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And Google strikes back! The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are almost here, and they are quite different from each other! For months now, we had an idea of what the Pixel 2 series would bring, and most of these rumours are true: two phones with different screen size and different aspect ratios. Until these phones are out on the 19th of October, you can get an insight on whether you should upgrade your phone… or not! Now, as long as you have a simple mobile phone which connects to the internet, you can still have some good…

Tech integration is becoming more and more common. Having an iphone, ipad, apple watch, and a MacBook that are all synched is a not an uncommon thing. The potential to link the POS system of your business to your network of devices only makes sense from a convenience and management standpoint. With mobile devices being in the hands of almost everyone in the U.S., it makes sense to integrate business tech into the suite of devices running on iOS or Android. A mobile credit card reader is another thing that could potentially help you process payments away from your business.…

With the latest and greatest technological explosion still well underway, the gizmos and gadgets available are mind-blowingly endless. However, with such a great selection of cool, new tech gear to choose from, consumers can often find themselves overwhelmed. The average consumer will see hundreds of advertisements for different technologically-related gear a month. From the best noise-cancelling headphones to the gamer’s perfectly stylized mouse, the options for any one consumer are vast. So how can you get ahead of the game and make sure you’re getting the tech you want at a reasonable price? Well, look no further. Below is a…

internet

How often would you say you use the Internet for searching for myriad of things? If the answer is not all that often, are you missing out on something? For millions of consumers, the Internet is their go-to source for a variety of needs. Whether it is purchasing goods and services, finding out information on a health matter, looking up ancestry, the list could literally go on forever. That said the worldwide web is only as good as the search effort you put into it. So, are you ready to put some more drive in your Internet searches? Knowing Where…

Voice recognition and digital dictation technology has come a long way, and many of us have already begun to appreciate the ways in which this technology can help to make life easier and more efficient.  Especially as it is becoming possible to use our voices to instruct our devices to carry out ever-more complicated tasks, it is clear that these technologies are poised to make a significant contribution to our working lives, improving efficiency and productivity on routine tasks and freeing up more time for more creative or complex projects. Already, legal firms are leading the way, integrating these technologies…

Of all the developments in IT in the 2010’s, cloud computing is shaping up to be one of the most important. Why is that so, and what is it doing for businesses in 2016? This article will shed some light on this issue. 1) Web security In today’s web environment, DDoS attacks is of the biggest threats out there. With the Internet of Things coming online, a host of poorly-defended servers are presently being exploited by hackers en masse. This has given them botnet zombies in numbers never before imagined, making solid sites suddenly vulnerable. To counter this threat, many…

If there were one important issue that affects everybody on planet Earth, it is climate change caused by global warming. Much has been said about switching from fossil fuels to cleaner, more sustainable energy source. There are various alternatives to the polluting fossil fuels, such as solar, wind, geothermal, etc. One company, Sunnova Solar, is at the forefront on the clean energy revolution. Founded in 2012, the company leveraged the deep experience and knowledge of its core leaders on solar power to raise $ 1 billion in private funding to propel itself to the top of the market. It prides…

When Microsoft released the product strategy for Office 2010, the stakes were higher than ever. Months before they actually released it, however, they began crowd sourcing software, enabling 9 million individuals to download the beta version and provide feedback. This allowed them to receive 2 million individual insights and comments. It also gave them an understanding of how their product was used, thereby making sure that people would be able to get the most out it. This was the largest crowd sourcing project of its kind to date. Why Crowd Sourcing Software Is the Way Forward If you wish to…

Medical Advances

20 years ago who would have guessed we all would have phones with High Definition video cameras, lightning fast internet, and the ability to communicate with thousands all in our pockets. If the tech industry has changed our daily lives this much, imagine its effect on medical advances. Here are some predictions for medical advances in the not so distant future. 3D printed Limbs This technology already exists, you can be a 3D printer at your local mall, go home and download schematics and print just about anything. The medical field is taking notice of this technology and already has…