I want a new moonshot. The Space Race and the technologies it produced weren’t purely an offshoot of the U.S.-Soviet missile competition, but they were certainly energized by that competition. Well, if we’re going to go at it again, this time I want an Earth Race. I want America to lead in developing an e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57701245@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:58:16 MDT The Washington Post: Destination unknown: Strange tale of Malaysian plane http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682219-82/aircraft-plane-post-technology.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682219-82/aircraft-plane-post-technology.html.csp">The Washington Post: Destination unknown: Strange tale of Malaysian plane</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T01:01:08.607-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s been nearly a week since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared over — well, no one is quite sure where. Malaysian officials over the past several days expanded their search area to a mind-boggling 27,000 square miles, on both air and land, spanning both sides of the Malay Peninsula. Even with an international fleet of more than 42 ships and 39 aircraft on the scene, the case of this missing plane “is rapidly becoming one of the great mysteries of all time,” David Gallo, an experienced h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57682219@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 01:01:08 MDT Letter: With Lockhart foolishness out of the way, let’s get serious about education http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57670690-82/education-initiative-lockhart-technology.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57670690-82/education-initiative-lockhart-technology.html.csp">Letter: With Lockhart foolishness out of the way, let’s get serious about education</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T01:01:05.237-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Viewing expensive technology as the magic bullet for education is a questionable assumption to begin with. But the scale of Speaker Becky Lockhart’s $300 million proposal politically distorted the funding and policy-making processes in public education, excluded most stake holders and pointedly ignored various pressing needs that should also be addressed. Now that her technology initiative mercifully has been put to rest (“With Lockhart ed-tech plan out, lawmakers make budget deal,” Tribune, M...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670690@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 01:01:05 MDT Dreams of a more streamlined car-buying process, using technology http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664972-79/car-consumers-edmunds-sell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664972-79/car-consumers-edmunds-sell.html.csp">Dreams of a more streamlined car-buying process, using technology</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACLYN TROP</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T07:47:02.33-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 07:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Monica, Calif. • For generations, the auto dealer has been the primary avenue for carmakers to sell vehicles to consumers. But technology is rapidly changing that equation. Consumers no longer depend on dealers to learn about cars, and automakers are trying to sell more directly to consumers - despite the varying restrictions in most states on manufacturers’ owning or operating dealerships. And the pace of that change is only accelerating. Last month, a dozen teams, including several car...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57664972@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:47:02 MDT Bloomberg: Snowden’s revelations show paradoxes of NSA debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57665367-82/nsa-snowden-security-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57665367-82/nsa-snowden-security-companies.html.csp">Bloomberg: Snowden’s revelations show paradoxes of NSA debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">From Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T01:01:03.945-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">From Bloomberg View Call Edward Snowden what you will: traitor, hero or simply a naive young man. Maybe all three. At the South by Southwest Interactive conference Monday, he was both subject and object, clarifying some of the defining public-policy challenges of the digital age even as he illustrated the difficulty of resolving them. Snowden, a fugitive who began leaking documents about the National Security Agency’s surveillance operations last year, spoke via video feed before a large and la...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57665367@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT Letter: Herbert should veto Lockhart initiative if passed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57647824-82/veto-herbert-lockhart-initiative.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57647824-82/veto-herbert-lockhart-initiative.html.csp">Letter: Herbert should veto Lockhart initiative if passed</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T22:19:02.048-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I strongly encourage Gov. Gary Herbert to stick to his guns and veto Speaker Becky Lockhart’s technology initiative HB131 (“Gov threatens to veto Lockhart’s education technology initiative,” Tribune, March 6). As a parent, and former elementary school teacher, I find this bill irresponsible. The first and most important factors affecting educational success are quality teachers and class sizes, not technology. I question Speaker Lockhart’s priorities and motives in proposing this bill. Dar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57647824@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:19:02 MDT Op-ed: Pay attention to the teachers, legislators http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57643269-82/education-utah-teachers-funding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57643269-82/education-utah-teachers-funding.html.csp">Op-ed: Pay attention to the teachers, legislators</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sharon Gallagher-FIshbaugh</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T15:20:02.764-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 03:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Teaching is my life’s work. I have spent 35 years in public education. It is from this perspective, as we face a record number of education-related bills in the Utah Legislature, I must respectfully say, “Enough is enough.” Last year the Utah Legislature created and funded a task force charged with making sensible public education recommendations for our Legislature to consider. The goal, as I understood it, was to limit the number of new education proposals to those the task force agreed would...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57643269@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 15:20:02 MDT Letter: Children need more than technology to learn http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57637766-82/technology-classrooms-computers-education.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57637766-82/technology-classrooms-computers-education.html.csp">Letter: Children need more than technology to learn</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T01:01:04.008-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I’m not sure the last time Johnathan Johnson was in a K-12 classroom (“Let’s get creative to put tech in schools,” Opinion, March 2); however, it must have been as a student. Education in today’s classrooms includes technology. Students may not have their own tablets but they have access to computers. Teachers use technology in their lessons such as interactive whiteboards, computers and projectors. Technology should not encompass every minute of the school day. Preparation for the workforce in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57637766@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 01:01:04 MDT Gov threatens to veto Lockhart’s education technology initiative http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57643762-90/budget-education-governor-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57643762-90/budget-education-governor-herbert.html.csp">Gov threatens to veto Lockhart’s education technology initiative</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T21:51:26.452-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert warned Thursday that he would seriously consider vetoing House Speaker Becky Lockhart’s landmark education technology bill if the Legislature provides more than $30 million on the digital overhaul. “There’s a point when you say: Look, we’ve got to prioritize correctly,” Herbert said in an interview. “To put more than $30 million into a program that really nobody has heard much about, we don’t know the details or specifics, that is going to rob from higher-needed programs, that...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57643762@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:51:26 MDT Letter: More tech, fewer days in class won’t help Utah kids http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57625350-82/teachers-allow-districts-lockhart.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57625350-82/teachers-allow-districts-lockhart.html.csp">Letter: More tech, fewer days in class won’t help Utah kids</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T13:33:24.415-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After reading Rep. Becky Lockhart’s proposal to place iPads in the hands of all Utah students, and then turning a few pages to read about SB103 to allow school districts to cut days from the school year, I was dismayed. The technology Rep. Lockhart wants to spend $200 million to purchase will be obsolete in a few years. Studies have consistently shown that the most important factor in student learning is a highly qualified teacher. That money would be much better spent in attracting and retai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57625350@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 13:33:24 MDT Op-ed: Let’s find creative ways to say yes to technology in the classroom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57608339-82/classroom-education-utah-classrooms.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57608339-82/classroom-education-utah-classrooms.html.csp">Op-ed: Let’s find creative ways to say yes to technology in the classroom</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jonathan E. Johnson III</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T01:01:05.534-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">How different are today’s auto manufacturing plants from the pre-Henry Ford first assembly lines? Few industries in America operate the way they did in the 1860s. The world is faster, smaller and more efficient. Technology has been a main driver in these changes. Education is a notable exception. The basic method of teaching in our K-12 classrooms today is essentially the same as a Civil War era one-room school house: a teacher lecturing to a roomful of students in front of a blackboard (now a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57608339@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 01:01:05 MDT Kanter: Get ready for Big Data to take the wheel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57607514-82/parking-roads-technology-cars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57607514-82/parking-roads-technology-cars.html.csp">Kanter: Get ready for Big Data to take the wheel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rosabeth Moss Kanter</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-27T11:45:02.337-06:00">Updated Feb 27, 2014 11:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BC-DRIVING-DATA-COMMENT,0806 Get ready for Big Data to take the wheel (bbg) (ATTN: Editorial Page editors) Rosabeth Moss Kanter (c) 2014, Bloomberg News The development of the Interstate Highway System in the 1950s made the car the preferred individual mode of ground transportation. This upended residential patterns, creating suburbs and exurbs, and relegated rail to the background. Sixty years later, however, America has changed. City centers have been revitalized and are once again desirable r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57607514@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:45:02 MDT Money questions remain with $200M school tech upgrade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57602517-78/asking-bill-districts-education.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57602517-78/asking-bill-districts-education.html.csp">Money questions remain with $200M school tech upgrade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T23:05:41.332-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A massive push to expand technology in Utah schools cleared its first serious hurdle Wednesday — despite persistent and unanswered questions about how sponsors plan to pay for the $200 million price tag. “I would like to not get caught up in numbers,” said Rep. Francis Gibson, R-Mapleton, who, along with House Speaker Becky Lockhart, R-Provo, is pushing the major technology upgrade. Instead, Gibson challenged his colleagues to think about the direction they want to take Utah education, assuring...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57602517@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:05:41 MDT