The power of embedding sustainability in design

Earlier this year, Bloomberg News performed an experiment. They mounted tiny tracking devices on plastic bags used by a British retailer to track the journey of the bags after they left the store.1 In some cases, bags traveled as far as 2,000 miles from their point of origin. It is a classic example of the … Read more

Productivity is born at the intersection of people and technology, according to experts

By Sara Downey & Sara Kleinsmith, thought leadership, Dell Technologies “There is a reason we were born with two eyes and binocular vision. We’re built for 3D-immersive experiences. Otherwise, we’d be cyclops.” That’s how Matt Baker, senior vice president of corporate strategy at Dell Technologies, looks at the metaverse. He commented on the metaverse and … Read more

Hannover Messe 2022: Empowering people for the future in manufacturing

After more than three years, we were excited to join global leaders and our manufacturing colleagues in Hannover, Germany at the world’s biggest trade show for industrial technology, Hannover Messe 2022. Since we last met, Microsoft has released new solutions and capabilities to help our customers and partners thrive through this disruptive era. Most notably … Read more

Why the future of is efficient, safe, and sustainable buildings

Throughout my life, I’ve traveled to many places for work, pleasure, and education. Often with family, sometimes alone. Whether I am in Barcelona or Buenos Aires, Austin or Cleveland, Doha or Tel-Aviv, or closer to home exploring Manhattan, I’m always struck by the variation in the built environment. Of course, cities look different based on … Read more

Cracking the Making Process of the Latest Banking Apps with Neobank Technology

Sponsored Post Neobanks are a new breed of monetary company that only operate online and are a substitute for traditional banking organizations with physical locations. The term has been in use since 2016 and refers to online-only financial institutions. Neobank provides top-of-the-line and customer-focused banking services. The popularity of neobanking has grown recently, especially among … Read more

If the US government is good at anything, it’s failing at technology

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. US lawmakers are not just technologically illiterate — they’re tech-incompetent. In a world as reliant on tech hardware, software, and services as ours, that’s … Read more

Microsoft at DISTRIBUTECH International: Innovation and technology for the power and utilities industry

The power and utilities sector plays a critical role in building a sustainable energy future while providing safe, reliable, affordable, clean energy to homes and businesses. As a technology innovator and partner of the industry, the Microsoft Energy team looks forward to participating in DISTRIBUTECH International in Dallas, Texas, from May 23 to 25, 2022, … Read more

How Everyone Across Your Firm Can Benefit from AEC Technology (Not Just Accounting!)

Architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) firms fight battles on multiple fronts. Accounting must keep cash flowing, and seller/doers must find and win new business. Though most AEC technology solutions are more than capable of supporting those needs, there are some key areas of the organization that are typically forgotten—like project management, HR, and IT. How … Read more

Connected Technology Can Advance the Mission of Your Non-Profit

Non-profits battle with obstacles like any other industry…obstacles like budgets, resources, and time. The difference is that a non-profit’s mission is to help others, so this can be devastating. While non-profit technology solutions can help, it’s often too expensive or complicated for most to consider. Luckily, connected technologies make advancing your non-profit easier than ever … Read more