Will the resources spent implementing app indexing for Google search be a boon or a bust for your app’s traffic? In this article, I’ll take you through a case study for app indexing at our company, the results of which may surprise you.
Research firm Gartner predicts that by 2019, half of citizens in million-people cities will benefit from smart city programs by voluntarily sharing their personal data. The volume and diversity of the information generated by citizens will continue to rise in line with the proliferation of consumer devices and the Internet of Things (IoT), the firm says.
Andy Goodman, who coined the term, explains “humans have always had to interact with machines in a really abstract, complex way.” Zero UI utilizes haptics, voice control, artificial intelligence, and voice control elements to make the whole experience more human.
Home values rose 6.8 percent from last December, the fastest annual pace of the year. The Zillow® Home Value Indexi (ZHVI) is $193,800, just below the highest value set in April 2007, according to the December Zillow Real Estate Market Reportsii.
According to the 53-market report, the trend of rising prices and shrinking inventory continued in December, even though December was one of the three months that trailed 2015, with sales 1.8% below December 2015. Even so, nearly half of the markets reported increased sales over December 2015, and almost two-thirds saw sales higher than November 2016. The median increase over November 2016 was 1.7%.
Experts in the real estate industry expect augmented reality to have a huge impact over the next several years, some predicting as many as 2.5 billion in real estate applications by 2025. Whether it is servicing a potential client looking for a property, a realtor showcasing a location or a construction worker visualizing changes to blueprints, augmented reality will have a lasting and sustained impact on how business is done in the real estate sector.
While last month’s increase saw Fannie and Freddie increase the standard mortgage modification benchmark interest rate to a level not seen in months, the government-sponsored enterprises said Wednesday that they are increasing the standard mortgage modification interest rate to the highest level in 18 months.
“I can tell you on every big committee, not only on the state but on the national level, Jim was always asked to serve,” said Zicarelli. “They used Jim for research and development and strategy. He’s a pretty savvy guy and has the personal touch dealing with people. He’s done remarkably well, not only for himself but four our association. We’re the fourth largest in the state now.”
On the outside, 23,000 trees and shrubs — nearly the same amount found in New York's Central Park — will fill the skyscraper's facade, roof, and balconies. And inside, it will feature 40 luxury condos.
The plants will absorb 130 tons of carbon dioxide emissions per year — the equivalent of about 27 cars, lead designer Vincent Callebut tells Business Insider.
The death of net neutrality will severely impact IoT solutions which rely on an open internet concept. Degradation of service for connected devices can impact the burgeoning technology. A technology that needs scalability to thrive.
Community land trusts operate around the principle that housing is a necessity, not a financial asset. CLTs are member-driven nonprofits that, using a combination of public and private funds, buy up property and place it into community ownership. Then the CLTs lease properties at rates that are tied not to market forces, but to local incomes;
"Appropriate" workplaces may not sound as sexy as "innovative," "cool," or "transformative" ones, but they definitely can prove to be more valuable to a company’s success. Over the past decade, far too many companies followed macro trends and shifts in workplace design rather than invest in research focused on their own staff, work realities, and needs.
Everyone knows businesses today are grappling with the explosion of data. What’s less well-known is the value of location data and the intelligence that geospatial analysis can provide business decision makers, beyond those that are GIS (geographic information system) professionals.
Despite strong headwinds of tight housing supplies and an affordability squeeze throughout much of 2016, California’s housing market ended the year on a positive note, posting a moderate sales pace and home price increases in December, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today.
Nothing ruins a day out like driving to an unfamiliar part of town, finally finding that hole-in-the-wall restaurant you've been hearing so much about... and realizing there are no open parking spots even close to the joint. It's not the end of the world, but it certainly puts a damper on the fun.
With an upcoming feature rolled out with the latest beta version of Google Maps, however, your turn-by-turn directions will soon be able to guide you to the best places to park around your destination.
More than a year after DocuSign CEO Keith Krach announced he was ready to step down, the e-signature and digital transaction management company has finally announced Krach's successor: Daniel Springer, former chairman and CEO of Responsys, has signed on as DocuSign's new chief executive.
Forget brain surgery, complicated training programs or insurance legalese. All users need is the MindWave, an off-the-shelf brain control interface that costs less than US$100, and they can get the Teleport up and running in just five minutes. Anthony Bartl, a 36-year-old quadriplegic who test drove the robot with the brain-control device, describes the experience as a "real thrill."
Cobbling together a 20 percent down payment on a home costs more than two thirds of the average annual income – one of the reasons potential home buyers say saving for a down payment is among their top concerns.
In the U.S., to buy a median-priced home for $192,500, a buyer must scrape together $38,500 in cash – plus any closing costs and moving expenses – in order to ensure they qualify and get the best terms on their mortgage.
Imagine you are making a presentation. Your audience consists of people who will be affected by your decision. Go through each of your options and imagine how you would justify choosing that option – in terms of the values and norms they really care about.
Servicers can choose to have specific loans or entire portfolios monitored and can select to receive all available or any combination of alerts. The alerts draw from Black Knight's extensive, industry-leading public records database covering approximately 99.9 percent of the U.S. population, and include:
You think you know everything about your iPhone? Think again. There are lots of hidden tips and tricks that will make some everyday tasks much easier. Here are a few simple ones that may change the way you use your phone.
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