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Concerns Of Slowing Economy Grows In Survey Of Michigan Business Leaders

DETROIT - Nearly half of Michigan leaders expect state economic growth to decrease or worsen over the next year, according to a quarterly survey of business leaders, a sharp increase over the previous survey. Of those surveyed during the third quarter of the year ending September 30, about 48.8 percent said the state economy would

By |2019-10-16T20:20:32-04:00October 16th, 2019|Featured, News|

Updates: Diva Tech Talk, MCWT, Comcast, Cannabis Conferences, 123Net Network Growth

ROYAL OAK - On M2 Techcast Oct. 14 - now MITech TV - Kathleen Norton-Schock update what’s happening with Diva Tech Talk and Michigan Council of Women In Technology. Michelle Gilbert updates the latest products and services from Comcast. Anthony Sabatella updates two recent Cannabis business conferences. Noah Lessaris will update 123Net’s Data Center Expansion

By |2019-10-13T17:15:42-04:00October 13th, 2019|Featured, M2 TechCast, Podcasts|

Two West Michigan Cities Approve Adult-Use Cannabis

MUSKEGON - Two West Michigan cities, Muskegon and Grand Rapids, opted-in for adult-use cannabis on October 8. City Commissioners in Muskegon voted on two ordinances that will bring recreational cannabis to the City. The first ordinance to opt-in follows the guidelines and language within MRTMA and includes licensing fees, the application process, permit renewal, and

By |2019-10-10T15:44:00-04:00October 9th, 2019|Featured, Marijuana Business, News|

ITC Conducting Aerial Patrols Of Transmission Lines In Southeast Michigan

NOVI  – If you see a helicopter flying low over high-voltage transmission towers and lines next week, don't worry., It will be ITC conducting its semi-annual aerial inspections in southeast Michigan - Oct. 14-18, weather permitting. The helicopter patrols are conducted to provide an overall status of the overhead transmission system that is operated by

By |2019-10-10T15:46:02-04:00October 8th, 2019|Featured, News|

123Net Connects With Switch Data Center In Grand Rapids

SOUTHFIELD  – 123.Net, Inc., Detroit’s premier network & voice services provider and host of the Detroit Internet Exchange,  announced that it is working with Switch to connect and offer new diverse connectivity with dual-fiber entrances into Switch’s Pyramid Campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Switch customers now have the option to use 123Net’s connectivity resources at its Pyramid Campus in Grand

By |2019-10-03T15:04:12-04:00October 3rd, 2019|Featured, New Products / Contracts|

MITechNews Offers 4th Quarter Advertising Specials – By 3 Months Get 4

ANN ARBOR - MITechNews.Com is offering some special deals on 4th quarter advertising that will propel your business into 2020. Pay for three months in advance, get one month free. Packages includes ads on MITechNews.Com, and in the Monday eNewletter, guest columns and appearances on MITechNews TV. MIMarijuanaReport.Com, a sister publication, also can be included

By |2019-10-01T11:45:42-04:00September 29th, 2019|Featured, News|

Register Today For North American International Cyber Summit

DETROIT - The North American International Cyber Summit 2019 hosted by the state of Michigan, is once again set to take place in the heart of downtown Detroit at TCF Center (formerly Cobo Center) on October 28. As in previous year’s this event will bring together experts from across the globe to address a variety

By |2019-09-28T07:41:03-04:00September 28th, 2019|Cyber Defense, Featured, Politics, Politics/Government|

Comcast Boosts Internet Speeds For Most Michigan Customers

PLYMOUTH—Comcast Corp. officials announced an increase in download speeds for some of its most popular Xfinity Internet packages for customers in Michigan for no additional charge. Download speeds for the company’s Performance tier will jump from 60 Mbps to 100 Mbps, while Blast! speeds will increase from 150 to 200 Mbps, Extreme will move from

By |2019-09-28T07:29:12-04:00September 28th, 2019|Featured, New Products / Contracts|

Amazon Orders 100,000 Electric Delivery Trucks From Rivian

SEATTLE - Amazon  will be stepping up its efforts to reduce its climate impact, CEO Jeff Bezos  announced on Thursday. The company will be ordering 100,000 electric delivery trucks from Rivian as part of this commitment, Bezos said. Rivian has engineering and design operations in Plymouth. Bezos said at a National Press Club event in Washington where

By |2019-09-21T13:14:23-04:00September 19th, 2019|Auto Tech, Featured|

Seven Michigan School Districts to Use Electric Buses to Transport Students

LANSING - The Michigan Association for Pupil Transportation rolled out the MAPT Electric School Bus project Thursday at the Michigan State Capitol. Seven school districts will receive a total of $4.2 million from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE)’s Fuel Transformation Program to pay for up to 70 percent of the costs associated

By |2019-09-19T16:38:11-04:00September 19th, 2019|Auto Tech, Featured|