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3 Ways Technology Makes Running a Business Easier

In the fast-paced business world, anything that makes life easier to manage is snapped up immediately and tried out. Technology is a love it, hate it kind of deal for many business folks. Not every new tech idea is well executed and it takes time to learn new ones. But just like with how Google starts hundreds of little projects only to shut down most of them a few months later when users have already gotten used to using them in their everyday lives, business executives don’t have time for a do-over

EU Roaming Charges Finally Scrapped

Use Your Phone Across the EU at No Extra Cost New legislation has abolished roaming charges for UK mobile phones across the EU. But the effects of Brexit are yet to be made clear. UK holidaymakers are celebrating the news that they will be able to use their UK mobiles while travelling within the EU without incurring additional costs. The European Commission released a statement on 14 June, announcing that roaming charges will be abolished. The new legislation applies to data, calls and

All the gadgets and accessories you need for your virtual office experience

Source: http://www.servcorp.com/media/5267/bank-of-america-center-houston-feature.jpg When the time comes to be a little bit cautious in your business you need to cut costs wherever you can - and one of the leading ways that enterprising entrepreneurs have been saving is with a virtual office. A virtual office allows you to enjoy all of the key benefits of a brick and mortar office location, including: A prestigious address for your business cards and website Meeting rooms and office

A Bespoke Software Solution for your Business

Image by PremiumSoftwaress via Flickr The systems and processes that a company uses every day can be very limiting at times, especially when you are using an off-the-shelf variety of software. At the end of the day, no two companies are the same, even if they are in the same industry. So when it comes to streamlining your processes and systems, you may wish to consider a bespoke software package that is built specifically for your business needs. If you are not sure of what is possible when it

A Step-by-Step Guide to Building an App

Your organization has fallen behind in the digital marketplace, and you need to work with an app building company to reinvigorate how your brand interacts with customers on their smartphones, tablets, connected TVs, and more. You’re looking at mobile application development companies to hire and help you build a new product that will reengage your customers. Below you’ll find a guide to the process of working with a development company. However, it’s important to understand that each process

Internet Leads Go Cold Fast – Follow Up Faster

The auto sales industry is notoriously slow when it comes to following up on Internet leads, and that’s something that needs to change. More advertising than ever is directing consumers to dealership websites, and while only 5% of the traffic becomes a lead, salespeople are still dropping the ball when it comes to digital inquiries. There are two problems in this scenario: low traffic-to-lead conversion and slow response times. Fortunately, both of these issues can be solved with a single move. A

Get Versatility Out of Portable Coordinate Measuring Machines

The latest trends in metrology machines are leaning toward increased flexibility, versatility, and the ability to do inspections on the shop floor. One popular answer to the need to measure large and complex components on the shop floor are portable arms, especially those with integrated scanning systems. Portable arms, as their names suggest, also have the added advantage of transportability. They can be assembled and disassembled without having to be recalibrated and easily transported from one

Totally Customize Your Gaming System

No one is necessarily happy to shell out the multiple hundreds of dollars for a brand new PlayStation 4 (or equally expensive Xbox One). The same too goes for the cost of the latest and greatest games. It’s not something you’re thrilled about paying, but it comes with being a gamer. You have to spend a little money to try out the biggest releases. And it’s worth it, especially when your PS4 or Xbox provides years of entertainment. That is, if it’s handled with care, which sometimes is hard

Preserving the Past for Future Generations with NTT Data

NTT Data is in the process of a undergoing a massive project that will transform how knowledge is conveyed for future generations. In partnership with the Vatican Library, NTT Data is digitizing the entire priceless collection to be accessible from anywhere in the world. The Vatican Library might be the most important collection of historic works of writing and artwork on the entire planet. It was the mission of the Catholic Church to preserve knowledge for future generations, and for hundreds

The rise of Big Data – what it means for the enterprise

A few years ago, the idea of big data was still alien to many IT professionals. In fact, its key concepts of volume, variety and velocity were only identified in 2001 - and for many years after that, there was still very little understanding of exactly how best to harness this potential - or indeed what it could be for a business. But all this has changed. In just a short space of time, the technology has gone from being an untried theory, through the age of hype and uncertainty, to the point