Roundup From Google Developer Conference Of News Advisors Care About

by agluck     June 27, 2012      0.0 (0) While advisors don't care so much abiout Google's developer conference, it did include some releases you should know about. Here's a summary of the big news you need to know. Glass Steals Shows. In an over the top publicity stunt, four skydivers wearing Google Glass glasses jumped from a plane and landed on the roof of the Mosconi Center. Goog

Dell Releases Two Powerful New 14” and 15” Laptops And They Look Good

by agluck     June 26, 2012      0.0 (0) Dell today started selling the XPS 14 and XPS 15, following up on its release of a 13” version in March of the XPS 13, and these two new models released today are likely to generate praise. For advisors looking for a Windows laptop that can replace a desktop, either of these new machines are a good candidate.  

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Microsoft Reportedly Stumbling Toward Release Of Operating System For Tablets

by agluck     June 12, 2012      0.0 (0) It’s hard to believe that September 2012 is just around the corner. It’s been so long in coming. Back in 2010, Microsoft promised it would have a response to Apple’s iPad tablet in September 2012.   I remember thinking back then that 2012 was so distant. How could Microsoft be so far behind Apple?   Now here we

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For Advisors Who Will Produce Their Own Marketing Videos, Apple Announces New MacBook Pro With Retina Display, 0.71-inches Thin, Shipping Today

by agluck     June 11, 2012      0.0 (0) A 2880 x 1800 resolution, a casing measured at just 0.71-inch thin, you'll get up to 16GB of RAM, NVIDIA Kepler GT 650M graphics, up to a quad-core 2.7GHz Core i7 processor, a maximum 768GB solid state drive, and a promise for up to seven hours of battery life. For well-heeled advisors who want to edit their marketing videos and presentations, th

Elderly-Monitoring System Allows Caregivers To See The Big Picture

by agluck     May 03, 2012      0.0 (0) A small start-up that makes home monitoring systems for the elderly is allowing them to stay at home even when they may be fragile or lack motility. The system consists of a number of motion sensors as well as a weight pad (to see when they’re sleeping) and a panic button that notifies the authorities and kin if there’s something wrong.