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Front line: Preparing for take-off in the drone industry (Area Development)

March 22, 2015 by  
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As drones become smaller, more affordable, and easier to operate, they’re being eyed for use in everything from agriculture to construction and real estate. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) says there could be 30,000 of them in American skies by 2020, and according to the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the business of […]

Digging Deep: Belk upgrades databases to prepare for growth (STORES Magazine)

March 22, 2015 by  
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The core principles of retailing may remain the same but the methods by which retailers must reach out to customers are constantly evolving. As the need for real-time analytics and customer information grows more important, retailers need robust systems to manage the ever-expanding volumes of data. Based in Charlotte, N.C., Belk is one of the […]

Will drones fly in retail? The sky’s not the only limit (STORES Magazine)

March 22, 2015 by  
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Once reserved for sci-fi movies and high-tech war efforts, drones are quickly becoming part of the broader landscape. Amazon made headlines with its plans to make deliveries via drone, but there’s an entire world of opportunity beyond that. Drones can help retailers in ways they’ve never imagined, from site selection and store design to security, […]

The Technology that Everyone Thinks is Evil Can do Good in Cities (Next City)

March 22, 2015 by  
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The Technology that Everyone Thinks is Evil Can do Good in Cities Next City Craig Guillot Forget war and surveillance, drones have better things to do A woman is walking alone to the subway after meeting a friend for dinner in an unfamiliar neighborhood. She is slightly lost and staring down at a slow-to-load map […]

Drones and sports: Can they work together? (Connect Magazine)

March 22, 2015 by  
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Drones and sports: Can they work together? Connect Magazine Craig Guillot Drones are slowly starting to become a more common site in our skies. The Federal Aviation Administration reports that there could be more than 7,500 in commercial operation within five years. Multiple industries are starting to recognize the potential, and in the world of […]