Software, Technology, and Wow I Didn't Know That

ALERE Manufacturing System Released with Loads of New Features

Of particular interest to our ALERE (aka TIW Technologies) software is the announcement of their latest release: version 14.  The list of new features is too lengthy to [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: January 17, 2019

The Future of Computing is Quantum

We’ve written here before about the powerful capabilities of the emerging science of quantum computing – the idea that computers using the properties of sub-atomic particles can perform [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: January 10, 2019

A New Year…a NEW Website!

Rather than our usual business/tech post today we’d like to announce that Productivity Strategies & Solutions, Inc. (PSSI) has at long last launched our new website, which you’ll [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: January 8, 2019

The Inventor of Search

Done searching for Christmas gifts by now?  Then here’s a little anecdote about the real first search engine –long before Larry and Sergey became billionaires building Google. In the [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: December 20, 2018

Keep Your Eye on This One: 5G Will Be a Game Changer

The current top-of-the-line wireless technology, called 4G (for 4th generation cellular technology) ushered in an era of smartphone apps and capabilities like none before.  It also ushered in [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 25, 2018

What You Need to Know About the Dark Web

Did you know that a trove of personal information about you can typically be purchased on the internet (actually, the “Dark Web”) for about $20 to $130?  That [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 16, 2018

Nowadays, Everybody Needs a VPN

The internet is a dangerous place.  You never know who’s watching you.  If you’re in a coffee shop using the public Wi-Fi router there, you’re wide open… to [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 11, 2018

The Power of Models to Run the World (Conclusion of our Prior Post)

In our prior post we highlighted the comments of two well-known hedge fund investors as they describe the shift from a world often dominated by software to the [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 27, 2018

Integrating Dynamics NAV With Your Excel

A good post by a west coast NAV blogger provides steps for integrating your Dynamics NAV (in this case, 2018, though it should work basically the same for [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 11, 2018

Python: The 'Holy Grail' of Coding?

It was nearly 30 years ago that a Dutchman by the name Guido van Rossum set out to create a new programming language that would adhere to three [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: August 14, 2018