Information Technology Companies 2021 – Hawaii Business Magazine

Mabel R. Acton

These trusted technology firms help local companies reach consumers, market their products and keep their business thriving.

 
Is Yours The Next Hawai‘i Business To Be HACKED?

Imagine seeing this message on your computer: “We have LOCKED your customer files. Pay $500 PER RECORD to get them back. You have 48 hours to pay or we DELETE them all.”

Ransomware like this, as well as cyberattacks and viruses are far too common among Hawai‘i businesses. That’s because hackers today will stop at nothing to break into your network, steal your data and wreak havoc on your business and finances. When that

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VERB Technology Highlights Favorable Livestream E-Commerce Trends in Recent Conference and …

Mabel R. Acton

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. and SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VERB Technology Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: VERB) (“VERB” or the “Company”), a leader in interactive video-based sales enablement applications, including interactive livestream ecommerce, webinar, CRM and marketing applications for entrepreneurs and enterprises, today recapped successful presentations at two virtual events last week. Rory J. Cutaia, CEO of VERB, presented its sales enablement software-as-a-service platform at VirtualInvestorConferences.com, a live, interactive online event. The February 4 presentation is now available as an archived webcast here. Additionally, Mr. Cutaia had a full day’s schedule of one-on-one meetings with institutional investors

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U.S. Drops Net Neutrality Lawsuit Against California

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The U.S. Department of Justice has dropped its Trump-era lawsuit against California enacting its own net neutrality rules.

The news, spotted by Ars Technica, means the federal government is letting the state do what it wants when it comes to net neutrality, which is in line with the Biden Administration’s promise to reinstate the laws at the federal level. Federal Communications Commission Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel said in a statement that she is “pleased” by the turn of events.

The California Internet Consumer Protection and Net Neutrality Act

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Reinvent Technology Surges on Hippo SPAC Merger Reports

Mabel R. Acton


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The shares of blank-check company Reinvent Technology Partners (NYSE:RTP) surged more than 11% in pre-market trading this morning after reports that merger talks were ongoing with insurance fintech Hippo. The RTP stock price reached $14.50 a share, as of 6 a.m. Eastern. It closed on Feb. 5 at $13.02.



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Reinvent, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) backed by LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman

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