Tech

Guidance for offering digital payments amidst increased demand for contactless options

The demand for contactless payments throughout the U.S. economy presents an opportunity for service providers to not only meet customer demand, but to take advantage of the many benefits of adopting digital payment solutions, including providing a safe, secure payment experience for their customers. The following guidelines are key aspects of omni-channel payments management that will provide security, convenience and flexibility in offering contactless and other digital payments.

How businesses in Colorado can fight back against cyberattacks

Cyberattacks and ransomware have been around for years; but in the last 18 months they have made a resurgence both in frequency and in the devastating effects they are having on their victims. We have seen medical offices, financial firms and municipalities (among others) being targeted and paying the price both in dollars and in damage to their reputation.

Podcasting 101: What small business owners need to know

Podcasts offer a cheap and innovative way to reach their audience, interact with consumers and provide new value to their clients and listeners. This, plus sheer curiosity, drew dozens of Northern Colorado business owners to a discussion on podcasts — hosted by Seth Silvers — at last week’s Fort Collins Startup Week.

The Workforce of the Future: Navigating Industry 4.0

Tech innovation is prompting massive change — a transformation so significant it’s referred to as a fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0. From facial recognition software to voice-activated virtual assistants and self-driving delivery trucks, the line between human and machine work continues to blur.

A Practical Guide to ETH Denver 2020

This year’s free event kicks off Friday, Feb. 14 (and carries through Sunday, Feb 16) and is expected to bring together around 3,000 developers, technologists, makers, crypto-economists, coders and designers for a hackathon weekend, to cement Colorado as a thriving hub of blockchain innovation.