Category Technology

Slack Now Offers Solution for Larger Businesses

Long a favorite project management system for small and flexible companies, Slack is now expanding to provide services for corporations and multi-tiered businesses. Called Slack Enterprise Grid, the solution keeps most of Slack’s popular features like conversation channels and message threads, chat, and both video and voice calls. The difference is the enterprise solution will […]

Major Corporations Join to Develop Digital Ledger System

Microsoft, Intel, JPMorganChase, and other titans of the business world have joined forces to develop a computing system that would allow unrelated computers and servers to securely gather and store data. The Ethereum Enterprise Alliance will collaborate to create a system based on blockchain, a digital ledger system that doesn’t rely on a central authority […]

CES 2017 Debuts New Business-Changing Technology

Earlier this month, CES 2017 was the place to debut tomorrow’s game changing technology. The annual consumer electronics trade show features exhibitors around the world showcasing the latest in mobile, enterprise, home, automotive, and more. Here’s a look at a few concepts that may impact your everyday business operations in the future:   Razer’s Three-Screen […]

Will Self-Driving Cars Signal with a Smile?

When you cross the street do you wave or make eye contact with the driver to make sure they’ve seen you? Most pedestrians do. In a few years you may look at the driver’s seat and see someone napping, reading the newspaper, or playing a mobile game. They’re in a self-driving car – and while you will be […]

The Last USB Port Is Coming

The newest USB port is called USB-C, and it should be the last time you’ll ever have to change the way you plug in electronics. Advantages of USB-C include: It’s symmetrical, meaning you won’t have to fumble to get the plug the right way up It works for power and data transfer, meaning you can use the […]

Long TSA Lines? Get Appy!

It’s been a story of summer crankiness: the TSA and its airport security screening contractors are terribly understaffed, causing epic wait times during peak travel season for the United States. If you’re a frequent business traveler, you may already have TSA Pre-Check, the security clearance that helps buyers bypass long lines at screening and customs. If you don’t, or […]

Google Announces VR, Improved Assistant, and More at I/O 2016

Last week, Google introduced a line of new and improved initiatives to developers gathered for the company’s I/O 2016 conference. The projects presented during the event will roll out this year and into 2017. Here’s a look at some of the biggest announcements: Improved Assistant Function: Now called Google Assistant, the voice-activated search function found across many Google […]