May 1, 2016

Technology Trends

Browse this section for the latest hot small business technology trends. Here you will find cool tech gadgets, new small business technology services, technology tips and advice and much more. If it’s product reviews you seek, be sure to check out our Product Reviews.

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Groupon Gets a Makeover, Beefs Up Website and Mobile Tools

Groupon went from being the hottest thing on the Web -- and a much touted tool for small businesses -- to something else entirely. Critics argued that the online coupons weren't all they were cracked up to be and interest seemed to wane. But now the company is back with a brand new approach.

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New Jersey Proposes “No Text While Walking” Law

A new "no texting while walking" bill in New Jersey hopes to impose a $50 fine for those caught walking using mobile devices without hands-free tools. So, if you're doing business in The Garden State and walking around staring at your phone, it could cost you.

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5 Cool Innovations Seen at Envision

Innovations from Microsoft and partners on hand at the first-ever Envision conference in New Orleans this week should be of interest to small businesses. Here's what caught our eye during the event.

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7 Things About the Microsoft Envision Conference

Here are 7 big takeaways from the first-ever Microsoft Envision conference that got underway this morning in New Orleans. Small Business Trends was there and has all the details.

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New OS X Update Improves Stability of Your Mac

Apple has just released the latest updates for its OS X El Capitan operating system. The updates address problems with Twitter shortlinks, security issues, and more.


Antamedia Software Eliminates Security Risk on Public Computers

If your business spends a lot of time at conventions or relies on the use of kiosks that need computers or tablets connected to your network, Antamedia provides software to keep your network and any sensitive company information safe.

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Exploring Video Social Network Trends

Live streaming video is one of the biggest trends on the Web right now. Companies everywhere are connecting with audiences. Here's a look at the trend and some of the major players in it right now.

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