Fashion Tech Trends: Augmented and Virtual Reality

The Latest Fashion Trend? Augmented and Virtual Reality From Facebook’s release of the consumer version of their Oculus Rift headsets, to Pokémon Go’s record-breaking downloads, there’s no doubt augmented and virtual reality has the potential to revolutionize a multitude of industries—the fashion world included. As we discussed in a previous post, the combination of fashion and technology can be delightfully en vogue. Let’s take a look at some of the ways fashion designers and brands are entering the AR/VR space: Bring the Dressing Room to You Picture this. You fight to find a parking spot at the mall, and then…

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Digital Marketing and the Power of AI

How AI Powered Digital Marketing Can Make Your Dollars Go Further In what seemed like an instant, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has gone from being the topic of science fiction to a nearly indistinguishable part of our daily lives. Hardly a day goes by when we do not consult AI developed software to help with directions, pick a new movie, or provide today’s trending headlines.  But beyond these everyday tasks, AI is revolutionizing how your business can reach its customers or clients more efficiently. Here we take a look at how this exciting technology it is poised to change the future…

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The Things You Can Accomplish with the Internet of Things

At any given moment, there are billions of conversations going on all around you that you would never understand, even if you could hear them. This is not an insult but a reference to the conversations between devices connected through the Internet of Things (IoT). Let’s tune you into the conversation. Read on and we’ll brief you on the basics of this increasingly complex system and tell you how to leverage it to boost productivity in your personal and professional life. The ABCs of IoT In 1999, when the average person was just growing comfortable with basic Internet, Executive Director…

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Three AI Trends for a More Secure Future

This year, the smartwatch became a wardrobe staple and Google’s Alexa replaced Pam, from The Office, as everyone’s favorite assistant. We may only be about halfway through, but we think it safe to declare 2017 the year when artificial intelligence (AI) shed its image as a science fiction fixture and secured its spot in our everyday lives. That’s not all AI is securing! With AI technology evolving at a rapid pace, tomorrow promises to be very different from today, particularly in the security department. Look-out for the following AI trends that promise to protect us in the streets, at the…

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The future of video conferencing – 3 trends

For decades, video conferencing has been a nice-to-have feature for most businesses, but not a necessity. Thanks to advances in both hardware and software—as well as the growing demand for visual communications among millennials in the workforce—that’s all about to change. Despite the decrease in bandwidth costs, both hardware and software continue to improve video quality while using better compression methods that eat up even less bandwidth. This has helped reduce the costs of video conferencing services and devices, which has led to a widespread adoption in the workplace. Today, virtual meetings can be held in large video conferencing rooms…

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Stretch Your IT Budget with These 6 Technology Tips

used with permission from HP Small Business Center For small- and medium-sized companies, the difference between a successful year and a dismal one often comes down to how well they can stick to the b-word: BUDGET. Luckily, the recipe for budgeting success is simple: spend less, while making more. But there’s a virulent SMB myth that — especially in a weak economy — the only way to save money is to forgo buying the new computers, servers, and printers that your employees need. Not true. Below are some simple reasons why investing in technology can actually save you money over…

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