Oct 01, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: October Newsletter 2019
Gifts Will Tell You A Lot About A Person. You may think I’m talking about the person who gives amazing gifts. There are those people out there. You know who I’m talking about. The person that shows up to your party with a handcrafted item that took a year to prepare and brings tears to your eyes! Those people are one-in-a million, but this time I am going to take it in another direction. The kind of gifts someone receives can you tell you a lot about who they are....
Sep 01, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: September Newsletter 2019
My daughter and I were shopping for clothing the other day. As a mom of 2 teenage girls, you can imagine how much shopping happens in our household. As we got to the counter to pay for the clothes, as I’ve done hundreds (if not thousands) of times before, the cashier said...
Aug 01, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: August Newsletter 2019
My daughter went on a wilderness trip to Canada this summer. She was out in the middle of nowhere, no cell phones, no computers – she wasn’t even allowed to bring a watch. It was just my daughter, the other campers, nature and God...
Jul 01, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: July Newsletter 2019
I’ve had over 40 years to think about this and I’m still not prepared. My father was involved in artificial intelligence and I grew up knowing someday we would be playing games with holograms...
Jun 04, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: June Newsletter 2019
It’s hard to believe it’s June already, I feel like just yesterday it was snowing. Oh wait, maybe it was? This has been the craziest spring weather I ever remember. Everywhere I look there are jokes, my favorite is this one:
May 02, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: May Newsletter 2019
I’d like to start by thanking everyone who came to our Cyber Security Event. We started the day with some real-life examples of how quickly even the most basic hacker can find your password or get you to click on a link. We ended the day with some of the most sophisticated hacking schemes you can imagine.
Apr 09, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: April Newsletter 2019
I still remember the first time I got the call. I was in the middle of a meeting and a number I didn’t recognize came through my cell phone (this was before we knew not to answer numbers we don’t recognize.) “Hello, Is this Hillary Spear?” “Yes….” “Did you just buy something from Kohls in Chicago?” Since I live in Pennsylvania, it was a pretty fast “NO!”
Mar 01, 2019
Bits Bots & Bytes: March Newsletter 2019
Notice something different? That’s right... no more Propellerhead hat or name! We are now Bits, Bots, and Bytes. Love it? We do, too! Don’t worry—our content will still be the same fun and interesting material, but we had a very important reason for the change.