Current Trends- Touch controls and the mobile market have dictated the last six years, everything from web-design/development and UI to industry clout and market shares were affected.
What is next for this tech revolution?
Devices such as the Leap Motion Controller and Kinect 2 are already looking forward to touchless controls, expanding interactivity beyond the need for hard-wired controller input. What else lays on the horizon?
-Flexible Displays-Touchless Controls
-Improved UI-Wearable Tech-Free Services
Conventional Wisdom will lead to the correct decision the majority of the time, but the one area it will always falter is identifying a new course of action. How can large companies account for innovation while relying on conventional wisdom?
Even the most successful companies are susceptible to blunders. Relying on a stagnate process is never a good strategy, the status-quo always changes sooner or later. How can a company be reliable and also flexible?
-When process holds back innovation
-Combining knowledge with new ideas
Learning Curve With the amount of knowledge available online, information has never been more obtainable. How can businesses take advantage of this? What does it mean for the market going forward?
With the rising number of web and app developers, there has been a surge of free tutorials and resources to faciliate the learning process.
-How companies can capitalize by stockpiling code and building tech resources
-Many sites offer free development courses
Contingency Planning What would stop you from achieving an objective? Understanding potential pitfalls can be as important as planning ahead for positive objectives.
Business Continuity, High Availability, Disaster Recovery- these processes are heard often and quite important to a business, but what do they mean for small businesses getting started? Proper contingency planning can save headaches and cost down the road.
-What to do if the building catches fire
Business and Tech - You can't have one without the other, but is there love in this marriage? How have business and tech found mutual success, and how well will this partnership fare?
Even after cashing in on considerable IPOs, tech companies continue to buck business trends in favor of innovation. Do these practices help or hinder? Nobody questions the success of the current tech industry, is that despite business or due to the support?
-Squeezing pennies vs vast tech investments