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Ubiquitous computing

Ubiquitous Computing: Bringing Technology to the Human Level

Posted on August 15, 2017

In the early 2000s, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) developed what they called Project Oxygen. This project was aimed [...]

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Empathy Maps for Improving Customer Satisfaction

Posted on August 8, 2017

In any product production, be that websites, educational materials, or lipstick, consumer research is absolutely vital. If developers don’t know [...]

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Google Earth: Education, Empathy, and Virtual Explorations

Posted on August 1, 2017

(to take a closer look at any photo in this article, click on it and it will enlarge in a [...]

Biometric Authentication: Security Benefits and Concerns

Posted on July 25, 2017

As the security of passwords continues to be questioned, developers have introduced new ways to unlock our devices and accounts. [...]

Data Mining in the office

Data Mining: Improving Efficiency in Both Healthcare and Education

Posted on July 11, 2017

What is Data Mining? Data mining’s purpose is to “discover useful information by analyzing data from many angles or dimensions, categorize [...]

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The Power of Social Listening

Posted on July 5, 2017

We talk a lot about the importance of social media these days. Even universities need to be focused on the [...]

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Optimizing Your Website for Voice Search

Posted on June 27, 2017

In 2016 Google announced that 20% of all of its searches were done through voice search. These numbers are projected [...]

Computer as a book Online reading patterns

Understanding Online Reading Patterns: The Content Writer’s Guide

Posted on June 20, 2017

An effective website should entice readers to engage with it. User engagement can manifest in a lot of ways. It [...]