Ray Baumruk

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Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

Four Ways To Innovate Using Big Data And Analytics

When it comes to big data, organizations are feeling the need for speed. Using the cloud as a platform for innovation, companies are rolling out big data and analytics technologies not simply to transform how they engage with customers, but to change how their businesses do business.<p>This …

Spray-on solar sensors for random surfaces | Kurzweil

Researcher Illan Kramer built his “SprayLD” device using parts that are readily available and affordable, including a spray nozzle used to cool steel …

New Horizons Pluto Probe Answers Its Wake-up Call From Three Billion Miles Away

The New Horizons spacecraft has woken out of its deep sleep after nearly nine years and three billion miles of travel to reach its primary target – Pluto.<p>The NASA probe has gone the farthest that any space mission has ever gone to reach its primary target and has been switched into active mode to …

The Number One Demotivator at Work

Apathy in organizations is often a result of a disconnection between what matters to the person and what they’re asked to do. Yet apathy isn’t always …

Employee Engagement