ALGOR Inc. (www.algor.com) has been chosen as one of InfoWorld's top 100 companies, due to its business system innovations that use the Internet and high-tech communications to sell its products for a lower cost. Among the tools used:
Webcasts for Internet-based distance learning sessions
Automatic, downloadable software updates
E-mail tech-tips and news communication
Online tools to manage account and software license data
Proprietary internal business systems that enable quick customer service response time
The Dutch are known for their love of bicycling, and they’ve also long been early adopters of green-energy and smart-city technologies. So it seems fitting that a town in which painter Vincent van Gogh once lived has given him a very Dutch-like tribute -- a bike path lit by a special smart paint in the style of the artist's “Starry Night” painting.
The UX Italia video contest recognizes Italian machinery, technology, and other experience solutions that have contributed meaningful improvements to people’s lives and production processes. If you submit a three-minute video showcasing how the quality of Italian machinery's User eXperience is essential to your company's success, you just may win a trip to Italy.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.