The Barcode Story: Its Past, Present, And Future


Whether you’re buying online or shopping in a store, there are many modern shopping conveniences available today that can be traced back to the debut of a seemingly simple technology – the first barcode scan. With a powerful impact on global commerce, the barcode is used by millions of people everywhere, every day. However, its creation required decades of collaboration with grocery industry leaders to … Continue reading The Barcode Story: Its Past, Present, And Future

Prevent your student’s ‘summer slide’ with … video games?


School is out for the summer, and parents everywhere are worried about their kids spending too much time staring at their screens. If you are one of those worried parents, take a moment and determine what your child is actually doing with their screens. It’s one thing if they’re just consuming content, it’s another if they’re actually using their screen to be productive. Screens actually … Continue reading Prevent your student’s ‘summer slide’ with … video games?

3 Ways Google’s In-app Search Will Influence Android App Development


Technology By Cris Styris Google announced the new “In-Apps” application for Android that is a search tab for locating content within applications. To be concise, the search mode will henceforth be named “In Apps” and can be used by users to search contacts, notes or music on their device applications. Currently, the applications activities are limited to Google applications that are YouTube, Spotify and Gmail, … Continue reading 3 Ways Google’s In-app Search Will Influence Android App Development

Managing Technology To Keep Mobile Workers Happy


  Walk into any coffee shop and there you’ll see them – the freelancers, hunched over their laptops at corner tables, talking furtively into their earphones, fingers flying across their keyboards. They might be employees working remotely or contractors securing a new deal. The world is their office and their phones are universal remotes for professional services.Welcome to the new normal – the 24/7, 365-workday, … Continue reading Managing Technology To Keep Mobile Workers Happy