Picture yourself leaving a hospital room after several days of high-quality care by trained nurses and doctors. You have just survived a high-magnitude health-related issue and now you are preparing to go back home to the support of your family. You know your case and you are at the point where doctors have told you […]
Security and privacy are key elements that play a major role in a company’s success. The first major privacy and security element is providing the customer privacy. If the customer feels that they and/or their information isn’t secure, they are not likely to stay with that company. This means that the company has no customers and for the company existing without customers means it essentially fails. Therefore, customer privacy is a key element towards the importance of privacy and security for a company as a whole.
E-commerce first became possible in 1991. It only accounted for roughly 1% of total retail sales in the U.S. by 2000. That number slowly grew to 3.5% by 2008. Nowadays, there is much more the just Ebay and Amazon for your online shopping needs. Just about every successful retailer does business online and through an […]
By Benjamin Wasserman There is no such thing as bad publicity…well, on second thought, there actually might be. Such an example, for instance, is this: imagine you are head of an airline and a viral video surfaces of your employees forcefully dragging a seemingly harmless man off one of your airplanes. In fact, this […]
By Bernard Watemberg It comes as no surprise that in today’s rapidly advancing society the future of the banking industry is sitting in the palm of our hands. Yes, you read that correctly. We no longer need to walk into a branch in order to carry out our routine bank transactions, such as writing checks […]
By Benjamin Wasserman Over the past decade, technology, and more specifically mobile applications, has significantly changed the average person’s day to day life. There seems to be an app for just about everything, ranging from shopping to getting around town to dating and socializing. The stigma of online dating has long since disappeared as it […]
A new era of communications applications is changing the way that communication applications are integrated into day-to-day life. A few years ago the thought of an application built specifically for a school-aged child to directly communicate with the police or for the average citizen to aid in fighting crime would have been ludicrous. Today, it is the reality that we live in. As news headlines have become further filled with violent news, police departments around the United States have been creating their own headlines with their development of security apps.
Daily life today seems to consist of a multitude of privacy trade-offs. You want to order a pizza to your house after a long day at work? You need to give them your address, full name, and personal phone number. You want a private car to pick you up so you don’t have to roam the streets alone late at night searching for a cab? You need to give your address, full name, and personal phone number.