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REIMAGINING THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY WITH MODERN TECHNOLOGY

Technologies such as AI, IoT, blockchain, AR, and cloud computing have already showcased their potential in numerous industry sectors. Now, the introduction of digital technologies in construction is about to change the construction industry forever. In November 2018, two buildings collapsed in the city of Marseilles in France. While the authorities found six dead bodies in the rubble, many others went ... Read More »

Balancing Human And Technology Decisions In Digital Transformation

William West/AFP/Getty Images GETTY Digital transformation is all about using technology to better solve customer problems. But a new report from global telecommunications company Telstra found that many U.S. companies lean too heavily on the technology side and don’t focus enough on the people behind the decisions. According to Nicholas Collins, Telstra President for the Americas, digital transformation loses its ... Read More »

3 Ways You Can Avoid Wasting Your Company’s Money on Technology

Business-tech adoption continues to grow globally. Worldwide, according to a Gartner forecast, IT spending is expected to reach $3.8 trillion by 2019, driven by investments in enterprise software and IT services. That’s good for the companies making the tech, but perhaps less so for the companies buying it. Reason: With software and hardware becoming increasingly affordable, it’s easy to make rash spending ... Read More »

Meaning of ‘Abhinandan’ has evolved today: PM Narendra Modi at Construction Technology India 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Construction Technology India (CTI)-2019 Expo-cum-Conference in the national capital. The two-day event also saw the participation of technology providers, start-ups, researchers, developers, academia, public sector agencies and other domain experts. The Construction Technology India Conference will provide avenues for stakeholders to open up new areas for collaboration and facilitate conversion of ideas into market-ready products. Proven ... Read More »

Airtel-Ericsson 4G Trial Hits 500 Mbps Download Speed on Smartphones

Bharti Airtel and Swedish networking and telecom major Ericsson on Friday said they have achieved a download speed of over 500 Mbps on smartphones during a first-ever live 4G trial in India. The speed was achieved during a recent indoor trial of Licensed Assisted Access (LAA) technology over a live 4G long-term evolution (LTE) network in Delhi-NCR. In an outdoor ... Read More »

Gift guide — what to get that techie in your life who has everything

  Finding the right gift can be a challenge, especially for that person in your life who seems to have everything already. Here’s a round up of six high-tech gadgets that will surely surprise and impress the tech-lover in your life this holiday season. [“source=cnbc”] Read More »

7 Mobile Data Saving Tips

Unlimited data plans are the ideal solutions for most smartphone users today who want to avoid overage charges for additional data. But not all phone companies offer this type of plan. And when your carrier does, it is still important to practice smart management of your data usage. Mobile and internet services provider Zain in Saudi Arabia shares seven tips ... Read More »

Microsoft to Buy Fallout New Vegas Developer Obsidian: Report

Microsoft is close to acquiring Obsidian Entertainment according to a recent report. Obsidian is responsible for a string of critically acclaimed games such as Fallout New Vegas, Knights of the Old Republic 2, and Alpha Protocol. This marks yet another game studio purchase for Microsoft following its shopping spree earlier in the year that saw it buy Ninja Theory, Playground Games, Compulsion Games, ... Read More »

Apple Looks to Services to Move Beyond iPhone Price Ceiling

Apple investors have wondered for years what comes after the iPhone. The answer is a growing collection of services and accessories that increasingly rely on the device, rather than replace it. The latest quarterly results confirmed that Apple isn’t selling many more iPhones these days. Instead, higher prices have driven growth. Revenue from the smartphone jumped 20 percent in the latest ... Read More »

Adobe Spark Post Android App Released in Beta, Adobe XD Gets June Updates, and Project Rush Video Editing App Launched

Adobe Spark Post, the graphics design app, has now been released on Android, years after it made its debut on Apple’s iOS platform. Adobe on Tuesday announced the arrival of its Spark Post app to the Google Play Store, albeit currently in beta. Apart from Spark Post, the company also announced the June 2018 update for Adobe XD that brings features such ... Read More »