Connecting the Word to the Internet is on the decline. Only 45% of the world is a connected line. Those who are not connected are in developing countries and those countries are running 2G voice network. The step up to 3G and 4th is expensive. The cost of the technology needs to come down by 70% to bring 80% of the world. Price Water House: Connecting the World
Pew Research Center Facebook remains the most popular social media platform 79% of online adults (68% of all Americans) use Facebook 32% of online adults (28% of all Americans) use Instagram 24% of online adults (21% of all Americans) use Twitter 31% of online adults (26% of all Americans) use Pinterest Three-quarters of Facebook users and half of Instagram users use each site daily Substantial ‘reciprocity’ across major social media platforms Messaging apps are especially popular with younger smartphone owners pi_2016-11-11_social-media-update_m-01 29% of online adults (25% of all Americans) use LinkedIn Pew Research Center 1615 L Street, NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20036 202.419.4300 | main 202.419.4349 | fax 202.419.4372 | media inquiries RESEARCH AREAS U.S. Politics & Policy Journalism & Media Internet, Science & Tech Religion & Public Life Hispanic Trends Global Attitudes & Trends Social & Demographic Trends
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The demand for commercial artificial intelligence has been driven by the highly competitive digital market space that requires 24 hours customer service and sales on site, (website). A.I. (Artificial intelligence) has ability to converse in natural language, A.I. chatbots bring us back to Max Headroom, circa 1980s, was hr actually a bot? Either way, Max made it comfortable for us to accept an A.I.chatbot rather than think its creepy. What is Artificial Intelligence? According to the father of Artificial Intelligence, John McCarthy, it is “The science and engineering of making intelligent machines, especially intelligent computer programs”. Artificial Intelligence is a way of making a computer, a computer-controlled robot, or a software think intelligently, in the similar manner the intelligent humans think. AI is accomplished by studying how human brain thinks, and how humans learn, decide, and work while trying to solve a problem, and then using the outcomes of this study […]
Guidelines for using SMS messages for your Business communication Reprinted November 27, 2014 Nikhil Shah Legal Disclaimer – This document contains general guidelines and best practices collated from different sources. Though we have given our best effort to provide comprehensive guidelines by interpreting TCPA (Telephone Consumer Protection Act), Fulcrum Design, LLC, assumes no responsibility for any legal dispute arising in spite of or because of using these guidelines. Complying with TCPA (Telephone Consumer Protection Act) in USA is sole responsibility of the customer. Please consult your legal advisor if you have any doubts on whether you need to comply with TCPA. click here to view complete TCPA guidelines. SMS has become a key marketing and communication channel for business – numerous applications, depend on the speed and open rate of SMS. Be that as it may, there are a federal regulations put forward by FCC for sending SMS messages. The […]
Thanks to high speed broadband technology the internet has been transformed into the “programable web” as a result of API’s which enable the sharing of databases over the web using application programable interfaces or “APIs”. API’s enable the sharing of old and new databases, thus bringing customers and business partners together in order to rapidly deploy new applications without starting from scratch. Connecting a legacy systems to a new application cuts development time by 80% in some cases. An example of an API is the ability for a e-commerce site to accept credit cards. Rather than building a merchant services application from end to end, an application interface enables you to code a connection between your site and Paypal for example, to accept payment. The time to code a Paypal interface can range for 1 hour to 4 hour depending on the complexity of the transactions, however the time to […]
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Computer software has become an integral part of business today. The local grocer has software for managing his inventory and individuals use software for preparing their tax returns. Now, thanks to Apple and the iPhone, we have access to hundreds of thousands of software applications right in the palm of our hands! Software development is now accessible and affordable to just about any business. The key is finding the right software developer, that can not only build your application but support it well into the future. Significance of Software Development for Businesses Software aims to simplify tasks and reduce the chances of human error. Any business is a combination of several functional areas and activities that occur simultaneously. Without suitable software at essential points, there is considerable loss of efficiency and thus business. Software development for businesses is an ongoing activity. As business trends change, the demand for software applications […]
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If you’ve been involved with IM for any length of time, you should be aware of the power and value of social bookmarking for rapid indexing, backlinks, or traffic. It burst onto the scene several years ago, and there does not seem to be any let-up in its popularity. If you have not yet taken advantage of their power, then you’re either too rich and famous to need them or you’re just losing out. We’ll move forward to cover some tips and ideas for realizing their power in your own business, today. Submitting high quality content that is relevant, and doing it often, will go far to help you gain traffic. What you will be doing is helping to establish trust in you with the other people, and that will be the foundation for good business. You will not have those benefits, though, if all you do is submit content […]
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