information technology http://wamc.org en Vox Pop : Computers with Tony Yang : 11/27/13 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-computers-tony-yang-112713 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cyber Monday is coming up, and computers and digital gadgets are likely to play a huge role in your holiday season this year. It’s the computer show on today’s Vox Pop, with Tony Yang of GIG Computers. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.</span></p><p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 18:30:00 +0000 78202 at http://wamc.org Vox Pop : Computers with Tony Yang : 11/27/13 GE Healthcare Lays Off 10 Percent http://wamc.org/post/ge-healthcare-lays-10-percent <p>GE Healthcare is laying off about 10 percent of its approximately 500 employees at its Vermont operation in South Burlington.<br><br>But the company says it will try to find "alternate roles" for the workers.<br><br>GE Healthcare spokesman Benjamin Fox says the company needed to "make tough decisions in the current business climate."<br><br>Fox wouldn't say how many workers 10 percent represented, but the Burlington Free Press (http://bfpne.ws/ZBHr4W) is reporting the company had 527 workers last January.<br> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 22:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 52108 at http://wamc.org Springfield Data Center To Provide Municipal Services http://wamc.org/post/springfield-data-center-provide-municipal-services <p>Massachusetts is going to offer a secure electronic data storage service for municipalities at a new facility in Springfield. Its part of an effort by the state to help communities with information technology needs.&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports</p><p></p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 22:20:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 49864 at http://wamc.org Springfield Data Center To Provide Municipal Services