When we speak about advances in technology, robots are one of the few things that come first in our mind. There is no question that automation will change the way people work, but for some sectors of the economy, change is long overdue. And one of these sectors is construction.

For an industry with nearly $10 trillion in annual revenue — about 6 percent of global GDP — its performance is not great. Worldwide, the average big construction project takes 20 percent longer to complete than planned and runs a staggering 80 percent over budget. Although most sectors of the…

Drones have proved their use in various industries time and again and one industry that has seen its tremendous potential is the construction industry. While dozens of industries use drones, the fastest growing commercial adopter is the construction industry. Drone use on the job site has skyrocketed in the last year — — surging 239%.

“Simply put, we believe augmented reality is going to change the way we use technology forever. We’re already seeing things that will transform the way you work, play, connect and learn.” — Tim Cook

Many technology leaders in the world believe in the power of augmented reality and how it can change the way people perceive things around them. For many who don’t know, Augmented reality (AR) adds digital elements to a live view often by using the camera on a smartphone or any other technology. While virtual reality implies complete immersion through shutting out the outside world, augmented reality…

Imagine leaving home and not worrying if you switched off the geyser or the AC or if all the lights are turned off. With a smart home, you could quiet all of these worries with a quick glance at your smartphone or tablet. You could connect the devices and appliances in your home so they can communicate with each other and with you. Any device in your home that uses electricity can be put on your home network and at your command. Whether you give that command by voice, remote control, tablet or smartphone, the home reacts. …


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