Personalize that point-and-click experience

Personalize that point-and-click experience

With practically anything you could imagine becoming available with the click of a mouse and same day delivery, online shopping has become the preferred way to buy. Online sales are predicted to reach $523 billion in the next five years. This has impacted brick and...
Fitness tracking growing at a healthy clip

Fitness tracking growing at a healthy clip

First available in the mid 80’s and emerging from simple pedometers and chest straps, activity trackers have changed the way we monitor our activity and may have a significant impact on our overall health. Their popularity has surged, with fitness enthusiasts...
Fly the environmentally friendly skies

Fly the environmentally friendly skies

There are more than 87,000 airlines taking flight each day in the United States, burning more than 1.56 million barrels of jet fuel. Why should we be concerned with these figures? Fuel is the largest expense for commercial airlines and is a cost that is transferred...
Can management be crowdsourced?

Can management be crowdsourced?

Crowdsourcing, or obtaining information from a large number of people to complete a task or generate an idea, was made popular by the success of businesses like Wikipedia and Kickstarter, and has now even reached the transportation and urban planning sectors. This...
What You Need to Know About Getting a Mammogram

What You Need to Know About Getting a Mammogram

Last month was the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness and to raise funds for cancer research. BreastCancer.org says that, “About 1 in 8 U.S....
Powering Homes With Renewable Energy To Save Money

Powering Homes With Renewable Energy To Save Money

The International Energy Agency (IEA) states that renewables have surpassed coal last year to become the largest source of installed power capacity in the world. According to the IEA’s Medium-Term Renewable Market Report, the IEA now sees renewables growing 13%...