Articles By Robert Cordray

Why people look down on the IT department and why they’re wrong

Anybody outside of the IT field always seems to have a very similar opinion of the people working in the IT department - IT employees are commonly looked down upon. It’s generally thought that

Published on: February 19th, 2015 Robert Cordray

BMW’s headlights from the future teach a lesson in innovation

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2015) brought us a number of exciting new concepts, designs, and prototypes to look forward to, both in the near and distant future. Some of these, such

Published on: February 12th, 2015 Robert Cordray

Multiple or all-in-one software systems: where should your money go?

Money is easily spent, gone in the blink of an eye. One moment your budget is doing fantastic and extra money is sitting in the bank, waiting to be spent. Just one small

Published on: January 9th, 2015 Robert Cordray

Top 5 high-profile cyber security breaches that have affected millions

With advances in technology, cyber attacks are becoming more sophisticated and more frequent than ever before. In fact, industry experts now agree that there are two types of organizations in today’s world, those

Published on: December 18th, 2014 Robert Cordray

5 questions every manager should ask when evaluating software

While the job of evaluating software has traditionally fallen to the IT department, line of business managers are seeing their spending specifically for technology on the rise. So they may find themselves in

Published on: December 8th, 2014 Robert Cordray

HP and Neat team up on new printer

The new HP Officejet 8040 has all the bells and whistles you should expect out of an all-in-one printer. It features wireless printing, a 1 TB hard drive for scan storage, and it will

Published on: October 20th, 2014 Robert Cordray

The impact of Android TV on the mobile industry

Android TV is poised to bring the mobile industry more firmly into the living room of mainstream electronics consumers. The new Android platform is slated to be incorporated by original equipment manufacturers into

Published on: September 18th, 2014 Robert Cordray

Apple Numbers vs. Microsoft Excel: spreadsheet differences and compatibilities

The benefit of spreadsheet programs for businesses, both big and small, is unmatched. Functions or preinstalled formulas in business make creation of spreadsheets for personal, financial and business analysis extremely easy. Apple Numbers

Published on: September 8th, 2014 Robert Cordray

Android Auto: New dimensions in mobile technology

Mobile technology is all around us. Once only part of phones and PDAs, it has expanded into a dizzying array of tablets, ultrabooks and hybrids, blurring the lines between devices we know and

Published on: August 26th, 2014 Robert Cordray

Negotiating IT contracts isn’t an emotionless exercise

In movies and on the television screen, negotiators are often presented as cold, calculating and logical individuals who have learned to deal with extremely stressful situations while ignoring their emotions. For this reason,

Published on: August 21st, 2014 Robert Cordray