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Is Technology Shrinking Our Attention Spans?

It’s hard to deny the myriad ways in which technology has helped streamline modern life — we can now easily connect with friends and family across the globe, conduct business from the comfort of our favorite chair, and access a seemingly endless stream of information, no matter the time of day or where we’re located. But the ubiquitous nature of modern technology comes at a cost.

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Business Government

Why the Video Surveillance Sector Is Set for a Sales Boom

Muncie, Indiana Blog – In recent years, the video surveillance market has seen a boom in sales both in the public and private sectors. Some of the best outdoor wireless security camera systems implement hi-definition technologies, which can better detect threats or potential threats like never before. Video analytics, the need for physical surveillance in […]

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Business

How Mass Customization Boosts Local Businesses

Muncie, Indiana Blog– Customers want mass-customized, made-to-order parts, and they’re willing to pay more for them. Over half of consumers are interested in purchasing personalized products and services, a Deloitte study reports. A majority say they are willing to pay a higher price for customized options, and one in five are willing to pay 20 […]

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Wellness

How to Improve Health Care for Aging Adults

How to Improve Health Care for Aging Adults Muncie, Indiana Blog– In the next 42 years, the number of Americans aged 65 and older is expected to double to over 98 million. To put this into better perspective, this means that in the next three minutes, approximately 21 people will turn age 65! Many older Americans […]

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Business

3 Ways Upgrading Outdated Legacy Tech Can Give You a Competitive Edge

Muncie, IN BLOG – Outdated legacy tech is costing many companies more than they think. For example, the maintenance cost of a new PC is $168 a year, which rises to $780 a year for a PC using an outdated operating system, plus $400 to $500 per repair, Cetan Corp estimates. Outdated technology also hurts […]

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Business Culture

Modern Technology On Its Way Out

By: Todd Smekens BLOG – As Uber and Airbnb have transformed the automotive and hospitality industry, we are relying more on technology to address our every need. Soon, reliable staples in modern society like cash and landlines could quickly become obsolete. As our technology rapidly evolves and changes our world, much of our modern tech […]

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Business Culture

6 Tips on Using Technology to Bring Your Family Closer Together

Using Technology to Keep Tabs on Family Members MUNCIE, Indiana NEWS– In today’s fast-paced world, it’s nearly impossible to keep tabs on your entire family. Your daughter is at ice skating lessons, your son stayed after school to get help with his physics homework and your spouse is out-of-town on a work trip. With that […]

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Business

Security Technology to Keep Your Employees Safe

MUNCIE, Indiana NEWS – As an employer, you are responsible for providing your employees with a safe work environment. The U.S. State Department has a unit that’s main responsibility is to address security in everything from a business’s office suites and storage areas to the access-control systems and intrusion-detection systems. While this is more security […]

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Business

Technology to Make Your Business Flourish Without Breaking the Bank

MUNCIE, Indiana NEWS– Technology is king in today’s age. Outside of salary reserves, technology is often the largest capital expense for start-ups. You want your employees to have the best, but unless your angel is endlessly giving you money, you cannot spend a fortune on technology. Luckily, there are some tech solutions that offer the […]