Category: Technology

Technology and management positions lead the pack among the nation’s best jobs, according to the website Glassdoor. Glassdoor, which collects employment data and allows employees to anonymously review their companies, produced a list of the 50 Best Jobs in America based on salary, the number of openings, and overall job satisfaction rating. Out of the…

Gov. John Carney has signed an executive order expanding the Delaware Open Data Council to include member from 18 executive branch agencies. The now-larger Council, which includes technology entrepreneurs and state officials, is tasked with making data available to the public, recommending specific policies, and forming a statewide data strategy. The new order aims to…

Gov. John Carney next week will sign an executive order expanding the Delaware Open Data Council to include members from all executive agencies. The goal of the order will be to expand data sharing between different state agencies. Members of his cabinet, data advocates and tech entrepreneurs will be in attendance, including: Jeff Bullock, secretary…

(AP) — With its foothold in fantasy sports, DraftKings couldn’t bear to sit out another Super Bowl. So the company branched off from the full-slate, roster-drafting contests that made it a leader in daily fantasy competition and created a single-game contest that will allow its customers to partake in this year’s NFL title game. By…

New Research from University of Delaware’s John D’Arcy suggests that negative emotions can lead employees to engage in unsafe computer behavior. This could include using weak passwords, not using two-factor authentication, or accessing unapproved software, among other actions outside of company protocols. The main insight of the survey was that “moods and emotions influence people’s…

Amazon is diving into health care, teaming up with Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and the New York bank JPMorgan Chase, to create a company that helps their U.S. employees find quality care “at a reasonable cost.” The leaders of each company, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Buffett, and JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon, offered few details Tuesday and said…

DuPont was named a 2017 Top 100 Global Innovator by Clarivate Analytics for the seventh year in a row. The ranking is based on proprietary data on breakthrough technologies from companies all over the world. DuPont’s latest innovations include: DuPont™ Intexar™ smart clothing technology used for sports, fitness and wellness DuPont™ Temprion™ portfolio of thermal…