Much like the evolution of systems design, IT-enabled process change ebbs and flows over time. We see this in history as each technology revolution brings with it a refactoring of business operations.
A new Chromecast, still $35 The Chromecast, a little stick that lets users stream just about anything to a TV, has gotten an update. The new Chromecast 2 supports 5GHz Wi-Fi, making it significantly faster.
2015 is the year of virtual reality. That's been the consistent messaging coming out of Oculus VR's executive leadership since early this year. And with this week's announcement of a $99 Gear VR headset
That’s how it goes with smartwatches. They’re meant to keep you from having to pull your phone out of your pocket. You’re supposed to glance at the notifications and smile inwardly, knowing that you can
Research firm Gartner has long promoted an analytical concept called the “hype cycle.” Basically, the notion is that in the world of technology, people tend to get over-excited about new thingies, and
The Start menu returns The annoying hot corners in Windows 8 have been removed — thank god Edge may be new, but it sadly sticks to the past in a number of ways Best of all, Google Calendar is now supported
When transitioning to a fully remote position, you inevitably learn a few lessons the hard way. The digital nomad movement is a burgeoning cultural phenomenon; in my time experimenting with the lifestyle
IBM researchers have created the IBM Watson Tone Analyzer, a supercomputer application which can read a message and judge the tone conveyed in the message. This is the kind of task that a human can do
This week a new device passed through the FCC—codenamed GG1—and many have speculated that it’s the next generation of the Google Glass hardware. While the Explorer Edition was anything but a runaway success,
Voice-powered interfaces are the way forward. For me to make such a pronouncement is kind of ridiculous, as I’ve been an incredibly slow adopter of features like Google Now and Siri, based on the belief
The Apple Watch is barely two months old, but details are already starting to come out about what's planned for the next model. 9to5Mac reports that Apple is currently planning to put a camera for video
The folks over at Johnson Controls have put together an interesting report called Smart Workplace 2040: The Rise of the Workspace Consumer, it’s a lengthy 84 page report that explores various scenarios