The Vision Council’s VisionWatch market research reported that the total vision care industry generated $40.36 billion in revenue over the last year (2017). The amount included 22 million pairs of frames sold during the first quarter of 2017. The same report found that the independent side of the optical industry is the largest component of […]
Web accessibility software accessiBe announced that it has received a $12 million investment from private equity firm K1 Investment Management, LLC. The funding is expected to fuel accesiBe’s expansion, widening its reach across North America and improving its support for its partners and customers. “What excites us most about our partnership with K1 is that […]
Self-driving cars are our future, and they’ll disrupt the current insurance model. Precisely how the insurance industry will change is still unclear.
When this COVID-19 stuff gives us a little break — admit it — you are going to have to get out of the house and go make some history. The best way to make history is with a fantastic camera. Here are the eight best action cameras. Like your smartphone, action cameras can shoot high-quality […]
COVID-19 is creating unprecedented challenges. But as with other global crises throughout human history, coronavirus has also become a catalyst for incredible innovation. The innovations range from the simple (like a hook for no-touch door opening,) to the high tech (like AI facial scans to quickly detect fevers in hospital patients.) But innovation shines brightest […]
Savvy businesses in shipping and logistics would do well to adopt forward-thinking technologies if they want to remain competitive.
Our day-to-day lives have shifted dramatically in the past few months. Companies are pivoting their products and marketing while passionate, innovative teams are now working remotely. The fire to stay healthy and productive is lit, but flickering. Here is the best work from home snack box for remote teams. There are some standard creature comforts […]
I love playing console games. And, now that I’m home more, there is more time to get back into some of my favorite games on my PS4 and Xbox One. We also recently bought a Nintendo Switch over the holidays. Although we have the gaming consoles connected to our TVs, it would be really great […]
Remote work is a challenge for employees and leaders alike. By mastering delivering long-distance feedback, you can ensure your team is at its best.
Most of us know exercise can improve muscle strength, heart health, and energy levels, but regular physical activity can also reduce insomnia and increase deep sleep. Research shows that just 30 minutes of moderate aerobic exercise, such as walking, swimming, or jogging, can help you fall asleep faster and experience more deep sleep. What’s more, […]
Gone are the days of thumbing through filing cabinets or calling up retirees in a panic. Knowledge management must be digital and proactive.
Mother’s Day is just around the corner on Sunday, May 10th. It’s the time we honor mothers everywhere for their tireless efforts. They are our unsung heroes, often multitasking as small business owners, household managers, free Uber drivers, and taskmasters for those things that only Moms seem to know how to get done. This year’s […]
Purple and Gearbox are prime examples of how not caving to industry pressure and building a rooted company is perfect for weathering a recession.
It is no secret that sleep plays a significant role in our health and well-being. Recent medical reports show that healthy adults who suffer from short-term sleep issues experience increased stress response, pain, reduced quality of life, emotional distress, and mood disorders. Symptoms of long-term sleep disruption are even more alarming; these include an increased […]
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an umbrella term that refers to computer technology and software. Artificial Intelligence primarily appears to be intelligent and can do things that would typically require human intelligence. The technologies for Artificial Intelligence include Neural Networks, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, Big Data, Robotics, and more. You might […]
Tech companies are stepping up — and for the SMBs that depend on them, their help could be the difference between thriving and throwing in the towel.
When Apple launched the iPhone back in 2007, it was clear that this was a sophisticated device that would change the world. For the first time, we had a computer small enough to put in our pockets. Here are the top ten iPhone novelty apps of all time. The miracle of the iPhone meant that […]
Give your sales team the resources they need so they can keep helping your company bring in revenue through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.