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[5 May 2015 | Comments Off on Baby Boomers vs. Millennials: Technology at the Dinner Table | ]
Baby Boomers vs. Millennials: Technology at the Dinner Table

It’s no surprise that the use of technology like cell phones and tablets at restaurants is increasing. The reason for this is twofold. Restaurants are exploring different ways to incorporate technology into their business, and consumers, accustomed to having instant access to their favorite stores, expect restaurants to follow this technological trend. What may be surprising is the fact that it’s not just Millennials using restaurant technology anymore.
The National Restaurant Association reports that over one third of customers say they’re more likely to use restaurant technology now. However, while the …

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[28 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on How We Are Benefiting from Wireless Technology | ]
How We Are Benefiting from Wireless Technology

Christopher Columbus set out more than 500 years ago to challenge the idea that the world was flat. However, the rise of wireless technology is bringing into question his findings, as it continues to flatten the world by reducing costs and eliminating barriers to getting access to information, markets, and communications. Wireless technology is helping to improve our quality of life and opportunities, as well as to make our businesses more productive, efficient, and competitive. 
Reducing the Information Divide
In developing countries like India, where most people cannot afford to own a PC or …

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[26 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on The Whole Package: How a Data Plan for Your Business Could Save You Money | ]
The Whole Package: How a Data Plan for Your Business Could Save You Money

When it comes to finding a cell phone plan that fits your business, it can be tempting to want to cut corners. If there’s a way to save money, you probably think you should be taking advantage of it. This is why all too often acceptable data plans get thrown by the wayside. Many business owners don’t see why employees should have access to apps and other distractions on their phones. But you may be going about it the wrong way and actually costing your business money by not taking …

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After your employees, data is likely to be one of the most valuable resources that your organisation has. This means that it needs to be managed carefully so that it can be of the most use to you, and in many cases, streamlining your data could well help your wider business processes. Read on to find out why this is the case and how ERP software could well help you to streamline your data more effectively.
Quicker update times
One of the very best reasons to streamline your company’s data is that …

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The current economic collapse has caught most American’s in a peculiar buying situation: you can either avoid purchasing new technology and fall behind on the technology curve, or you can purchase it and encumber yourself in more credit card debt than you could have ever imagined.

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Microsoft Buying Skype

Tech bubble 2.0 baby. I’ve been watching Microsoft for some time. I actually want to own the stock because of it’s massive cash generating businesses and incredible bullet proof balance sheet.  With the lack of growth prospects however, you really have to enter the stock at an attractive entry point.  I’m seeking under $20 / share for an entry point.
In the news today is that Microsoft is buying Skype for $8.5 billion.  They definitely overpaid for the company based on Skype’s fundamentals, but it’s impossible to put a …

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The Next Tech Bubble?

Tech land has already had a meteoric rise.  Look no further than the likes of companies like Apple and Amazon which have seen huge increases in share price and market cap.  The most interesting wave, however, of tech news might not even have materialized yet.
The most anticipated companies for possible investors aren’t even trading in the public markets yet.  Who am I talking about?  Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Groupon, etc.  These are the companies that investors are psyched to get in on.
RenRen (called the Facebook of China) has gone public on …