The former Husker baseball player hit a home run for his business

OMAHA, Neb. (WOT) – From swinging a baseball bat to punching a nutrient-rich baobab fruit, Jeff Tzak finds that his competitive nature drives everything he does. He’s a former Husker baseball player and Nebraska Volunteers assistant coach turned businessman. Jeff and his wife Katie, who met at UNL, received a $100,000 investment in their company: a gut-friendly water supplement called Teega. Their company grew out of Jeff’s transition from a top-level competitive athlete to your everyday athlete. “When you’re in it. You eat a whole pizza. You can do anything.…

Beneath the Skin: How Bentley’s Latest Technology Makes You Sit Beautiful

Seats may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of car technology, but unlike living room sofas, car seats can be very sophisticated items. In the year In the 1960s and 1970s, the opposite was true until some car companies, notably Saab and Volvo, began making dramatic improvements. Due to the freezing Scandinavian winters, both organizations began to look at the value of seat comfort and its impact on driver safety. They hired orthopedic specialists to design the seat and added seat heating, not only…

America’s high-tech future is international students, not CHIPS-Plus.

As Congress tries to curb competition in China’s computer chip manufacturing, investing billions to support the domestic semiconductor industry will be futile if the US does not do more to attract and retain international students. The CHIPS-Plus Act leaves untouched the real barriers to hiring the human capital needed to fuel the U.S. semiconductor industry, and all STEM fields for that matter. The battle for supremacy in high-tech research begins in the classroom and currently China rivals the US in this arena. China has quadrupled bachelor’s students and twice as…

Why tech titans stocks will win in the future

New excitement awaits technology investors. Getty Tech, the stock market’s dominant force, had a rough 2022. The S&P 500 information technology sector is down 17.4%, compared to a negative 13.3% for the index. The two worst performing sectors are consumer choice (20.4%) and communications (negative 28%). But it was the reason tech and its biggest companies bought into the stock market for so long. They are the companies of tomorrow, the embodiment of what will drive the economy forward. Will some stumble and perhaps fall? Very likely. Facebook parent MetaTrader…

Two shots on the campus of Oakland Tech High School

OAKLAND – A man, a woman and a woman were shot Sunday on the campus of the city’s high school, authorities said. Shortly before 1:20 p.m., police responded to reports of a possible shooting at Oakland Technical High School, 4351 Broadway. When officers arrived, they were directed to the school’s campus football field and found a man suffering from two gunshot wounds to the leg and lower body and a girl suffering from a graze wound. Firefighters and paramedics also responded to the scene, treating the boy and girl before…

How Tencent Overcame Tech Leaks to Benefit China’s Censorship

Tencent’s booth at the China International Trade Fair (CIFTIS) in Beijing on September 6, 2021. With its popular messaging and social media app WeChat, Tencent is perhaps the most influential technology company in China.Ng Han Guan / Associated Press In the year In mid-2018, a team of engineers at Tencent, one of China’s largest technology companies, began crunching data to predict which Communist Party officials would make it to the Politburo Standing Committee. While companies such as Microsoft and Google routinely open up their data to political commentators and the…

Editorial Board: Buffalo’s chance to become a tech hub just got better | Editorial

News Editorial Board Buffalo’s future could burn even more if elected — and Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer, a New York Democrat, said it has a “good chance” of becoming a “tech hub” for up to 20 years. US That opportunity may be revealed soon, as the so-called CHIPS Act passed the Senate on Wednesday by a 64-33 margin and the House the next day by 243-187-1. According to The Hill, 24 Republicans supported the measure, and one Democrat voted “no.” A $280 billion science and technology spending bill…

It’s your business Rantoul flower shop under new owners | Restaurants

Paula’s Flower House has changed hands, but former longtime owner Paula Hopkins is still on board as the Rantoul shop’s lead designer. New owners are Marlana and Chad Smith, with Marlana, formerly the daycare director, running the store’s day-to-day operations. Customers can find this business at 113 E. Sangamon St. – from goods and services to employees – is the same under the new owners, said Marlana Smith. “Paula has worked for years to make this a wonderful business, and we want to carry on her legacy,” she said. Marlana…

Bolt Mobility shuts down, leaves e-bikes, unanswered calls in several US cities – TechCrunch

Bolt Mobility, the Miami-based micro-mobile startup co-founded by Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt, appears to have disappeared without a trace from many US markets. In some cases the departure was sudden, leaving cities with abandoned devices, unanswered calls and e-mails, and many questions. Bolt has stopped operating in at least five US cities: Portland, Oregon, Burlington, South Burlington and Winooski, Vermont, and Richmond, California, city officials said. City officials, including CEO Ignacio Zumas, said they were unable to contact Bolt. TechCrunch made several attempts to reach Bolt and those who…

Daily Quordle creates obstacles for users

Who doesn’t love a good word game? Something that will flex your brain and make those remaining brain cells work. Maybe that’s why Quorlde is still catching people. The word game seems to be immune to the destruction of time because users will definitely not get bored. In fact, guessing four words has become such a ritual that the response to failure to guess is borderline hysterical. Obviously, today’s Quordle wasn’t exactly a piece of cake for many users. Their anger and frustration is evident in their Twitter responses. Who…