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Blog // Connect Ohio

How Technology Is Changing The Business

By Brad Ingles

Do you remember Encyclopedias? No? What about video rental stores? It seems that a lot of traditional businesses have started to change their practices or face extinction. If you were a family in the 80’s and you wanted to plan a vacation, you would find the closest travel agent, call and make an appointment, drive to their office, and plan a vacation. Today, the web hosts hundreds of websites geared to do just that through online services like Kayak, Orbitz, and Travelocity. In an effort to continue superior service, many travel agents are taking their business online and turning their stores into internal tour centers for the surrounding...

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Connect Ohio Announces New Executive Director at Tech Lobby Day


From the Desk of the new Executive Director … Coinciding with St. Patrick’s Day, on Tuesday, March 17, Connect Ohio staff participated in the second annual Tech Lobby Day, hosted by Technology for Ohio’s Tomorrow. The goal of the Tech Lobby Day was to demonstrate to legislators and key staff how broadband is leading to innovation in all aspects of the Ohio economy. The legislative reception was held at the Ohio Statehouse Museum Gallery.  KNOWiNK, VivioSoft, Franklin University, Whence, e-Cycle, and TECHCORPS each demonstrated how broadband and technology is impacting Ohio’s economy. Program remarks were provided by Emily Williams,...

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