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Snapstreaks Are Apparently a Really Big Deal

By | Nov 7, 2017 at 3:50 pm

On Monday, Snapchat experienced a widespread outage, preventing thousands of users from communicating with friends, family, and strangers via short, disappearing messages. Tragically for users and Snapchat PR managers alike, the outage lasted for hours rather than minutes, sending the avid social media community…

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7 Predictions for the Future of Augmented Reality

By | Oct 23, 2017 at 8:30 am

Imagine grocery shopping with a set of glasses that directs you to your preferred items on the shelf, or repairing your car with help from an expert technician who virtually comes into your garage to walk you through the fix. Imagine visiting the Louvre…

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How Technology Is Impacting the Jewelry Industry

By | Oct 21, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Technology, as we know, has advanced by leaps and bounds, marking its presence into the everyday aspects of our lives. Needless to say, it has also made its way to jewelry businesses. Trendy designs, increased availability, and overall access has brought a fresh excitement…

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3 Business Buzzwords That Are Making Your Coworkers Hate You

By | Oct 18, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Working in an office comes with its own set of buzzwords. From “having enough bandwidth” to “circling back,” employees in offices big and small need a non-existent dictionary to navigate everyday life at their jobs. However, there are a few buzzwords that rub people…

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CTA’s 2017 Holiday Tech Trends: Here Are All the Stats You Need to Know

By | Oct 11, 2017 at 2:45 pm

In one of the Innovate Celebrate 2017 conference’s most anticipated talks, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has today announced the 24th Annual Holiday Tech Trends for the upcoming season. As always, the consumer fervor behind the gift-giving frenzy stretching from the start of Thanksgiving until…

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17 Future Technologies That People Find the Most Unsettling

By | Oct 3, 2017 at 10:50 am

Being afraid of technology is a natural response in the modern age. With self-driving cars, drones, and artificial intelligence going from sci-fi lore to headline news in a manner of years, everyday consumers have been bombarded with more new technologies on a daily basis…

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Is the Future of Artificial Intelligence in Your Television?

By | Sep 19, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Smart TVs have been all the trend for a few years, and it’s not hard to understand why. You get access to the web, streaming services, social media websites, and more, straight from your set. It’s been surmised that one of the next steps…

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Why More Customers are Cutting the Cord

By | Sep 18, 2017 at 7:15 am

Live TV streaming services are slowly becoming the norm, and that represents a major change to the status quo of the cable industry. Until recently, you could only get live TV from cable and on-demand from online services, but now the lines are blurring…

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Study: Nearly Half of Americans Are Just Not That Into Technology

By | Sep 13, 2017 at 2:30 pm

There’s no denying technology has changed the way Americans live their lives. From friendly communication to online banking, smartphones, artificial intelligence, and everything in between has made life infinitely easier, significantly more convenient, and notably more complicated. And while adoption has been fairly universal,…

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Study: Millennials Care More About Work Life Balance Than Career Advancement

By | Sep 8, 2017 at 10:50 am

Millennials are perhaps one of the most talked about generations in the history of the world. Articles, memes, posts, blogs, and even billboards have been created to condemn or congratulation people born between the early 80s and the late 90s. They’ve killed businesses, they’ve…

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Read a Book Day: 7 Book Suggestions From Tech Entrepreneurs

By | Sep 6, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Today is Read a Book Day, and what better way to celebrate than by bolstering your reading list. To do this, we asked the tech community what some of their favorite or most influential books were in their lives. While we received more than…

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7 Websites That Keep Entrepreneurs Up to Speed on the Latest Trends

By | Sep 1, 2017 at 9:20 am

There’s a particular type of entrepreneur that loves a good side-hustle. The options are well-established: eBay flipping, Dropshipping, and affiliate marketing through a niche website are all practically tropes. But to get a foothold, you’ll need to pick a trend that people care about. And…

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Why Is Bike Share So Freaking Popular?

By | Aug 24, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Bike sharers have taken over 88 million rides in the U.S. since 2010. Last year alone, they took 28 million rides, which is more than the number of people who visited Walt Disney World that year. When you beat Disney World, you know you…

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Will AI’s Security Risks Limit Consumer Adoption?

By | Aug 21, 2017 at 6:30 pm

By 2020, it’s projected that 85 percent of customer interactions will be managed without a human. Currently, machine learning provides a wide range of functions in our everyday life. Artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms assist trend analysis in industries such as finance and healthcare. AI helps…