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Device Management & Dedicated Experiences on Android Devices

Mobile phones have entered our lives in a way only the most visionary minds could have imagined, making themselves indispensable for our daily lives. The number of smartphone users in the world today is 3.5 Billion, which translates to 44.69% of the world’s population. There are more mobile phones and wireless subscriptions than people in the world. In fact, there will be 6.83 billion smartphone subscriptions by 2022. The mobile industry will contribute $4.8 Trillion to the world’s GDP.

The need for high computational power and growing usage of connected devices has stimulated the convergence of mobile and cloud technology. This union has further been leveraged by the steady growth in BYOD and a significant shift to the cloud. As smartphones become popular in the workplace, it is a challenge for many employers to draw a clear line between a “work device” and a “personal device.” …


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Becoming Successful in Business — A Strong Technology Strategy

Technology has become integrated in every industry in almost every possible, which leads to almost nothing that can be classified as low-tech. In fact, technological forces are re-defining the way a business functions in many different aspects. Management teams are accelerating the speed of innovation in new products and processes are translated into profitable commercial ventures.

It is necessary to plan, take time, and design a strong business technology strategy. Not all businesses get it right immediately, but a right strategy presents clear direction and makes it easy to achieve goals. …


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Disruption in Software: Top Dozen Trends for 2020

As the software industry is booming and contributing billions to the economy, software engineers play the pivotal role of delivering quality software. There will be an estimated 27.7 million software developers worldwide in 2023, with the USA leading with 4.2 million. As software engineering is becoming the most desired skill, here are some statistics that will blow your mind.

The world is relying on the prowess of software engineers for innovation. Here are the most exciting 12 software development trends of 2020.

1 Trend 1 — Cloud & Cloudification will Boom

The global Cloud Market size will be $488.5 billion by 2026 and does not show any sign of slowing down. …


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Top 7 COOLEST Technology Innovations Inspired by Nature

Whenever we hear the words ‘’innovation’’ or ‘’creativity’’, we tend to typically think of technology, R&D labs, cutting-edge corporations, and prestigious academic institutions. Despite the ingenuity and engineering ability humans have demonstrated over the past millennia, time and again, we fall short of ‘’creativity’’ when compared to mother nature.

The examples of how insights from nature can improve, inspire and innovate technology are endless. One of the ambitious project Artificial Photosynthesis happened in 2016, when an artificial leaf split water into hydrogen and oxygen, combined with a modified bacteria, converted hydrogen into liquid fuel ten times as efficiently as plants.

Out of the hundreds of such nature inspired innovations, we thought it would be interesting to round up a few awe-inspiring examples. …


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The Unsung Hero for Mental Health — Technology

In any given year, 1 in 5 employed US adults experience a mental health issue like depression, anxiety, and insomnia.

COVID19 has pushed the world into an uncharted territory as it has proved to be a perfect storm of stressors — Right from job loss, economic instability, home schooling, food & health insecurity to the uncertainty of when (or even if) life will return to normal. A simple example — 33 million jobs lost as of May 7, 2020 – huge financial stress, lock down multiplied domestic violence etc. …


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COVID19 Diaries: Cloud & Cloudification Everywhere

Cloud Computing has certainly been the buzzword of the 21st century, and nearly 90% of enterprises were already on the way to adopting the cloud. But no one saw the pandemic coming or a huge surge in cloudification becoming the most important aspect of life.

The onset of Covid19 has sent billions of people worldwide to be on the Shelter at Home mode, which has helped cloud adoption surge more than 200%. Grounded by an extended lock down, people are seeking newer solutions to routine life and existence tasks. …


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Exceptional — 20 Top Personal Branding Strategies for 2020

The Hard Truth — If You Do Not Become A BRAND Then You Become A Commodity! Regardless of age, title or gender, you must be the CEO of your own and your top priority is to be head marketer for the brand called YOU.

Self-branding is a very important strategy that you must consistently work towards creating a brand for yourself in the personal and professional worlds. It entails your goals, accomplishments, career growth, current endeavours, success stories, and any form of credibility that would contribute to future initiatives as a result.

The Internet has become the go-to source for information about everything and one’s online reputation outweighs nearly every other information source. Proactively, revamping your online presence, marketing your brand, countering negative views of your brand, and maintaining consistent communication are the mantras of 2020 & beyond. …


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Ashok’s Take: Covid19 Outbreak — 7 Positives of L.I.F.E to Reflect

It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.

- Robert H. Schuller

Covid19 aka Coronavirus or any pandemic for that matter is not for just passing tragedies of sickness and death. These far-reaching mass-scale threats, the uncertainty, and fear that accompanies them, leads to new behaviors and beliefs. People understand their priorities in life and try to reflect more.

At this unprecedented time, it is an urgent call for us as human beings to examine the ways in which our industrialized, individualistic society has prioritized anything and everything besides the intricate web of life that sustains us, AND, most importantly, to change. …


Top 50 Advanced Personalization Statistics & Predictions (2020–2025)
Top 50 Advanced Personalization Statistics & Predictions (2020–2025)
Top 50 Advanced Personalization Statistics & Predictions (2020–2025)

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Personalization Statistics & Trends

Currently AI is helping to make sense of 2.7 Zetabytes digital data. 80% of emerging technologies will have AI foundations by 2021. 75% of commercial enterprise apps will use AI by 2021.

  1. More than 80% of customer interactions will be done without humans by the end of 2020 and most of them will be with the help of chat-bots.
  2. 87% of companies that have adopted AI use it to improve their email marketing.
  3. AI is increasing sale numbers by 50% based on the number of leads.
  4. 28% of the time, top-rated companies are using AI to personalize their campaigns.
  5. 54% of smart speaker owners claim that their speakers are accurate in understanding their spoken word. The smart speakers have started to understand emotion of the customer as well due to major stride in Natural Language Processing (NLP). …


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AI & Automotive — 8 Disruptive Use-Cases

A driverless car running on roads may sound like a screen taken from a sci-fi movie. However, fiction is turning into reality, and we thank Artificial Intelligence (AI) for the same. AI technology complements the very concept of self-driving cars.

Elon Musk had predicted in 2017 that all the cars will be autonomous in 10 years without any steering wheel. We are quite close to bringing this prediction into reality in just a short time frame of 4 years.

Mercedes-Benz, Volvo, Bosch, Nissan, General Motors, and Continental Automotive Systems, among others, are some of the automotive players striving to gain the first-mover’s advantage in the market through the development of autonomous cars, using the prowess of AI. …

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