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9 Trends to Watch in 2017

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” -Bill Vaughan A New Year means plenty of new tech trends and innovations coming our way! Here are a few of the trending topics to keep an ear and eye out for in…

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6 Tech Sectors That Will Grow in 2017

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

It’s an exciting time to be in tech, isn’t it? Who are we kidding—it’s always an exciting time to be in tech. We techies have a luxury that many others don’t in that we get to watch our industry change and grow on a daily basis. With an influx of new platforms and innovations, we’re…

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How All Developers Can Benefit from OpenID Connect & OAuth2

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

On Tuesday, November 15th, Mark Wilson, a Senior Developer at Logical Advantage, is leading a Lunch & Learn titled “Authentication Using OpenID Connect and OAuth2.” In anticipation of the event, we asked him a few questions about the experiences that brought him to where he is today, what participants can expect and more! Logical Advantage:…

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Learn the Angles of Angular

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

On Tuesday, October 18th, Clint Guin, a Software Developer at Logical Advantage, will host a Lunch & Learn called Dynamic Page Widgets with Angular 1.x. From 11:20 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., guests will be invited to Logical Advantage where they will explore technologies that Clint used when creating an application with a page editor. We…

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8 Not-So-Scary Trends in Tech Right Now

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Halloween is just around the corner, and if you’re in tech, you know that technological innovations can be even scarier than the ghosts and ghouls of October. Some are scary good, some are scary bad, and some are just downright…scary. *shudders* Let’s take a look at 8 of the not-so-scary trends in tech right now. 8 Not-So-Scary…

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Everything You Need to Know About Xamarin

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

On Thursday, September 20th, Software Developer Patrick Graham will be leading a Lunch and Learn on Xamarin. Here’s a sneak preview of Xamarin and what to expect from his Charlotte Tech Talk! Logical Advantage (LA): Thank you for answering a few of our questions! First, can you tell our readers a little bit about yourself? Patrick…

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Dig Deeper Into Angular 2 with Richard Taylor

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Next Tuesday, August 16th, 2016, Richard Taylor will be presenting a Lunch & Learn titled Angular 2: You’ve Talked About It, You’ve Read About It, Now You’re Ready to Build an Application. Geared toward individuals who either have started or are ready to start building their own application, Taylor, who has been a professional in software and…

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Hold the Phone for Voice to Data for Analytics

Monday, July 11th, 2016

How often do you interact with your customers? If you’re in any customer service field, chances are, you interact with your customers on a daily, hourly basis (and, let’s be honest, maybe even more than that). Whether it’s via email, or on social media, or even on the phone, you’re probably finding yourself communicating with…

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How We Used Echo to Build A Fire-Breathing Melon

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Fireworks, cookouts and days spent on the water—if these things are on your agenda for this coming weekend, you aren’t alone. The Fourth of July is fast approaching! If anyone at Logical Advantage were to have something techy planned for the 4th, we knew it would be Dan Thyer. As you may recall, he’s developed…

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Which do you use the most? Your PC, cell phone, or tablet?

ICYMI: No One Having a Worse Day Than PCs…& More

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

In case you missed it, here are some of the top stories in tech news circulating this month:   IoT Could Save Your Morning Commute What do you do when you’re in a traffic jam? Most likely, you grip the steering wheel, sigh audibly and mumble the occasional expletive. But what if we told you that, with…

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10 Fast Facts About Windows 10 IoT Core

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

This month, the Charlotte Internet of Things Meet-Up group hosted an event featuring Windows 10 IoT Core where they showcased the benefits of using it on a Raspberry Pi device. This was the third Microsoft event of its kind hosted by Charlotte IoT, and Microsoft donated $4,000 worth of IoT kits for events at Charlotte…

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Opening Up About Open Source Code

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Are you using open source? We’re strong believers that open source softwares and libraries are very good for business. Open source isn’t just about saving money on “free” software. We feel that businesses should adopt it to develop applications faster with higher quality components. In fact, two of our own team members, Karl Shifflett and Dan Thyer, are…

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