As the world’s population grows and handheld technology keeps kids right at Santa’s toes, the hidden North Pole toy factory needs to keep up with the times. Even more than ever before, Santa and his elves need to ensure they’re highly efficient, accurate and super quick in handling the billions of incoming requests, determining who’s been naughty and who’s been nice and schedule and make all the necessary deliveries around the world to the almost 1.9 billion children under 14 in one evening. All this while going totally undetected. A feat I don’t think even the great FEDEX can even do.
When you think of brands that influence you, what kind are they and which ones first come to mind? According to a recent study of most influential brands, the top three, ranked highest by Canadians are tech-related. In fact, technology brands grab five of the top ten spots.
The CES Innovation Design and Engineering Awards are like the Golden Globes for designers, manufacturers and developers of consumer products. Instead of the Foreign Press, the products are judged by a panel comprised of independent industrial designers, independent engineers and members of the trade press.
The sheer volume of digital information continues to rapidly increase. According to a report by IDC entitled The Digital Universe Decade – Are You Ready?, commissioned by storage vendor EMC, the projected growth of the digital universe could outpace our ability to manage it, creating new challenges and opportunities.
Can you go on an Internet cleanse without feeling withdrawal? Do you lose a sense of time when you play games like Starcraft or World Of Warcraft?