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Dana Blankenhorn

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Dana Blankenhorn has been a business journalist since 1978, and a tech reporter since 1982. He has a B.A. from Rice University and an MS in Journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School.

His specialty has been getting to the future ahead of the crowd. He began covering the Internet in 1985, e-commerce in 1994, the Internet of Things in 2005, open source in 2005 and renewable energy in 2010. He has written for every medium from newspapers and magazines to Web sites, from books to blogs. He still seeks tomorrow from his Craftsman home in Atlanta.

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Wind Energy Gets Profitable Gust -- A Mighty Wind Blows From the Developing World to Indiana

By Dana Blankenhorn

Windstream Technologies, which uses a sun-wind energy combination in its SolarMill, could be a model for the boons innovations can bring to American employment. But can it take off?

09:10AM 09/08/14

BP Verdict a Warning That Oil and Profit Are Not the Same Thing

By Dana Blankenhorn

Oil producers' margins are being squeezed by the increasing costs of safety and transportation.

11:47AM 09/05/14

Home Depot's Possible Breach Makes What Happened at Target Look Like Practice

By Dana Blankenhorn

Malware reportedly input into terminals at Home Depot stores may cost the company far more than the $148 million lost by Target last Christmas.

10:56AM 09/04/14

The Important Lesson of Staples’ Fall is Technology Destruction

By Dana Blankenhorn

Technology destroys whole industries. Rather than fighting it, or grieving it, investors need to accept it.

10:28AM 09/03/14

Hershey's Logo Change Is Fine, So Stop the Whining

By Dana Blankenhorn

Despite increasingly difficult U.S.-China relations, Hershey has increased its bets in the world's second-largest economy.

01:51PM 09/02/14

If We Have Cyberwar With Russia, You Are on the Front Line

By Dana Blankenhorn

This week's announced cyberattack at JPMorgan Chase may have been just about money. But if a cyberwar is coming, all your computers are on the front line.

01:07PM 08/29/14

Lending Club to Be First of Many Crowdfunders to Hit the Market

By Dana Blankenhorn

Lending Tree writes loans on one side of its ledger and pays notes on the other side. Its success will depend on its transaction processing.

11:48AM 08/28/14

With Twitch, Amazon Poses Big Threat to Broadcasters, Google

By Dana Blankenhorn

By purchasing Twitch, Amazon is no longer just a merchant. Now it's a broadcaster.

11:57AM 08/26/14

Seven Things Walmart Is Already Doing to Spark Growth

By Dana Blankenhorn

Walmart has been testing some ideas that could transform it quickly. It just needs to step on the accelator.

11:38AM 08/25/14

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