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I’m a Millennial Who’s Sick of Distracting Technology

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It might sound weird that the “pitch man” for an innovative technology company looks forward to being disconnected from technology once he leaves work, especially on vacations. But it’s true.  It’s not a new thought – like others have opined, technology is a double-edged sword.  With the good, comes the bad.   When I played …

Your Phone Is A Sensor: Imagine a Seamless Daily Transit

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Our last post under “Your Phone Is A Sensor” discussed how mobile is improving the airport experience. This time, we imagine how our mobile phones can simplify the daily transit and remove these pain points commuters face: Long waits to purchase transit cards, tickets or tokens Dealing with broken or malfunctioning machines The need to …

Evolution of the Mobile App: How the Internet of Things Will Shape Retailers’ Engagement with Customers

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The business and tech community is obsessed with accessing the real estate on our mobile devices. Why? Because whether we are consuming content or creating content, be it through direct communication or the posting of our life story on social platforms, we are highly engaged and this engagement creates a very valuable channel for brands …

Highlights from the 2015 NACAS Conference in San Antonio (#NACAS15)

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We had the pleasure of attending the 2015 NACAS Conference in San Antonio, Texas last week to showcase CampX, alongside our friends at Heartland Payment Systems. Here are some observations and images from our Director of Business Development, Ara Ehamparam. Students and campuses are looking for cool, convenient and innovative technology on school grounds in …

“Pay With Your Selfie” Comes to Higher Ed: Lucova and Fresh Ideas Launch at Southwestern College

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Students are influential consumers who expect quick and easy access to things, enabled by their mobile phones. Keeping this in mind, Lucova and Fresh Ideas Food Management have partnered to launch mobile application FreshX (www.FreshXapp.com), which aims to improve student’s campus experience starting with Southwestern College in Kansas. “Happy customers, through happy employees” is one …

The Futuristic Society We Saw in Movies is Happening Now

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The notion of the futuristic society we’ve long wondered about, while watching movies like Back to the Future and Bladerunner, seems like it’s just around the corner, when in reality we’re already well into “the future.”   Walking up and down the streets in 2015 is drastically different than it was 10 years ago. Sure, …