Blog: Technology

Top Business Opportunities in the Connected Car Ecosystem

Connected Car Ecosystem

The auto industry is facing a revolution as it enters the era of internet-connected vehicles. This is a blooming market with auto and technology makers set to cash-in big bucks in the next few years. Experts predict that a quarter billion vehicles will be in use by 2020. The market value is set to soar to over $140 billion worldwide in the same year, nearly 6 times the size of market value in 2014. Here are some of the most promising business opportunities that connected cars provide.

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Designing Mobile Websites for Voice Search in 2019

Designing for Voice Search

When was the last time you spent a few hours away from your phone? Exactly! Smartphones have revolutionized the way we communicate, do business, shop, and learn to the point where it's hard to imagine going through life without one.

People from all walks of life regularly use their smartphones to look up products and services on the go and it is predicted that around 80% of online purchases will be made via smartphones by 2020.

As enamored as we are with texting for hours and endlessly scrolling on our mobile devices, we still crave the immediacy and nuances of the human voice when looking for a solution to a problem. Hence, the surging popularity of voice search technology.

Not only is voice search a faster and more convenient way to find information online, but voice search results that mimic real human conversations are, also, more trustworthy than textual content and can actually drive more traffic to your website and significantly boost engagement rates.

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7 Important Reason to Start Using BIM

With the development of technology, all aspects of life are becoming much easier. Construction and renovation are no exceptions; from the development of a modern concrete mixer to the appearance of home builder software, the lives of all who work in this field have been drastically improved.

BIM - Building Information Modeling - is the newest say in AEC-related technology. It provides the user with insight into every part of a project, from plan to execution, and it allows access to every detail - all while using a single tool. Neat, right? Still, there are certain less obvious benefits of BIM, and here are some of them.

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Top Ways to Use Technology for Small Business Growth

Tech Small Business Growth

Technology is making it easier than ever to get a small business up and running. While it seems like the most daring of all tasks - starting your own business - the real challenges await after.

Once your business is operations, you need to focus on growth. Technology can help you here, but only if you implement it properly. You need to make the right decision about which technology is right for your business. Too often, small business owners use tech solutions that don't really help them much, all the while having no idea about those that would help their business thrive.

Here are 5 technology solutions that will help you grow your small business.

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Wearable Technology's Impact on the Mobile Industry

Wearable Technology

Wearable technology can no longer be dismissed as a fad. Consumers have been steadily adopting these devices in recent years. The trend shows no signs of slowing.

That's largely due to the increased capabilities of wearable tech. Obviously, smartwatches could always do more than simply tell time. However, as developers continue to experiment with them (and major companies such as Uber develop wearable-based apps), the power of these devices continues to grow.

This is only the beginning. As Android and iOS mobile application development continues to advance, wearables will become even more attractive. Lower price points and emerging innovations will result in even more businesses and consumers embracing wearable tech in the near future.

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