Indiana bias crimes bill worrisome without protected classes

TechPoint president & CEO Mike Langellier encourages you to contact your legislators and voice your opinion on Indiana bias crimes bill SB12.

FCC looks to Indiana to set national 5G standards

FCC Commissioner Carr joined several political and corporate representatives at the Indiana Statehouse on Tuesday, September 4, to announce a proposal for national regulations around 5G tech, with Indiana's laws serving as a template.

Calling for change: why we support Indiana bias crimes legislation

Indiana is home to about 20 percent of the 5,000 Genesys employees worldwide, yet Indiana is one of only five states in the United States that does not have some form of bias crime law. Genesys CEO Paul Segre calls on the tech community to help change that.

GDPR paves a way to better privacy and security standards

ClearObject CEO John McDonald examines the European Union's new data privacy law and how U.S.-based tech companies can lead the charge in protecting their users' data.

Indiana leans into exempting SaaS sales tax

While Indiana saw a short legislative session at the beginning of 2018, the state ended with a big victory for tech companies looking for clarity on the software-as-a-service (SaaS) tax policy.

Tax Reform’s Impact on Tech Companies: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Like it or not, tax reform is here, and its impact is far-reaching. Technology companies in particular should pay close attention as they could be affected more than others. The following is a summary of key provisions in the new law and their implications for tech companies. Additional information on tax law changes – such […]

Degrees in tech from WGU Indiana offer more than a diploma

Tech workers and employers alike must stay up-to-date on the latest skills and trends. Universities can provide access to new kinds of knowledge and practical skills to help employees be prepared for the tech ecosystem, who can then bring the latest techniques to their employers. Keeping up to date, however, can be an expensive proposition. […]

Tech Community Participation is Essential to Indiana’s Legislative Process

As daily news increasingly includes updates from this year’s legislative session at the Statehouse, we are reminded that laws are best created by the people they will impact. Those working in Indiana’s tech community have an obligation to actively participate in the legislative process and to ensure our voices are clearly heard on key legislation around […]