TECH TIP: Picking an iPad as a Portable Photo Studio. Apple has a range of models in its tablet line, but you may not need the most expensive one to suit your image-editing needs. Read more
TRAVEL TECH: How the 52 Places Traveler Stays Charged While Chronicling the World. How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Jada Yuan, who is crisscrossing the globe as The Times’s 52 Places Traveler, discussed the tech she’s using. Read more
MORE TRAVEL TECH: Emergency Charging Options on the Road. The time-honored travelers’ trick of charging your phone from the USB port on the hotel-room television is one option for powering up away from home. Read more https://fedtechmagazine.com/article/2018/
COIN: Pay Off Those I.O.U.s on the Go. Along with Apple Pay Cash, several apps and services make it easy to send and receive funds right on your phone, smartwatch or tablet. Read more
NOW ON SLIDESHARE: Tech Update Summary from Blue Mountain Data Systems June 2018 https://www.slideshare.net/BMDS3416/tech-update-summary-from-blue-mountain-data-systems-june-2018.
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BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.