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Self-Driving Cars Are Here, Are You Ready?

There are over 22 automakers and 34 hardware/software companies working in some way on self-driving cars. At least, that was the count when I released my latest technology report tracking the industry, “The State of Autonomous Vehicles.”  Since then, I’ve come to learn …

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Digital Healthcare in 2017: Prepare for Good News

Disruption of the healthcare industry is at a level that many predicted but few understood. Yet, here we are facing 2017, with more amazing news. Moving to a more value-based model has meant greater focus on preventative medicine, patient-centered and patient-powered care, and …

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The 2016 Mobile Year in Review from Mobile Futures

It’s no secret that mobile has become the golden goose of the technology world. Everything from business practices and ecommerce transactions to video content and financial endeavors are taking place on these handheld devices and the startup world has taken notice. But …

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Study: Small U.S. Businesses Are Getting Even Smaller

The Kauffman foundation’s latest study, released this Thursday, has revealed new data on the state of small business in the U.S. The document, officially titled the “Kauffman Index of Main Street Entrepreneurship,” measures the activity of United States …

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Blippar Opens Services for DIY Augmented Reality

Augmented reality has become one of several burgeoning tech innovations in recent years. With Pokémon Go becoming one of the most downloaded games in the history of apps, more and more companies are seeing the value of AR in the business world. From retail…

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What You Need to Know About Chatbot Technology

Chatbots have become an integral technology in everything from social media to business softwares. Between their impressive capacity for obtaining knowledge and their elaborate means of responding, chatbots will be part of the technology landscape for years to come. The …

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Chatbots Are Shaping the Future of Technology

In the fast-paced world of today, knowledge of global trends is imperative when it comes to success. Whether you’re about to give an elevator pitch or sit down with your employees, what’s going on in the world should always inform on your strategy, your content,…

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Is the World Ready for Instant Apps?

Mobile users love their apps. They’re faster and more convenient than accessing a full website on their devices, and they can get to what they want faster. Kids can download games and videos with the click of a button and a short wait. Personal finance…

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Are Digital Platforms the Future of Academia? [Vote]

Tech.Co has partnered with Arlington Economic Development to bring you this story.  Supporters of education through digital platforms can point to a host of issues solved by the flexibility and reasonable prices of online education. It helps working adults finish degrees. It …