New Tech Park Bodes Well for Future of Biz Hub Shenzhen

(DGIwire) — The new year is off to an auspicious start in Southern China’s technology hub. On January 4th, 2017, the cities of Hong Kong and Shenzhen announced plans to build a joint technology park on their shared border. The park, called The Hong Kong/Shenzhen Innovation and Technology Park, will cover a massive 1.2 million […]

Landing Enemy Drones Safely: Here Comes the Technology

(DGIwire) – It’s always impressive to see a drone take flight. But what may be even more impressive, according to a recent report in Silicon Beat, is the ability to safely land a hostile drone before it is able to do any damage. One device, unveiled in October 2016 at the PacSec 2016 security conference […]

Real Estate: Controlling Emotions Can Eliminate Heartache

(DGIwire) — Let’s face it: most of us are obsessed with real estate.  For one thing, everyone has to live somewhere.  At various points in our lives we all rent, buy or sell– perhaps multiple times.  For many of us, our main nest egg is in our home or apartment,  And of course some of us […]

President’s Forceful Climate Plan Focuses on Technology

(DGIwire) — It’s no secret that the United States is a major contributor to global emissions. In fact, as of late 2014, the United States was second only to China with regard to pollution, according to an article in The Guardian. Surveys show that many Americans are simply not willing to give up the lifestyles […]

Air Pollution in India: A Deadly Situation and a Possible Solution

(DGIwire) — India was in the news for tragic reasons in May 2015, as a heat wave severe enough to melt the streets began killing thousands of men, women and children.  The heat wave was also notable because of its exacerbating effect on India’s youth—millions of school-aged children suffering moderate-to-severe lung damage as the result […]

Competing to Build Brick-and-Mortar Businesses in the Age of Amazon

(DGIwire) – Department stores and other brick-and-mortar retailers registered another lackluster holiday season in 2014. According to the Washington Post, brick-and-mortar stores saw about six million fewer shoppers over Thanksgiving weekend compared with 2013, with overall spending down 11 percent. This is in sharp contrast to Cyber Monday sales, which were up 8.7 percent in […]

Three Tips for Retailers Scouting for Their Next Store Location

(DGIwire)   “Location, location, location!” Every retail chain scouting the ideal street address for its next store is familiar with this age-old mantra. And while it’s true that a great location can often make the difference between high and low sales, identifying the ideal street address for a store requires a dizzying array of information. Here […]

Corporate Restructuring: 10 Reasons You Need an Experienced Attorney

(DGIwire)  It takes a strong entrepreneurial spirit to manage the helm of a company.   This fortitude essential to success can be a detriment when, for any number of reasons, financial difficulties arise and a corporate restructuring becomes a necessary decision to restore operations to profitability. As hope springs eternal, a disciplined approach, guided by an […]