All Posts By: Maddie

Using Technology to Stay Healthy

Advances in medicine and technology are making it easier than ever to stay on top of your health and safety. AI integration in radiology labs is making it harder to miss a diagnosis, and telehealth doctor appointments make it possible for families who live in rural locations to connect with specialists in a timely manner. […]

What Is the Future of Self-Checkout?

In 1916, Clarence Saunders pioneered a new concept in the world of shopping – self-service. His retail store, Piggly Wiggly, allowed customers for the first time to select their own items by placing them in shopping baskets, instead of needing assistance from full-time service clerks. This model of shopping quickly became an international standard. Much […]

How Social Media Improves Customer Service

How Social Media Improves Customer Service According to the 2019 Global Digital Report, the number of social media users worldwide has grown to 3.484 billion, up 9% year-over-year. With this number continuing to rise, is it any wonder social media continues to dominate as a top recruiting and advertising platform for businesses? By meeting consumers […]

Smart Food? Technology and Industrial Farming

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, agriculture in the United States currently produces approximately $300 billion a year in commodities, with livestock accounting for roughly half that value. With the world population set to grow to 9 billion by 2050, this figure only grow. Modern technology will be needed to not only help produce […]

AI’s Impact on Creative Arts

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has fundamentally changed the way we work, learn, and entertain ourselves. AI’s rapid progression has touched multiple facets of human existence, from relatively simple tech, such as home assistants, to complex systems, such as automated surgical technology or self-driving cars. Although AI impacts a variety of fields, it’s often feared and misunderstood. […]