Windows 8 has ushered in an era of category-defying devices, with hybrid machines that bend, flip around, lie flat and otherwise contort flooding the market (and our offices). When virtually every Windows 8 product we’ve reviewed possesses acrobatic abilities, it’s easy to forget regular ol’ laptops are running Microsoft’s new OS, too.
One such … Read the rest »
Curious about all the hoopla about touch laptops? Read this in-depth review about what’s great and what’s not in these tablet/laptop hybrids
Farmers running hand-picked crop harvesting operations can use a new app that can save them several hours per week in administration work. The app is called BucketLoad (http://bucketloadapp.com/) and it removes the administrative and preliminary accounting work.
So how does it work? The farmer can use a QR or barcode to scan a picker’s ID badge which … Read the rest »
The Aphid Advisor app is a decision-making tool to help determine whether a control action is warranted for Soybean Aphids (Aphis glycines) on soybeans in the province of Ontario, Canada. This app uses aphid and natural enemy numbers, as well as expected population growth rates, to indicate whether there are enough natural enemies to keep aphid populations below action thresholds or if an insecticide application may be needed.