“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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How to Adopt a Healthy Lifestyle for Personal Development

When it comes to your professional growth and career development, a majority of us focus on mastering our strengths and extending our skill sets, to create an impressive personal profile. Not many of us realize the significance of health and are unaware of how…

5 Marketing Strategies That Attract Millennials

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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?

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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,…

Here’s What Self-Driving Cars Will Do to Your Daily Commute

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With the new wave of self-driving cars, major changes to the driving world are on the horizon. A daily commute in the near-future will be very different once this technology becomes more mainstream. Gone will be the days of traffic stops and hydroplanes. No longer will you …

How Startups Are Providing Healthcare Access to U.S. Patients

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Startup companies who specialize in providing better access to healthcare have become incredibly popular in recent years. The reason? According to Inc.com, The Affordable Care Act has transformed the old model of treatment-based care and replaced it with a value-based model. …

Is the U.S. Falling Behind in Cyber Defense?

Much has been made of cyber threats that many organizations face these days, but many people assume that while businesses can fall to hackers, at least the government has the right defenses in place. But that assumption might actually be mistaken. Just as private…

What Amazon Can Teach Us About Using Cloud Computing Effectively

5 SEO Myths You Probably Still Believe

Amazon currently reigns as the undisputed cloud computing champion. With Amazon Web Services (AWS), the tech giant has a large share of the cloud market, one that dwarfs their closest competitors combined. AWS has turned into a juggernaut with more than a million active…

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

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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….

5 Simple Ways Small Businesses Can Improve Sales

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It’s not easy to run a successful small business. Many small businesses already have a long list of challenges they need to overcome, and as technology rapidly advances, those challenges only seem to get more formidable by the day. To truly be successful, small…

How to Design a Successful Kickstarter Campaign

How to Design a Successful Kickstarter Campaign

Kickstarter is a website that allows inventors, business owners, and freelance creators from around the world to turn their projects into a reality. This is accomplished by allowing people with ideas of all kinds to pledge money to see the goal to its end,…

4 Interesting Business Ideas Utilizing the Cloud

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

Watching Netflix in Virtual Reality is Now a Thing

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 …

What Converged Infrastructure Means for Today’s Businesses

Many organizations are currently undergoing a significant shift in how they operate, particular when it comes to IT departments. The idea is to slowly but surely move away from the traditional data center technologies that have been in use for years. With the traditional…

How the Internet of Things Is Changing What You Eat

Culture Shift: Rise of Public Markets and Food Halls

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 …

Beyond Just Functional: Adding Fun to Office Furniture

Imagine leaving a business meeting and literally gliding down a slide to reach your desk. It may sound like some wacky innovation from a Roald Dahl story, but it’s actually what’s been happening in offices around the world. Many modern offices are even starting…