Monthly Archives: October 2018


MATC shows off $1.2 million in new Swiss CNC manufacturing machines

Milwaukee Area Technical College recently spent more than $1.2 million on six Swiss Computer Numerical Control manufacturing machines. CNC manufacturing is a growth industry for Wisconsin, and the new machines, purchased earlier this year, will help t...

By | 2018-10-20T13:00:00+00:00 October 20th, 2018|Education|

JPMorgan Chase picks Silicon Valley for huge fintech campus

JPMorgan Chase will build a fintech campus in Palo Alto that will eventually employ more than 1,000 employees. The bank said it also plans to consolidate its San Francisco offices into just two locations as part of the Palo Alto project.

By | 2018-10-20T12:31:12+00:00 October 20th, 2018|Economics|

Federally funded pilot program benefits older adults — and restaurants

Older adults will gain new options for meals through a new pilot program funded by a federal grant. The Erie County Department of Senior Services received the two-year, $500,000 grant through the Administration for Community Living and its Innovations...

By | 2018-10-20T09:00:00+00:00 October 20th, 2018|Healthcare|

IBM’s cybersecurity semi is rolling into Austin

The future of cybersecurity is about to roll into Austin for a visit. IBM Security's newly-unveiled X-Force Command Cyber Tactical Operations Center — an 18-wheeled mobile command center created to manage cybersecurity incidents — is on its way to Aus...

By | 2018-10-20T01:00:00+00:00 October 20th, 2018|Technology|

Five reasons why Boeing analysts expect solid third-quarter financial results

Aerospace analysts predict Boeing will report solid financial results on Oct. 24 thanks to better-than-expected widebody deliveries and growing airline spending on parts and maintenance.

By | 2018-10-19T21:50:38+00:00 October 19th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Flick picks: Melissa McCarthy mines drama in ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’

In a rare dramatic role for the comedic actress, Melissa McCarthy stars in “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” — a biopic about biographer and literary forger Lee Israel that enters the pantheon of painfully acute cinematic portraits of writers. A once best-se...

By | 2018-10-19T21:15:13+00:00 October 19th, 2018|Media|

Entercom launching political podcast featuring Sean Spicer

Entercom Communications Corp. is teaming with President Trump's former spokesman for its latest podcast offering.  The Bala Cynwyd-based radio station operator announced a partnership Friday with former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and poli...

By | 2018-10-19T20:38:12+00:00 October 19th, 2018|Media|