Has technology killed our morning commute?

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The early morning commute can bring about a sense of dread in even the most patient of travellers. But while it can seem like a monotonous journey day in day out, it actually has changed significantly over the years, which is largely thanks to advances in technology. Next time you step onto that train, take a look around you to see just how much has changed in recent years.

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The New Frontier of the Internet in the Developing World

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If you are part of the “developed world” (that somewhat condescending term by the great powers of the 20th century distinguish themselves from everyone else), you and everyone you know likely have access to the internet, or can get it if they try. In fact, this is practically taken for granted in much of North America, Europe, and regions of Asia. We (developees) forget that, in much of the world, internet is this brand new thing. If it exists at all! ISPs have left their mark over virtually every inch of the US and UK, among others, but a brief glance at internet statistics show that ISPs have only begun to bring in customers. The “rest of the world” has yet to be connected.

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Interior revolution: how gadgets have changed the way we live

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Interior revolution: how gadgets have changed the way we live

We are all now pretty much up to our waists in the digital revolution. Even though things may not quite have gone down the dystopian road of Blade Runner yet, they have certainly been developing in leaps and bounds, as any former owner of a now redundant collection of video or audio tapes will be happy to tell you.

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Allocacoc – Powercube

Allocacoc is a firm started by two graduates of Industrial Design of the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. The firm gives a twist to products that remained unchanged for years. One such product is the power strip: the last couple of decades these remained almost unchanged, despite several design flaws. The PowerCube offers a new perspective, adapting to your needs instead of the other way around.

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Is tech revolutionising the world of finance?

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Technology is moving at a rapid pace and digital innovations have changed our lives in many ways. Industries such as the finance sector have also benefited a great deal from new technology. It has changed the way that we interact with our banks and financial institutions have been able to take advantage of new technologies to attract new customers.

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The business case for VoIP

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Effective communication is crucial in business, so your choice of phone system could have a big impact on your firm’s ability to function properly. Rather than opting for traditional systems, you might be tempted to switch to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) setups, such as those offered by Chess.

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Using online resources to promote your business

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If you are running your own business it is very important that you learn how to properly promote it. A robust business marketing strategy is really the only way a business today can compete against rivals; fortunately, there are many excellent resources available online to achieve this.

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Simple, user-friendly and functional location app. Does it really exist?

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From now on it does. We’ve created this wonder, SpyCollar, especially for you.
SpyCollar is a mobile tool enabling you to track down your friends.

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It’s not easy being green

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One of the easy to spot indicators that you are becoming middle-aged, that you are getting older and grumpier, is that little things really start to bug you. Not the big, earth-shaking issues, just little things really wind you up. This week the thing that has been really getting up my nose is the inane messages that a lot of people seem to have at the bottom of their email, saying something along the lines of: “Please protect our environment – think before you print.”

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4 Shortcuts to Success at Trade Fairs.  

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Looking for different marketing strategies for your businesses product or service? You may already have a large social media presence, an advertising campaign, and a customer mail list, but one thing that you may not have tried you hand at is a trade fair.

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