Posts Tagged“technology”

The city lights and opportunities have always been fascinating for all of us. Furthermore, the United Nations predicts that by 2050 over 68% of the world’s population will be living in big cities. Due to this ascending trend, urban bubbles are expanding. This means the resources on which cities rely on a daily basis like water, energy, infrastructure, environment, are becoming limited. Considering these factors, along with traffic and pollution, governments and local institutions have begun searching for alternatives. This leads naturally to technology and IoT systems integration, the point of birth for smart cities. Using smart solutions provided by…

We are living admits the most revolutionary technological changes that the world will ever see. From the latest trends to more significant innovations, the shape of the world has transformed from what it was perhaps two decades ago. Today the rate at which technology is evolving is much faster, and your head might spin. Who would have thought handling basic things like putting on your favorite music could have been done through Alexa? That is the primary reason that careers supporting technological advancements are on the boom this year. It is the time to seize this opportunity and make a…

A few examples of the major inroads which smart technology have made in recent years regarding the manufacturing industry, include artificial intelligence and 3D printing. Continually pushing for development, the current situation we have, now, in 2019, is a far cry away from the establishment of the infancy of the moving assembly line established in 1913. Taking these incredible advances in mind, the progression which has occurred in the past century have been, undeniably, colossal. Furthermore, the buzz term floating around the industry is ‘enablers’, describing the various technology which has allowed for these rapid developments. Not only has this…

For over a half-century, computers and simulations have played a critical role in preparing and training professionals for real-world application in the context of a low-stakes learning environment. Granted, early and expensive technology was primarily reserved for government training programs run by entities such as NASA and the FBI. We’ve all seen the iconic videos of the Apollo astronauts training in simulation, and the significance of that training is not lost on most of us. Without it, humans likely never step foot on the moon or create the International Space Station. Clearly, simulation has its purpose. Beyond Apollo It wasn’t long after…

It’s becoming common place to see negative headlines were technology and mental health are concerned. Plenty of evidence has been published, reinforcing that social media and too much screen time can add to stress levels with the increasing risk of depression and anxiety, as well as problems with sleep. But believe it or not, technology has earned its place when it comes to mental health. In fact, apps such as Headspace, Calm and Stop, Breathe & Think use technology to help people manage their own mental health conditions, in more natural way. The workplace is the biggest source of stress…

There are many good reasons for you to alook after your oral hygiene. Aside from boosting your self-confidence, keeping your teeth, gums, and mouth healthy can improve your quality of life and life expectancy. Taking care of teeth requires a two-pronged approach. The first is to regularly use oral hygiene instruments like toothbrush, dental floss, and mouthwash. The second is to periodically visit the dentist for deeper oral care. But with so many options available, selecting a dentist can feel tricky. Most people pick one who’s well-reviewed, qualified, experienced, and approachable. However, some forward-thinking consumers look for oral hygienists that…

The way you work in a law firm, in the court room, or in legal transcription is changing. The professional habits, business practices, research approaches, and communication methodologies are all in flux. This change is a good thing. It highlights that the legal profession is not about to get left behind while other key industries and economic drivers learn to change how they operate. Technology is literally changing every aspect of how we communicate, work, shop, and relax. And when it comes to the legal profession, we’re seeing the same impacts. In fact, it’s a relief to see the legal…

Technology is changing the face of every industry and school counseling is no exception. While counseling remains focused on human interaction, the latest technology is giving school counselors new ways to communicate with students and share experiences with their professional community. In this article, we’ll take a look at five new trends in school counseling that have been brought about by new technologies.   1. Digital Counseling Digital counseling is opening a world of possibilities, from apps that help counselors to assess a student’s strengths and challenges to college application software that lets parents, students, and counselors select the best…

They have been talked about for years, but it now seems that driverless cars are closer than ever before to going mainstream. We were recently reading an interesting article by automotive expert Jeffrey Lupient, who lauded the technology as well as making several other points that suggest they could be on the horizon. This prompted us to dig deeper into the subject and as you’ll soon find out, these vehicles of the future could absolutely transform the way our roads function. Driverless cars are already here That’s right, amongst all of the press stories pushing on when these vehicles will…