“I’ve been blessed to have a successful career and have recently taken a step back to pursue my passion of writing. I’ve started doing freelance writing and I love to write about new technologies and how it can help us and our planet. I also write for Dell every once and awhile.” – Rick DelGado


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5 Marketing Strategies That Attract Millennials

Marketers are constantly on the lookout for new ways to reach out to Millennials to build lasting relationships, and for good reason—Millennials represent up to $200 billion a year target market. However, it can be difficult to get and hold the attention of the...


What Will Social Media Do for Politics in the Future?

Advances in technology often change the world of politics. In the early 1920s, the introduction of the radio brought politicians into our homes and made them more personable. Again in the 1960’s, the TV put candidates in the homes of thousands of Americans. Today,...


The Best Tools for Improving Employee Engagement

To run an efficient business, companies must have employees that do more than simply complete tasks. Any digital system can ensure that objectives are reached according to specifications, but human involvement creates results that are unique, passionate, and engaging to ...


The Implications of Elon Musk’s OpenAI Initiative

When some of the biggest names in technology speak, the rest of the industry sits up and pays attention. That’s exactly what happened earlier this year when Elon Musk of Tesla fame and Sam Altman of Y Combinator announced a new business called OpenAI....


4 Interesting Business Ideas Utilizing the Cloud

Cloud computing has significantly transformed the way businesses operate. One only needs to see the explosion in the number of companies adopting Cloud solutions to see that many organizations understand its many benefits. As companies become more familiar with the Cloud, they ...


Implications of Netflix’s Completed Cloud Migration

This past January, the media content delivery service Netflix announced that they had completed migrating their entire video streaming service to Amazon Web Services's cloud. Completion of Netflix’s seven-year-long, massive data migration had been previously scheduled for ...


How the Internet of Things Is Changing What You Eat

Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2014—sort of a Farmer’s Almanac for businesses working toward digital integration by leveraging emerging technologies—predicts that the public imagination of what the Internet of Things will do for us will continue to run ...


Should You Move Your Company to the Cloud?

Though the cloud is now a common enough term, there are still many businesses unsure about making the switch. Their arguments are valid and their concerns are well-founded – but that doesn’t mean the cloud isn’t the right choice for them. There are two...


Small Business Checklist: 6 Steps for Cloud Adoption

From the way businesses are talking these days, the cloud is where it’s at. To be sure, cloud computing has certainly helped companies find new benefits that improve productivity, increase capabilities, and cut down on operational costs. Simply saying that businesses need to ...