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David brings 25 years of High Tech experience from a variety of roles at venture-funded start-ups, software companies, and currently serves as Senior Director of Enterprise Architecture for a large mid-west compliance company.
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General Purpose Humanoid Robots Are Coming Closer To Reality

David Sloat • 4 months ago
Google News

Google Drops Fees For Data Transfers

An Apple MacBook Pro displaying a Google search on the Google Chrome browser. David Sloat • 4 months ago
Google News

Google Maps Launches Integrated EV Help Features

The Google Maps app is seen on an Apple iPhone 4S on December 13, 2012 in Fairfax, California. Three months after Apple removed the popular Google Maps from its operating system to replace it with its own mapping software, a Google Maps app has been added to the iTunes store. Apple Maps were widely panned in tech reviews and among customers, the fallout resulting in the dismissal of the top executive in charge of Apple's mobile operating system. David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Big Tech Downsizing: Amazon And Google Announce Layoffs

amazon store logo David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Walmart And Microsoft Announce New AI-Powered Shopping Experience

David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

SEC Social Media Hack Sends Cryptocurrency On A Rollercoaster

David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

VW Harnesses ChatGPT For New Voice Assistant

David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Apple Announces Release Date For Vision Pro Headset

David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Withings Improves Telehealth With A Home Scanner Called BeamO

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Tesla Recalls 1.6 Million Cars In China

The Tesla logo adorns the facade of a building at the Tesla factory on July 17, 2023 near Gruenheide, Germany. Tesla will reportedly present its plans tomorrow to expand production at the factory, from thee current level of approximately 250,000 cars per year to one million. The plan calls for the construction of a new assembly hall that will be the size of 60 soccer fields, which is likely to draw opposition from local communities. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Astrobotic Ready To Make History With First Private Moon Landing

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Justice Department Eyes Major Anti-Trust Case Against Apple

The Apple logo is displayed in an Apple store in lower Manhattan on August 2, 2018 in New York City. On Thursday the technology company and iPhone maker became the first American public company to cross $1 trillion in value. Apple stock is up more than 20% this year. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

SEC Gives Disney And Apple Shareholders A Voice Regarding AI

Artificial intelligence concept with computer chip. AI microprocessor closeup. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

OpenAI Readies Launch Of GPT Store For Custom Development

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Microchip Technology Inc. To Receive $162M Commerce Department Investment

Engineer showing a computer microchip on motherboard background. Electronic circuit board with processor. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Intel Spins Off AI Software Firm Articul8 AI

Intel logo on a building David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

13-Year-Old Becomes First Human To Beat Tetris

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

ASML Cancels Shipments Of Key Chip Equipment To China

Electricity circuit short burn out overheat chip on the PCB David Sloat • 5 months ago
Facebook News

Meta Raises Privacy Concerns With Link History Tracking Feature

The Meta logo is displayed on a screen during a media preview of the new Meta Store on May 04, 2022 in Burlingame, California. Meta is set to open its first physical retail store on May 9. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Cornell Scientists Use Bacteria To Unlock Rare Earth Metals Cleanly

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Partiful Focused On Helping Gen Z Find Meaningful Connections

Happy smiling young man using modern smartphone device while sitting on sofa at home David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Virtual Walking App Motivates Users In The New Year

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Microsoft News

Details Emerge On Microsoft's 2024 Laptop Revamp

FRISCO, TEXAS - JULY 03: The Microsoft logo on the screen prior to games in BIG3 Week Three at Comerica Center on July 03, 2022 in Frisco, Texas. David Sloat • 5 months ago
AI News

LG Launches AI Powered Smart Home Agent Robot

BARCELONA, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 26: A logo sits illumintated outside the LG booth on day 2 of the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the world's largest communications companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and wearables gadgets like foldable screens and the introduction of the 5G wireless networks. (Photo by David David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

NHL And Amazon Partner To Track Game Momentum

ELMONT, NEW YORK - DECEMBER 04: A closeup view of the NHL logo on a hockey net prior to the game between the New York Islanders and the Chicago Blackhawks at the UBS Arena on December 04, 2022 in Elmont, New York. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Nvidia Launches Slower Chip For China To Comply With Regulations

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 04: An Nvidia logo is shown on a screen during a keynote address by Nvidia Founder, President and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang at CES 2017 at The Venetian Las Vegas on January 4, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs from January 5-8 and is expected to feature 3,800 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to more than 165,000 attendees. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Google News

Google Settles $5B Privacy Lawsuit Over Personal Data

HANOVER, GERMANY - APRIL 17: The logo of Google is seen at the 2023 Hannover Messe industrial trade fair on April 17, 2023 in Hanover, Germany. Over 4,000 companies, primarily from the energy and engineering sectors, are exhibiting at the fair, with an emphasis on digitalization, connectivity and climate neutrality. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

New York Times Sues OpenAI And Microsoft

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - DECEMBER 11: Pro-Palestinian protestors gather outside of the New York Times building to protest the newspaper’s coverage of the Israel-Hamas war on December 11, 2023 in New York City. Palestinian activists and social media influencers are calling for a global strike on Dec. 11 after the United Nations failed to pass a resolution calling for a ceasefire in Gaza. The strike is calling for people not to shop, bank, work or attend school to demand a permanent ceasefire in Gaza that has been under constant bombardment since the Oct. 7 attack in Israel by Hamas. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

NASA Helping To Develop Next Generation Of Humanoid Robots

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA - MAY 20: Workers freshen up the paint on the NASA logo on the Vehicle Assembly Building before the arrival of NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley at the Kennedy Space Center on May 20, 2020 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The astronauts are scheduled to arrive today for the May 27th flight of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft. They will be the first people since the end of the Space Shuttle program in 2011 to be launched into space from the United States. David Sloat • 5 months ago
Amazon News

Amazon To Begin Running Ads Over Prime Video Content

David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

General Purpose Humanoid Robots Are Coming Closer To Reality

  The nearly human nature of generative AI responses has become a global hot topic with one... David Sloat • 4 months ago
An Apple MacBook Pro displaying a Google search on the Google Chrome browser.
Google News

Google Drops Fees For Data Transfers

  Google has announced the end of data transfer fees for Google Cloud customers seeking to m... David Sloat • 4 months ago
The Google Maps app is seen on an Apple iPhone 4S on December 13, 2012 in Fairfax, California. Three months after Apple removed the popular Google Maps from its operating system to replace it with its own mapping software, a Google Maps app has been added to the iTunes store. Apple Maps were widely panned in tech reviews and among customers, the fallout resulting in the dismissal of the top executive in charge of Apple's mobile operating system.
Google News

Google Maps Launches Integrated EV Help Features

  Google has introduced a new feature for electric vehicle (EV) drivers: real-time battery i... David Sloat • 4 months ago
amazon store logo
Tech News

Big Tech Downsizing: Amazon And Google Announce Layoffs

  Big tech firms Google and Amazon recently announced reductions to their workforces, initia... David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Walmart And Microsoft Announce New AI-Powered Shopping Experience

  At CES 2024 recently, Walmart's CEO Doug McMillon and Microsoft's Chairman Satya Nadella u... David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

SEC Social Media Hack Sends Cryptocurrency On A Rollercoaster

  The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's X page was hacked recently, according to SEC... David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

VW Harnesses ChatGPT For New Voice Assistant

  Volkswagen announced that its new onboard voice assistant, powered by ChatGPT, which enabl... David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Apple Announces Release Date For Vision Pro Headset

  Apple confirmed that its addition to the mixed-reality headset market, the Apple Vision Pr... David Sloat • 4 months ago
Tech News

Withings Improves Telehealth With A Home Scanner Called BeamO

    French-based company Withings has been quietly revolutionizing the landscape... David Sloat • 5 months ago
The Tesla logo adorns the facade of a building at the Tesla factory on July 17, 2023 near Gruenheide, Germany. Tesla will reportedly present its plans tomorrow to expand production at the factory, from thee current level of approximately 250,000 cars per year to one million. The plan calls for the construction of a new assembly hall that will be the size of 60 soccer fields, which is likely to draw opposition from local communities.
Tech News

Tesla Recalls 1.6 Million Cars In China

  Tesla faces a major recall of over 1.6 million Model S, X, 3, and Y vehicles exported to C... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Astrobotic Ready To Make History With First Private Moon Landing

  Pittsburgh-based aerospace company, Astrobotic, is set to make history this week. Astro... David Sloat • 5 months ago
The Apple logo is displayed in an Apple store in lower Manhattan on August 2, 2018 in New York City. On Thursday the technology company and iPhone maker became the first American public company to cross $1 trillion in value. Apple stock is up more than 20% this year.
Tech News

Justice Department Eyes Major Anti-Trust Case Against Apple

  The US Department of Justice is nearing the culmination of an extensive investigation into... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Artificial intelligence concept with computer chip. AI microprocessor closeup.
Tech News

SEC Gives Disney And Apple Shareholders A Voice Regarding AI

  The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rejected Apple and Disney's requests to... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

OpenAI Readies Launch Of GPT Store For Custom Development

  OpenAI is set to launch the GPT Store, which offers a platform for developers to create an... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Engineer showing a computer microchip on motherboard background. Electronic circuit board with processor.
Tech News

Microchip Technology Inc. To Receive $162M Commerce Department Investment

  The U.S. Commerce Department intends to grant Microchip Technology Inc. $162 million in go... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Intel logo on a building
Tech News

Intel Spins Off AI Software Firm Articul8 AI

  Intel has jumped into the AI market with a spin-off called Articul8 AI, which is backed by... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

13-Year-Old Becomes First Human To Beat Tetris

  After four decades, the game Tetris has been beaten. 13-year-old Willis Gibson, who goe... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Electricity circuit short burn out overheat chip on the PCB
Tech News

ASML Cancels Shipments Of Key Chip Equipment To China

  ASML, a vital player in global semiconductor manufacturing, canceled the exportation of hi... David Sloat • 5 months ago
The Meta logo is displayed on a screen during a media preview of the new Meta Store on May 04, 2022 in Burlingame, California. Meta is set to open its first physical retail store on May 9.
Facebook News

Meta Raises Privacy Concerns With Link History Tracking Feature

  Facebook recently introduced the "Link History" setting, which tracks users' clicked links... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Cornell Scientists Use Bacteria To Unlock Rare Earth Metals Cleanly

  Rare earth metals, also called lanthanides, are a group of elements hidden within other el... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Happy smiling young man using modern smartphone device while sitting on sofa at home
Tech News

Partiful Focused On Helping Gen Z Find Meaningful Connections

  Gen Z has been very vocal regarding their desires for more meaningful and in-person connec... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Tech News

Virtual Walking App Motivates Users In The New Year

  When the ball drops in Times Square, many people begin their New Year's resolutions which... David Sloat • 5 months ago
FRISCO, TEXAS - JULY 03: The Microsoft logo on the screen prior to games in BIG3 Week Three at Comerica Center on July 03, 2022 in Frisco, Texas.
Microsoft News

Details Emerge On Microsoft's 2024 Laptop Revamp

  Microsoft is looking at a major rework of its Surface Pro and Surface Laptop to take a... David Sloat • 5 months ago
BARCELONA, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 26: A logo sits illumintated outside the LG booth on day 2 of the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2019 on February 26, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress hosts some of the world's largest communications companies, with many unveiling their latest phones and wearables gadgets like foldable screens and the introduction of the 5G wireless networks. (Photo by David
AI News

LG Launches AI Powered Smart Home Agent Robot

  LG Electronics is the latest to attempt to blend robotics with AI in the form of a hom... David Sloat • 5 months ago
ELMONT, NEW YORK - DECEMBER 04: A closeup view of the NHL logo on a hockey net prior to the game between the New York Islanders and the Chicago Blackhawks at the UBS Arena on December 04, 2022 in Elmont, New York.
Tech News

NHL And Amazon Partner To Track Game Momentum

  In hockey, the ebbs and flows of a game happen seemingly instantaneously with a small... David Sloat • 5 months ago
LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 04: An Nvidia logo is shown on a screen during a keynote address by Nvidia Founder, President and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang at CES 2017 at The Venetian Las Vegas on January 4, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs from January 5-8 and is expected to feature 3,800 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to more than 165,000 attendees.
Tech News

Nvidia Launches Slower Chip For China To Comply With Regulations

  Nvidia is launching a modified variant of its gaming processor, the Nvidia RTX 4090D,... David Sloat • 5 months ago
HANOVER, GERMANY - APRIL 17: The logo of Google is seen at the 2023 Hannover Messe industrial trade fair on April 17, 2023 in Hanover, Germany. Over 4,000 companies, primarily from the energy and engineering sectors, are exhibiting at the fair, with an emphasis on digitalization, connectivity and climate neutrality.
Google News

Google Settles $5B Privacy Lawsuit Over Personal Data

  Alphabet's Google has agreed to settle a lawsuit accusing it of clandestinely monitori... David Sloat • 5 months ago
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - DECEMBER 11: Pro-Palestinian protestors gather outside of the New York Times building to protest the newspaper’s coverage of the Israel-Hamas war on December 11, 2023 in New York City. Palestinian activists and social media influencers are calling for a global strike on Dec. 11 after the United Nations failed to pass a resolution calling for a ceasefire in Gaza. The strike is calling for people not to shop, bank, work or attend school to demand a permanent ceasefire in Gaza that has been under constant bombardment since the Oct. 7 attack in Israel by Hamas.
Tech News

New York Times Sues OpenAI And Microsoft

  The New York Times filed a lawsuit against OpenAI and Microsoft, accusing them of trai... David Sloat • 5 months ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA - MAY 20: Workers freshen up the paint on the NASA logo on the Vehicle Assembly Building before the arrival of NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley at the Kennedy Space Center on May 20, 2020 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The astronauts are scheduled to arrive today for the May 27th flight of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft. They will be the first people since the end of the Space Shuttle program in 2011 to be launched into space from the United States.
Tech News

NASA Helping To Develop Next Generation Of Humanoid Robots

  NASA is hard at work looking for ways to use robotics to make life here on Earth safer... David Sloat • 5 months ago
Amazon News

Amazon To Begin Running Ads Over Prime Video Content

  Amazon recently confirmed a rollout date for earlier announced plans to integrate ads into... David Sloat • 5 months ago


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