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March 6th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Every time you look at the user interface of an Apple product, you are looking at the legacy of the work of graphic artist Susan Kare, one of the latest inductees to the CompTIA Hall of Fame, IT Innovator Wing. In the early 1980s, when Kare was sought out by the then-fledgling Apple Computers, - Read More
March 6th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Can your business be truly successful if revenue remains steady — or even suffers a slight decline? Can your company be in top form when you haven’t hired a new employee in years? Achievement is best judged by those whose blood, sweat and tears went into building the organization, plus - Read More
March 6th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Robert (Bob) Faletra, an active and influential member of the IT channel and 25-year advocate for the industry will be inducted during CompTIA’s Annual Member Meeting into the 2014 class of the IT Hall of Fame. Faletra influenced and supported our industry through a variety of publishing and - Read More
March 4th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This is Women’s History Month — a time to recognize the often overlooked vision, courage and accomplishments of our nation’s women. To kick it off, did you know that a famous Hollywood actress of the 1930s and ‘40s, Hedy Lamarr, was also a pioneer for women and - Read More
March 3rd, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
We have noted many discussions over the last few years concerning the need for tax reform. Almost everyone is in agreement that tax reform is needed, as annual additions and edits to the tax code have left us with overly complex and burdensome compliance requirements for individuals and businesses - Read More
February 28th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This week, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1123, “the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act.” The text included a last-minute addition that limited the right to unlock a cell phone to the individual purchaser. This was in contrast to a previous version of the - Read More
February 27th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This sponsored blog entry was submitted by Chris Gonsalves of ChannelNomics. We’re all familiar with the trajectory technology innovations are supposed to take as they move toward mass adoption, that smooth bell curve that may or may not include Geoffrey Moore’s famous “chasm - Read More
February 26th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This Black History Month, CompTIA notes the contributions of Aaron Woods, director of U.S. solutions providers, relationship and partners at Xerox and the first African-American member of the CompTIA Board of Directors. Woods is an ardent supporter of TechVoice – CompTIA’s public - Read More
February 25th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
This week, CompTIA will urge the prompt enactment of H.R. 2992, “the Business Activity Tax Simplification Act of 2013,” legislation that modifies the way states can collect taxes from out-of-state businesses. CompTIA submitted its testimony for the hearing by the House Judiciary - Read More
February 21st, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
In the IT channel, the term reseller may still be alive and well, but it has undergone significant transformations in the past five years. While many providers still count on PC and other infrequent hardware sales to top off their coffers, many industry experts believe the bulk of new channel - Read More