As reported by Lindsey Adler on Residential Systems, here are excerpts from the article:
Cellular signal booster manufacturer Wilson Electronics has purchased zBoost to leverage technical and marketing strengths while establishing a dual-brand strategy and preparing for global expansion.
As the cell signal booster industry has matured slightly and continues to do so, “We saw an opportunity for some consolidation by acquiring one of our more substantial competitors,” Bob Van Buskirk, CEO of Wilson, in an interview with RS.
In addition to being a growing and profitable company, zBoost was attractive to Wilson to support ongoing internal efforts to establish a dual-brand strategy, a result of retailer feedback for a better/best product offering. Continue reading
Back in January we provided you with advice from consumer tech experts regarding tech they’re using to maximize their mobile devices. In this post we want to give you another peek inside the Tips, Tools & Tech: Innovations to Maximize your Connected Life guide and offer an additional tip for your mobile connectivity. Continue reading
Working from home is now a reality. In fact, three million Americans already work from home full-time. Many others work part-time in the office and part remotely. This is largely a result of modern technology which has greatly enhanced the ability for companies and coworkers to connect remotely. Employers and employees across the nation are recognizing the many benefits of working from home. Employers experience financial benefits. The cost to maintain an employee in an office including rent, utilities, and furnishings, is about $10,000 per year. Employees want to work from home to avoid a commute, have greater flexibility, higher productivity, and save money on work related expenses.
Normally we try to stick to a general tech focus over here but this video is way too good not to share. Many of you may have heard about the Kid President by now because he is taking over the internet with his positivity. Check his short video out where he tells someone new to our world what to expect.
Posted in 2014
Tagged Kid President
In today’s ever-mobile world, we are constantly hearing “there is an App for that.” Today it seems like there is an App for anything you need to help you stay entertained, organized and now there are Apps that help keep us connected to our homes. As a part of our partnership with CEA on the release of the Tips, Tools & Tech: Innovations to Maximize your Connected Life guide, we give you tips for the connected home.
Valentine’s Day is only two days from us! If you are one of the many that just panicked when you read this. . . stay calm, we’ve prepped for you. Use these apps to help you plan your special night and your date won’t even know you waited to the last minute.
You’ll need a reservation at a cozy little restaurant as your first to-do item. Use the Open Table app to help you. You can find open reservations by area and also check out reviews and restaurant information while you’re at it. Need directions? This app has that too!
As a part of our partnership with CEA to release the Tips, Tools & Tech: Innovations to Maximize your Connected Life guide, we created tools and tech that connect the way we live, work and play. Check out a few ways to make your life connected below:
A recent report by GlobalWebIndex estimated that most consumers use only about 10 to 20 percent of their mobile devices’ potential. Take a look at a few of tools and tech that the consumer electronics industry are using to maximize their devices.
Posted in 2014, Tech & Tools Guide, Tips, Tools & Tech, Tools & Tech Guide
Tagged CEA, cell phone signal booster, GlobalWebIndex, mobile guide, tips, Tools & Tech, zBoost