What is it?
The goal of augmented reality is to add information and meaning to a real object or place. Unlike virtual reality, augmented reality does not create a simulation of reality. Instead, it takes a real object or space as the foundation and incorporates technologies that add contextual data to deepen a person’s understanding of the subject.…Continue
Posted on July 16, 2013 at 5:45am
An acronym for "Accountable Care Organization", an ACO is a model of healthcare delivery in which a group of healthcare providers agree to accept payment for their services based on the aggregated health outcomes of the patients they see, as opposed to the total number of services performed. ACOs reward providers in a "fee for health" model, as opposed to a traditional "fee for service" model. Although the term ACO can apply to a variety of types of…Continue
Posted on March 14, 2013 at 12:02am
Bring your own device (BYOD) (also called bring your own technology (BYOT), bring your own phone (BYOP), and bring your own PC (BYOPC)) means the policy of permitting employees to bring personally owned mobile devices (laptops, tablets, and smart phones) to their workplace, and use those devices to access privileged company information and applications.
BYOD has resulted in data breaches. For example, if an employee uses a smartphone to access the company network and then…Continue
Posted on March 9, 2013 at 10:21pm
Research firm Forrester understands that everyone who’s been listening with even one ear knows that mobile, social, cloud, and data are big freight trains of change that are blowing up old business models and old business practices.
TOP 15 Emerging Technologies are in four groups:
End user computing technologies
1.Next-generation devices and UIs
New sensors and new user interfaces. Think Leap Motion
Posted on February 12, 2013 at 9:58pm