Augmented Reality: How It’s Used And What’s Next

Augmented reality. It sounds like something from a sci-fi movie, but it’s not. Not even close. It’s actually used more than you think (if you’ve ever watched a football game on TV, you’ve seen augmented reality at work), and chances are you’ve probably seen it before, too. So what is it exactly? In what industries is augmented reality used? Check …

Everything you Need to Know about Google Helpouts

Google made the headlines when it launched its newest service, Helpouts, on November 5. Here’s everything you need to know about the search engine giant’s foray into online advice.   The basics Google Helpouts connects people looking for advice with more than 1,000 experts in a wide range of fields: Art and Music, Computers and Electronics, Cooking, Education and Careers, …

Non-Profit Fundraising: Why Social Makes Sense

Raising money is tricky. You don’t want to turn people off by pestering them, but you do want to reach a wide audience and make your cause heard. No one knows how to keep the balance better than non-profit organizations. And what helps them keep that delicate balance? Social media. What makes social media the best choice? Well for starters, …

Being Tech Savvy vs. Computer Literate

It’s crazy to think that Internet access is not available to a full two-thirds of the world. Getting online is something in the U.S. that’s largely taken for granted. We rely on it daily for our jobs, for education, for research – for everything. But there is a big difference between being tech savvy and being computer literate. Here’s just …