Architects Are The New Psychiatrists: Why Getting Into The Minds Of Humans Is The Biggest Design Trend Of 2019

Architects Are The New Psychiatrists: Why Getting Into The Minds Of Humans Is The Biggest Design Trend Of 2019

Want to get a jump-start on upcoming deals? Meet the major Dallas-Fort Worth players at one of our upcoming events! The year 2019 challenged U.S. architects and designers to face a not-so-distant future where Uber aircraft and autonomous-driving vehicles become a reality.   These developments alone are pushing designers and architects to brainstorm ways their commercial creations can implement technologies and amenities to accommodate tomorrow’s consumers.  But, perhaps, the biggest architectural trend of 2019 is not technology or its advancement, but rather…

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Vern Yip on Interior Design: Your Home ‘Should Nurture You’

Vern Yip on Interior Design: Your Home ‘Should Nurture You’

“To my mom’s credit she said, ‘That’s fine, do what you love; you have my support,’” said Yip, who went on to get a masters of architecture and an M.B.A. at the Georgia Institute of Technology before starting work at an architecture and design firm in Atlanta. “I was working hours a week and making $, a year, but I loved it. My mom said, ‘Make sure you’re the first person at work and the last person to leave.’ A…

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NETGEAR appoints Emitac as Middle East distributors for its networking products

NETGEAR appoints Emitac as Middle East distributors for its networking products

NETGEAR, a worldwide provider of technologically advanced branded networking products, has announced the appointment of Emitac Distribution as an authorised distributor for its networking products and solutions in the Middle East. Emitac will distribute the complete range of NETGEAR products, including switches, access points, VPN Firewall, wireless cards and storage print servers. Emitac Distribution has established itself as the premier IT solutions provider in the region through its excellence in distribution know-how, credit facilitation to second tier resellers and retailers,…

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12 Months With Netgear’s Orbi Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System

12 Months With Netgear’s Orbi Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System

Just over a year ago, I wasn’t even near to being on the fence with mesh Wi-Fi systems. I was fully in the camp of old-school, high powered routers. My network used a monster, tri-band gaming router with a combined Mbps of data throughput, with eight directional antennas. But then something changed and my Wi-Fi performance began to stumble. In a timely pitch, Netgear offered to send me its Orbi AC Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi system to try out. Given…

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Patch Homes locks in $5M Series A to give homeowners financial freedom without debt

Patch Homes locks in $5M Series A to give homeowners financial freedom without debt

Home ownership has long been touted as the American dream. But rising rates of mortgage debt and student loan debt are making the pursuit of home ownership a nightmare. Debt-burdened individuals or those with inconsistent or tight cash flow can not only struggle to get credit loan approval when buying a home but also struggle to satisfy monthly mortgage payments even after purchase.  Patch Homes is hoping to keep the proverbial American dream alive. Patch looks to provide homeowners with cash…

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Madison Finance Committee recommends leasing space

Madison Finance Committee recommends leasing space

A Madison nonprofit arts organization that could boost the availability of artist studio space on the near east side wants to move into a new facility built next to the new Capital East parking garage. On Monday, Madison’s Finance Committee recommended leasing a two-story structure located next to the garage at 111 S. Livingston St. and giving a $500,000 grant to the Arts + Literature Laboratory (ALL). The nonprofit opened in late 2015 at 2021 Winnebago St., where it hosts…

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Less than a year after World Series title, Red Sox fire chief architect Dave Dombrowski

Less than a year after World Series title, Red Sox fire chief architect Dave Dombrowski

The general manager of the Boston Red Sox, no matter the season or the circumstances, has but one mandate: Win or else. And nobody fit the job description better than Dave Dombrowski, the -year-old executive who has built a reputation and a successful career on precisely that mentality. With Dombrowski, there was no blockbuster trade too massive, no free agent too expensive, no contract extension too exorbitant and no prospect too promising to give up — if the move contributed…

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Open-Source Finance: From Scarcity To Abundance

Open-Source Finance: From Scarcity To Abundance

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Marc Fleury, one of the pioneers of the open-source software movement and founder and former CEO of JBoss, which was acquired by Red Hat for $ million in Red Hat was recently acquired by IBM for nearly $ billion. With his polymath background including a doctorate in physics, a background in Java open-source software development and his own avant-garde, electronic music act, Dr. Fleury was a valuable asset during our multidisciplinary…

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Pomelo Fashion’s Jean Thomas on the Top 3 E-Commerce Marketing Trends

Pomelo Fashion’s Jean Thomas on the Top 3 E-Commerce Marketing Trends

Jean Thomas, CMO of Bangkok-headquartered fashion company, Pomelo Fashion, talks about the top three marketing strategies for e-commerce companies to watch out for August , min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Without a comprehensive marketing strategy, customers aren’t just going to stumble into the brand’s website. An e-commerce company often relies on its ability to market and brand well. Jean Thomas, chief marketing officer of Bangkok-headquartered fashion company, Pomelo Fashion, talks about the top three marketing…

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Metro briefs: Bloomington voters will choose between Kulka and Busse for next mayor

Metro briefs: Bloomington voters will choose between Kulka and Busse for next mayor

Digital marketing executive Ryan Kulka and City Council Member Tim Busse will face each other in the Bloomington mayoral race this fall, after finishing first and second in the city’s primary Tuesday. Only votes separated Kulka and Busse, with Kulka winning .% of the vote and Busse winning .%. The winner in November will succeed Mayor Gene Winstead, who isn’t seeking re-election after years in office. The other candidates were Dan Niziolek, deputy director of St. Paul’s Department of Safety…

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