Everyday Devices With an IoT Upgrade

by Modis on January 17, 2017

Smart Kitchen IoTThe CES show in Las Vegas is where you see the hottest, wildest consumer-electronics products. One of the biggest trends this year was connecting everything to the Internet of Things, or IoT. From connected homes to health tracking, these are the everyday devices that have futuristic upgrades.

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Top Women Engineers To Watch In 2017

by Ashley Miracle on January 13, 2017

woman engineerLast month, a film was released that took a closer look at the history of women engineers in the United States. The movie was based on a true story surrounding a team of 3 African-American females that provided NASA with key mathematical data used to launch the program’s first successful mission in space during the late 1960’s. As this motion picture shows, historically, engineering has been known as a ‘boys only’ club. However, like other predominantly male-dominate fields, we see the ladies taking on crucial roles. Check out this list below that breaks down a few favorites to watch in 2017.

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Fighting Fake News Online

by Modis on January 10, 2017

Mark Twain once famously wrote, “A lie spreads halfway around the world while the truth is still getting its boots on.” This is a very fitting quote when looking at the Being able to identify fake newsrapid growth of fake news coverage that we experience today on the internet.

During the 2016 election, social media giant, Facebook, fell under heavy scrutiny after allegedly generating false news coverage surrounding the Presidential election. Although fake news online is nothing new, the Facebook incident opened the public’s eyes to the magnitude that it can be spread and the huge impact that it can have on our lives.

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2016 national jobs report156,000 jobs were created in December 2016, according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics jobs report. The unemployment rate saw little change at 4.7 percent, and 15,000 jobs were created in the professional and business services sector.

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Introducing Modis Engineering

by Modis on January 3, 2017

modis engineeringHere at Modis, our love of innovation runs deep. We’ve been providing top notch tech talent for the past 30 years and are proud of the relationships we’ve built with companies and job seekers alike. That’s why we’re expanding our horizons in 2017 to offer Modis Engineering. Now the same company who brings you quality IT opportunities and talent is also your go-to for engineering staffing needs!

Why introduce an engineering specialty when we’re already leaders in tech recruiting? Because we’re big fans of the field! Here are just a few things we love about engineering.

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Our Picks: Top 4 Tech Trends of 2017

by Modis on December 28, 2016

IT worker looking at 2017 tech trendsAs this year comes to a close, we look to the future to predict what we believe will be the top tech trends in 2017. From twists on reality, to drones delivering life-saving products, the new year is ushering in some of the greatest technology trends of all time. Read on to learn what tech trends the year ahead holds!
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