This has proved to be extremely effective when it comes to locating lost or
stolen tablets, computers, and smartphones. But what happens when our pets go
missing? Luckily, a few companies have been stepping forward to create
solutions for our furry friends. Here are a few ways you can track and check
in on your pet from your smartphone.
A pet accessory company called Tagg specializes in small GPS trackers that
attach to your animal's collar. This lightweight gadget allows you to know
exactly where your pet is at all times. You don't have to worry about the
elements destroying your Tagg tracker, because it is water resistant and is
able to hold up through rough play. You can configure the system to alert you
once your pet has left a particular location zone, such as your neighborhood,
so that you can be aware of unusual movement. This data can prove to be
Having more than 800,000 employees not drawing their paychecks can't be a
good thing in a struggling US economy where job reports are watched as
closely as the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Some experts don't believe the government shutdown will have much of a
negative impact. According to the research firm IHS Global Insight, "The
spending habits of government employees probably would not change if the
shutdown was short-lived, particularly if they believed that they would
receive back (pay)."
The average American will likely be thinking of the government shutdown when
making ... (more)
If the CEO of the company has anything to say about Lenovo's standing in the
PC industry, the company won't stop until massive growth is achieved. In a
series of recent buying sweeps, Lenovo has bought Motorola Mobility for a
whopping $2.91 billion from Google and also acquired the server business side
of IBM for another $2.3 billion; the CEO said in March 2014 that Lenovo will
"continue to acquire companies" to secure more growth. It seems like there's
no end to the funds Lenovo has available, and closing these two big deals
have set up the company for a major overhaul. However,... (more)
If you're a real estate investor, you know how important it is to have the
latest figures and data at your fingertips. You probably have favorite
websites and newsfeeds to keep up as much as possible, but what you really
need is real data in real time. Enter S'moretgage, which was debuted at the
TechCrunch Disrupt NY in early May 2014. It's all about getting data to real
estate investors immediately, and reveres knowledge as the key player in
making sound investment choices.
However, it's not just about having quick access to this kind of information.
It's actually pretty challe... (more)
The color that's officially regarded as the most boring in homes across
America is apparently making a comeback. Google Glass in "off-white" (better
known as egg shell among professionals in the interior design industry) sold
out in just a few hours after being released on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
It was just a one-day sale, when the highly anticipated product was going for
$1,500, but even Google didn't expect such a response. According to a Google
statement released to the Mercury News, the offer might be extended, but
after the company witnessed what a hit it was, the sale offi... (more)