Technology drives businesses. While that fact might lead us to believe that we need every technology out there, our budget may not necessarily agree. Nevertheless, there may be places in your business that aren’t as efficient as they could be. These are costing you more in time and resources. Instead of living with these inefficiencies, […]
One of the great parts of my job is talking to industrial technologists from a wide variety of businesses. I had an interesting conversation recently with some people from a large dairy. Forget whatever image you may have; today’s large commercial dairies are extremely sophisticated enterprises that are always looking for new ways to leverage […]
German conglomerate Siemens announced on Tuesday a new standalone startup unit dedicated to fostering “disruptive ideas more vigorously and accelerate the development of new technologies.” Siegfried Russwurm, Siemens chief technology officer, will be the acting head of the unit, named next47. It will receive €1 billion ($1.12 billion) in funding for the first five years. […]
We went to actual Silicon Valley companies to look past the Hollywood stereotypes offered on TV. Here’s who we found.
Talking about diversity is not enough; tech companies need to take a hard look at their own training and promotion practices.
The numbers suggest they are—but the real question is why.
One supply-chain service thinks you can mass-produce an idea in just four months.