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Enjoy My Latest Podcast – ID10Ttech!

Tech Podcast

Ever wondered what I would sound like if I got together with one of my best friends (Walter Sanford) and did an “unfiltered” explicit Podcast on Technology? Well – wait no longer – here it is.

We have 7 episodes up on iTunes and wherever else Podcasts are presented. I hope you enjoy! If you do, please rate us, if you don’t, please tell no one. 🙂

In this first episode, we concentrate on Microsoft Windows. Ever heard of it?

The 50 Smartest Technology Companies

Technology

Overview

In the July 2017 edition of MIT Technology Review, a detailed and fascinating list appears of the 50 smartest tech companies in the world. I thought my readers would LOVE to look this list over. Enjoy! I included comments for those companies I had never heard of 🙂

The 50 Smartest Technology Companies List

  1. Nvidia
  2. SpaceX
  3. Amazon
  4. 23andMe
  5. Alphabet
  6. iFlytek – The Siri of China
  7. Kite Pharma – Leader in immunotherapy products
  8. Tencent – creator of WeChat
  9. Regeneron – Biotech
  10. Spark Therapeutics  – Works on inherited blindness diseases
  11. Face++ – Face recognition company
  12. First Solar
  13. Intel
  14. Quanergy Systems  – autonomous driving technology
  15. Vestas Wind Systems
  16. Apple
  17. Merck
  18. Carbon – 3D printing
  19. Desktop Metal – 3D printing
  20. Ionis Pharmaceuticals – Spinal muscular atrophy drug
  21. Gamalon – Machine learning
  22. Illumina – Gene sequencing
  23. Facebook
  24. Udacity – Massive Open Online Courses
  25. DJI – Drones
  26. MarcadoLibre – Online retailer in Latin America
  27. Microsoft
  28. Rigetti Computing – Quantum computing
  29. Kindred AI
  30. Sophia Genetics
  31. Tesla
  32. Oxford Nanopore – Genetic analysis
  33. Foxconn
  34. M-KOPA – Solar power
  35. ForAllSecure – Software security flaw detection
  36. Flipkart – Ebay in India
  37. Bluebird Bio
  38. Adidas
  39. IBM
  40. GE
  41. Alibaba
  42. HTC
  43. Blueprism
  44. Africa Internet Group
  45. Veritas Genetics
  46. Daimler – Electric trucks
  47. Salesforce
  48. Snap
  49. AntFinancial
  50. Baidu

Pearson Education (InformIT)

The Top Paying United States Companies

progress_trackingglassdoor.com just conducted a study of the companies in the S and P 500 to see which were the highest paying. Here is that list. Another indicator of the power of Information Technology right now in the US and abroad!

Company                 Median Pay

  1. Juniper                $134,721
  2. Netflix                  $132,220
  3. Equinix                $125,000
  4. Altera                   $122,814
  5. Visa                      $122,520
  6. Yahoo                  $121,200
  7. Xilinx                  $121,202
  8. VeriSign              $118,998
  9. Microsoft            $118,040
  10. Broadcom           $118,000
  11. F5 Networks       $117,620
  12. Adobe Systems   $117,415
  13. eBay                      $115,068