After 28 events since October 2010, the Positively Pottstown Happy Hour is taking a break! These mostly-monthly gatherings showcased local businesses, arts organizations, bakers, restaurants, and caterers and brought people together for networking. I have a feeling it won't be too long before we're all getting together again... in the meantime, be well and buy local!
Crushing the potential of the Internet is a bad idea that dies hard, and it's back again.Earlier this month, taking a page from the Clipper Chip debate 20 years ago, FBI and justice department officials appeared on Capitol Hill to ask for a backdoor that would allow them to circumvent encryption to eavesdrop on data and communications.
Since the Islamic State most unfortunately came onto our horizons a year ago, one of the Obama administration's major disappointments has been the hesitation of Turkey to step forward and take on its fellow, though radicalized, prodigal Muslim brothers.Turkey did not want to get involved in such a quicksand on its borders with Syria and Iraq, it said.
NEW YORK >> It hasn't been an easy week in social media, despite double-digit revenue growth from Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. Investors are looking beyond headline numbers and finding reasons to sell.Not even Facebook, with stronger-than-expected profit and revenue numbers and bulletproof mobile advertising strategy, was spared.