Innovation

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NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 17: The Nashville Predators celebrate an overtime win against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Three of the Western Conference First Round during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena on April 17, 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

With This New Tech Deal, Bridgestone Arena is a Fan’s Dream

By Winfield Jack The Nashville Predators scored an assist from Comcast Business to get fans at "Smashville" out of the WiFi “penalty box.” The National Hockey League (NHL) team partnered with Comcast Business to create a customized,

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Revisiting Nashville’s Standout Tech Stories from 2017

By Laura Pochodylo It’s been quite a year for Nashville’s growing tech community, and Forward Beat has been along for the ride, documenting some of the most interesting creators, innovators, and businesses along the way. When you’re moving at

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Women Veterans Have a Remarkable History in Technology

By Lee Rennick Nashville has a growing female technology community, which i with a long and distinguished history that began with the daughter of an infamous 19th century poet, Lord Byron. But it was a female admiral who brought women out of the

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Obituaries: There’s An App for That

By Lee Rennick Recently, Pew Research Center, an American think tank located in Washington, D.C., completed a study on the use of technology by seniors. What they found is that the generational tech gab is diminishing. John Haswell, an

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Nashville Tech is Helping Seniors Live Better Lives

By Laura Pochodylo While coding, startups and establishing tech incubators are often terms and activities we hear associated with younger Nashvillians, much of Nashville’s digitally fluent generation is focused on aging. There’s a whole community

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