Blog January 21, 2019 21/01/2019

5 Ways Social Media Can Place You at a Security Risk

Lately, it seems there’s a story in the news almost every day about some type of security breach. Everyone – from massive financial institutions to government agencies – is at risk of becoming a victim. And if you use social media on a regular basis, you too may be placing yourself in harm’s way for a number of potential security...
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The Rise of Computer Generated Influencers (1) January 11, 2019 11/01/2019

The Rise of Computer Generated Influencers

Influencer marketing is a very real and very effective tool for brands today. In fact, one survey found that 70% of millennial consumers are influenced by the recommendations of their peers in buying decisions. That same survey also revealed that 30% of consumers are more likely to buy a product that is recommended by a non-celebrity. And since influencer collaborations...
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5 Ways Mobile Apps Can Make You Safer January 9, 2019 09/01/2019

5 Ways Mobile Apps Can Make You Safer

These days, we use our smartphones for just about everything. We shop on them. We connect with friends and family through text and social media. We check email, do our banking and use them to stay organized. What we often fail to realize, however, is that these mobile devices have the potential to change or even possibly save our lives....
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How_IoT_is_Changing_Retail_Forever October 30, 2018 30/10/2018

How IoT is Changing Retail Forever

Picture this. You walk into a local store to buy a new pair of sunglasses. As you enter through the automatic doors, you hear a ping from your smartphone. On the screen, you discover a detailed map directing you to the exact location of the store where you will find the pair of glasses you viewed earlier online. As you’re...
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7_Things_Social_Media_Can_Help_You_Do. October 22, 2018 22/10/2018

7 Things Social Media Can Help You Do

By 2019, experts estimate there will be around 2.77 billion social media users around the globe. There’s little question that social media has become an integral part of our everyday lives. We use it to stay connected with friends and family, learn more about the brands we do business with and stay abreast of what’s going on in the news...
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Machine_Learning_vs._Deep_Learning October 8, 2018 08/10/2018

Machine Learning vs. Deep Learning – What’s the Difference?

If you’ve spent any amount of time on the internet over the past year or so, you’ve inevitably come across the terms machine learning/artificial intelligence and deep learning. In many instances, these buzzwords are being used interchangeably, which has ultimately caused some misunderstandings – particularly for those who are not familiar with the data science sector. With so many different...
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5_Ways_Everyone_Can_Benefit_from_Big_Data September 18, 2018 18/09/2018

5 Ways Everyone Can Benefit from Big Data

Data is something that businesses have long valued, especially in the digital age. But what about the everyday consumer? Can the so-called “Big Data” boom really have a positive impact on the day to day lives of you or me? The answer is yes. In fact, most of us are already reaping the benefits of the massive amounts of available...
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Tech_Can_Improve_Workplace_Comms September 17, 2018 17/09/2018

3 Ways Tech Can Dramatically Improve Workplace Communication

It’s hard to even remember a time when the internet and mobile weren’t a part of our everyday lives. Businesses across the globe have been capitalizing on digital technology in order to reach more customers, expand their operations and achieve unprecedented growth. On a much smaller scale, technology has dramatically changed how we interact within the workplace. Let’s take a...
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How_Screen_Time_Affects_Our_Sleep September 13, 2018 13/09/2018

How Screen Time Affects Our Sleep

There’s a lot of talk about how screen time affects children. Parents have been cautioned by physicians, scientists and specialists alike to limit the amount of time kids are allowed to spend in front of the television or using computers, tablets or smartphones. But what about adults? In particular, what does too much screen time do to our sleep patterns?...
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