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Socially Assistive Robots, and their Impact on Autism Patients

To say that autism is more common in this day and age might not be completely true, the statistics be damned. It would be more accurate to say that there is greater awareness of this affliction than ever before, and that its constant redefinition within the medical community over time has resulted in an increase [...]

By |2020-02-11T21:47:30+00:00April 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Socially Assistive Robots, and their Impact on Autism Patients

How Gaming Improves Creativity

We are gaming more than ever -- over seven hours a week in the U.S., according to State of Online Gaming’s 2019 report -- which often brings to mind a cliched vision of a sullen, bleary-eyed teen parked on the couch, washing cheese curls down with Mountain Dew as day fades into night. The reality [...]

By |2020-02-11T21:41:14+00:00March 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Gaming Improves Creativity

How to Make Your Mobile App Stand Out From the Crowd

A 2016 piece on Entrepreneur.com listed no fewer than 16 ways in which developers might set their mobile apps apart from an ever-increasing crowd, mentioning everything from name to logo, from performance to user feedback. In an app race featuring some five million contestants, all those factors surely come into play. But no less important [...]

By |2020-11-18T20:50:11+00:00February 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Make Your Mobile App Stand Out From the Crowd

The ‘Ginaissance’ is Upon Us – Cheers!

Gin sales have surged lately, especially in England. Mixologists around the world are creating new fun cocktails, with gin as the base spirit, and consumers of all ages are (re)discovering how unique and flavorful gin can be. New gin brands are proliferating, all with juniper as the predominant botanical (one of the requirements for a [...]

By |2019-12-17T19:47:56+00:00December 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The ‘Ginaissance’ is Upon Us – Cheers!

Marc Weisberg Can Improve Your Investment Outcomes

Marc Weisberg, Managing Principal of Soho Investment Partners in New York City, employs an investment strategy reflective of his two-plus decades in the field. While he is attuned to developments in various industries, he is well aware there is always more to learn, that the landscape is ever-changing. While he has contacts in many fields, [...]

By |2020-06-16T14:53:19+00:00November 12th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Marc Weisberg Can Improve Your Investment Outcomes

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2019

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2019 On Sunday Sept. 29, I participated in the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride where, worldwide, there were over 100,000 riders who raised upwards of $6m for prostate cancer research. The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride unites classic and vintage style motorcycle riders all over the world to raise funds and awareness for prostate cancer [...]

By |2020-10-20T13:53:17+00:00October 7th, 2019|Moto Musing|Comments Off on The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride 2019

Alexa, Tell Me Where You’re Going Next

While there have been occasions where customers have had trust issues with Amazon’s Alexa, virtual assistants like that one (and others) continue to feel the love. There was a 78 percent increase in the number of smart speakers in U.S. homes between December 2017 and December 2018, from 66.7 million to 118.5 million, and Deloitte is projecting worldwide sales [...]

By |2019-09-09T13:20:56+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Alexa, Tell Me Where You’re Going Next

Televised Sports Remain a Safe Bet

While certain caveats are in order, it is expected that the May 2018 Supreme Court decision legalizing sports gambling will positively impact televised sports -- that it will lead to larger, more engaged audiences for live games, as well as programming and advertising targeted toward those wagering on the competition. The high court voted 6-3 [...]

By |2019-08-27T12:52:47+00:00August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Televised Sports Remain a Safe Bet

Why Small Businesses Should Keep Their Heads in the Cloud

There is a cloud that continues to hang over small businesses, but it’s far from a bad thing. In fact, it is expected that cloud computing, as much as it has already impacted companies in terms of flexibility, affordability and security, will become an even greater factor in the year (and years) ahead. Analysts believe that [...]

By |2019-06-20T13:55:14+00:00July 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Why Small Businesses Should Keep Their Heads in the Cloud

What’s Ahead for App Development in 2019

Legendary hockey coach Herb Brooks memorably said that “great moments are born from great opportunity.” When it comes to the immediate future of app development, the inverse is true: Opportunity is born from moments — specifically those that Americans spend on their smartphones. A recent study showed that the average American spends 5.4 hours a dayimmersed in that fashion. [...]

By |2019-06-20T13:53:52+00:00July 10th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on What’s Ahead for App Development in 2019