Alexa, Say What?! Voice-Enabled Speaker Usage to Grow 130% This Year

Amazon controls 70% of the voice-enabled speaker device market May 8, 2017 | Advertising & Marketing While still far from mass adoption, virtual assistants are becoming more widely used by Americans, according to eMarketer’s first forecast on users of digital assistants, such as Siri, and voice-enabled speakers, like Amazon Echo. This year, 35.6 million Americans […]

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Whitlock Bundles Microsoft Surface Hub in Collaboration-as-a-Service

Whitlock Bundles Microsoft Surface Hub in Collaboration-as-a-Service New initiative also includes Polycom-based bundle and will soon feature Cisco and Google all-in-one collaboration-based devices. April 10, 2017 D. Craig MacCormack Employees of Quorum and Whitlock use the Microsoft Surface Hub for video conferencing and presentations in at Quorum’s offices in Houston. (Photo by Nathan Lindstrom)   […]

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Telemedicine saves time, travel costs, even air quality, new study finds

By Heather Mack March 22, 2017 While telehealth policies, technological advancements and utilization continue to grow, whether it actually reduces healthcare costs and improves outcomes is still a point of some contention. As the bulk of such analysis focuses on the bottom line of health plans and employers, researchers at University of California Davis instead […]

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2017: Trends and predictions for education technology

    December 07, 2016 10AM Shannon Williams There’s no doubt technology is changing almost every industry acround the globe, and education is no exception. According to YesCourse, a technology platform that currently hosts 3500 + online academies, technology is allowing education to be at arm’s length for everyone. “Education institutions are constantly making big […]

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