Danielle Beurteaux


Is Anti-Drone Tech The Next Billion-Dollar Business?

6-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

The market for drone business services is worth more than $126 billion, according to a recent PwC report. Another report, which separates drones by type and use, predicts the market will reach $5.59

Your New Utopian Home?

2-Jun-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

One of the biggest and most dramatic societal trends in recent decades has been the population migration away from towns and rural environments to large urban centers. The United Nations Population Fu

This Is a Huge Market – And We’ll All Be Part of It

25-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

May is Older Americans Month, which aims to highlight the roles and issues of seniors. A recent report released by the Consumer Technology Association and the CTA Foundation, a tech nonprofit focused

Americans Are Too Afraid To Shop Online

24-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

According to a new report released by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (part of the U.S. Department of Commerce), Americans are very concerned about online security and p

More Resources, More Problems

23-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

This is the second of a two-part series on resource volatility. As noted in the first post, globalization has created an environment of resource volatility. This post, with numbers 11 through 20 on t

Are You Friends With Bots?

17-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

Feeling overwhelmed by the demands of your social media life? If you’re suffering from social information overload, it might be time to filter some of that never-ending communication stream. But

VR Is Missing Something Important – Content

16-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

The biggest, buzziest tech right now has got to be virtual reality. With the release of so many headsets onto the market recently – Vive, Google Cardboard, Oculus, Gear, to name a few – your avera

Security Devices for the Digital Economy

16-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

Home  Safe  Home As we advance toward a future where everything is connected, we grapple with increasing issues of security and privacy. Smart devices are predicted to reach 6.4 billion units this

How Does Globalization Affect Resources?

10-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

How do our global and very interconnected markets effect resource volatility? The evidence points to increasing resource volatility as globalization grows, including in agricultural products. “Th

We’ll Soon 3-D Print Our Cars In Microfactories

9-May-2016 | Danielle Beurteaux

Henry Ford wouldn’t be happy. The car magnate’s model of mass production is on the verge of obsolescence. What will take its place? Microfactories. Microfactories are small manufacturing enviro