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3D Printing: Consumers on the Side Lines for Now

By Dick Weisinger

Know anyone who’s using 3D printing?  While the commercial uses for 3D printing have been relatively impressive, consumers haven’t yet jumped in.  Gartner now predicts that 3D printing won’t become a popular consumer item for another five or ten years.

Cloud Forensics: Cloud Computing Challenges

By Dick Weisinger

A report by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently identified 65 different issues that are tripping up or blocking forensic analysts from doing their job when data and applications are located in the cloud. Some of the

Innovation: What it Takes for Businesses to Excel

By Dick Weisinger

GE has recently released their annual Global Innovation Barometer report.  This study tries to identify what are the elements that drive innovation in all parts of the world. Key findings from this year’s GE Innovation Barometer include: Disruption Ready –

Hyped Technologies 2014: Internet of Things Takes Honors as Most Hyped

By Dick Weisinger

What do the technologies: the Internet of Things (IoT), autonomous vehicles, consumer 3D printing, Big Data and wearable computing have in common?  They’re all hot technologies that Gartner says are now in an over-hyped stage of their technology cycle.  This is

Big Data Analytics: Finally Getting Answers to the Crunchy Questions

By Dick Weisinger

Global Big Data Analytics reached a market size of $3.2 billion in 2013 and is expected to reach $15.1 billion by 2020, based on a study by research analysts at Frost & Sullivan.  The market includes specialized segments on discovery and