Category Archives: Tech

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

A Brief History of Online Trading

Although most people imagine stock trading floors as a mass free-for-all with suited types screaming and making frantic hand gestures as they buy and sell their stocks, this scene is actually a relic from a bygone era. It's still a free-for-all of course, but today's market traders are an entirely different bunch, for the most part staring at computer screens and making virtually all of their trades at the push of a button. Although online trading seems like a recent innovation, but traders

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

Data Storage Ideas to Save Space and Money

Inflation might be down and reports of a return to a thriving economy all over the news, but business owners can never afford to rest on their laurels. Having learned some hard lessons in monetary efficiency over recent years, and reaped the benefits of a cost-cutting mindset, maintaining that attitude in the coming months will ensure a more profitable future. The way you use the space available to you can either save money or waste it. Here are a couple of data storage ideas to make it work

Forex Trading: Everything You Need to Know

Everyone these days is looking for an investment that is somewhat out of the box. They are tired of watching their choice stock picks move up and down liking a roller coaster. That’s where Forex trading comes in. Investors are moving their money from the stock markets to Forex markets hoping to make big bucks in a short time. Forex markets trade over $3.2 trillion daily, considerably more than any other financial market. But Forex trading is not as simple as people think. Statistics have shown

What Are The Best Business Mobile Phones?

In today's intensely competitive mobile landscape, it can be difficult to suss out which phones are right for your business. With a full slate of features that outshine computers that used to fly rockets to the moon and back just a couple of generations ago, the confusion you are feeling towards the task of buying business handsets for your office is completely understandable. To clear the air and make your task a less onerous one, we have profiled three of the hottest phones on the market to

Join The Cloud Computing Revolution

Is cloud computing a game-changing invention? It's certainly altering the way the business world works these days, that's for sure. The benefits of using the Cloud are plentiful and offered a fantastic ROI to many businesses, as well as altering the way they carry out their operations forever. The network has enabled employees to take a much more flexible approach to how they do their duties - allowing them to access their office remotely. This naturally gives staff much more freedom with

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