Tag Archives: Technology

Education Technology Continues to Move Forward

In order for an individual to properly learn anything it has to be taught in a fashion commensurate with how he/she will use it in everyday life. For two decades schools, because of a myriad of factors, have been lagging behind society with the integration of technology. Nowadays, with four-of-five high school students coming to school with their own smartphone, it’s imperative that educators make adjustments to their curricula that sufficiently integrates the technologies and practices that people of the present utilize in practical life.

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Interpreting Analytics Isn’t Always Cut and Dry

In business, making good decisions is a must. You have to manage risk well. Today’s business is using analytics to drive decision making, and therefore needs to design and implement platforms that make this possible. If a business doesn’t properly set up their analytics or intelligence systems, their decisions may not be made with a useful perspective. Let’s take a look at these systems to see if you may be being fooled by your own numbers.

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Get the Technology Your Company Requires

The hardware that makes up your business’ IT infrastructure can be difficult to manage–particularly if that’s not where your specialty lies. While the first step to having a successful IT strategy is to have the proper hardware, acquiring it can be rather challenging at times, especially if your business doesn’t have an in-house IT department. Sometimes an outsourced approach is the best way to gain the best tech for your goals.

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Three Secrets to a Successful Business

It takes a lot of work and determination to make a successful small business. There are countless parts that need to be managed and maintained–so many that it can be difficult to assign a priority at times. There are certain requirements that your organization must achieve in order to remain successful, but it takes a little more than just business savvy to keep your organization ahead of the game. Let’s take a look at some of the ways your business can make itself stand out and achieve success.

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Traveling Productivity with Technology

Nobody enjoys packing for trips. You have to plan for all types of weather and run the risk of packing too much or too little. When you travel for work, you have the same frustrations about your devices. You can take them all and risk losing them or pack a few and not have the right device when you need it. Then you have to make sure you’re securely connecting to the Internet while using them. A lot of stress for a few days away. Today we are going to look at how to maximize your productivity while getting away from the office.

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Give Your Business the Tech Boost it Needs

Whether you own a small business or work for one, you might have an opinion on what types of technology help your company grow. It’s cliché to say, but you can ask ten different people and get ten different answers. The role technology has in operations comes down to a variety of factors. No matter the role, one thing is for sure, you want everything to work toward the goal of being productive. Today, we are going to look at four technologies that bring that goal within reach.

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Do You Suffer from Internet Addiction Disorder (IAD)?

Technology is so ingrained in our lives that it’s difficult to imagine living without it. Whether at work in front of a computer or at home on your phone, it’s becoming hard to put down our devices. This is a symptom of technology addiction, also known as Internet Addiction Disorder (IAD).

Though not officially labeled as a problem by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), health professionals have been interested in the possibilities of technology addiction since the early 1990s. What is Internet Addiction Disorder and how can you help you or someone you love.

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Taking a Closer Look at Nanotechnology

As technology advances, we expect our devices to become smaller and more efficient. The most noteworthy example is the computer. We’ve all seen pictures of the first computers. So big they would take up a whole room. That, of course, depends on the size of the room. A larger room wouldn’t be that bad, but that is neither here nor there. The point is that today, computers are a fraction of the size they used to be. We can even fit them in our pockets! Our computers and devices have increased performance at such small sizes because of advancement in nanotechnology. So, what is that exactly?

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