Posts Tagged ‘technology’

How IT Affects Employee Happiness

When the gurus talk about their recipes for happy workers, they seldom mention technology. Information technology is normally only discussed in terms of productivity. But it turns out employers looking for a happy (and productive) workforce ignore technology at their cost. “Lifestyle IT” reaches the office Technology is marketed as aspirational. Phones are not sold […]

What is the “Internet of Things?”

The “Internet Of Things” is the existence of uniquely identifiable devices interconnected via the Internet. The interconnection of these devices is expected to introduce automation in nearly all fields. There is a lot of hype about IoT, and we are at the point of wondering what it will mean for us as individuals, employees, and […]

How Should You Budget for IT?

Cast your mind forward 5 years. Will we still send so many emails? Will we be satisfied with a keyboard to fill in web forms and use passwords to log on to secure systems? The changes in speed of access and capability will be many. As facial recognition, voice recognition, and biometrics develop, our concept […]

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Thanksgiving

By: Alicia Hernandez, Think Technical Writer Thanksgiving is around the corner. And shhhhh… don’t say it too loud, but Christmas is only SEVEN Fridays away. Ahhh, the holidays! A lovely time of year for families to get together, eat, and be merry. But, as with everything else, technology is changing even the age-old traditions of […]

Let’s Talk About Compatibility

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By: Melissa Glick, CEO Think Network Technologies According to the Chinese Zodiac, I am a Lion and my business partner (and brother) is a Snake. The male snake is intelligent, wise, but his weakness is that he is not good at talk or communication. The female tiger is open-minded, frank, and cares for others but […]