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A hive of bees flies more than 55,000 miles to make one pound of honey. But when California’s almond orchards need pollinating, Leo and Laura Lockhart load 800 hives on a semi and transport honeybees over to the Golden State to do their thing. Pollination helps farmers boost their crop yield, and it’s currently the […]
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When even the giants aren’t safe in the cloud, what’s everyone else to do? TD Bank, Ford and Netflix all discovered this month that their data was exposed when card-skimming hacker group Magecart found a way to scan Amazon S3 buckets (public cloud storage that holds data and other backend essentials for companies) and hit […]
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Checking into a hotel room requires a whole host of steps: collecting luggage, receiving the key, signing the requisite paperwork. Sometimes that paperwork is provided through a third-party travel booking agency, with the buyer sparing it just a quick glance before submitting the documents. Occasionally those documents are filled out in person, where hotel guests, […]
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By J. Adrian Stanley and Pam Zubeck, Colorado Springs Independent  The El Paso County Assessor’s Office announced plans last week to tax short-term rentals, often referred to by the brand name Airbnb, as commercial properties. The change opens a can of worms regarding how those properties are handled by city and county officials, insurance companies […]
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El Paso County is asking business owners to weigh in on a new master plan that will map out the county’s growth for the next 30-50 years. Businesses and citizens will have multiple opportunities to provide input during the planning process, including public meetings and an online survey. The county’s existing plan is a compilation […]
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A self-described free spirit with a “rebel heart,” Brittany Lippert’s career plans were never set in stone. She knew one thing for certain, however — the 9-to-5 world wasn’t for her. “I’ve always had this part of me that doesn’t love status quo,” Lippert said. “I feel like a lot of people are trying to […]
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Artificial intelligence is raising the stakes in cybersecurity: It’s boosting defenses even as it builds faster and more devastating attacks. The latest report from Malwarebytes Labs, “When artificial intelligence goes awry: Separating science fiction from fact,” analyzes the advantages of using AI and machine learning in cybersecurity, as well as the emerging threats created by […]
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Pueblo Community College might not be the first place people think of for nursing and allied health care training. But the college has been turning out hundreds of health care professionals each year who go on to work in settings throughout southern Colorado. “We have some really great programs, and we offer a lot of […]
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Despite federal funding cuts that spurred a 10 percent reduction in its workforce, Pikes Peak Workforce Center officials say that consumers will see no changes in the quantity or quality of service. “It is not going to affect any of the services or any of the outreach that we do in the community,” said Traci […]
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Live music is every bit as vital to Axe and the Oak Whiskey House’s business model as its signature malted liquor. Mondays and Tuesdays are for acoustic music, with a house DJ on Wednesdays, said Lauren Reece, Axe and the Oak’s marketing director. Thursday through Saturday is when the more established bands, many of them […]
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In space — the field, not the place — there are startups developing disruptive technologies, and there are government and DoD organizations that need them. It’s tough for those entities to find each other. “If you’re somebody coming out of the university or commercial world, this is intimidating — maneuvering the [Federal Acquisition Regulation] and […]
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Since 1997, residents of Springs Ranch have enjoyed living within sight of a golf course that provides soothing green space and allows their neighborhoods to breathe. Homes there are desirable, said Lou Morales, who has lived in Springs Ranch for 22 years and now owns a home that overlooks the golf course’s 13th hole. “Realtor.com […]
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