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Dexter + Chaney Spectrum Project Management software integrates ‘end-to-end’ (WOC 2013)

Dexter + Chaney Spectrum Project Management software...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 08, 2013

Seattle-based construction software developer Dexter + Chaney rolled out its new Spectrum Project Management system at the 2013 World of ...

Maxwell systems adds Web login to ProContractorMX project management software (WOC 2013)

Maxwell systems adds Web login to ProContractorMX...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 06, 2013

Back in January, Maxwell Systems added Web-based access to its ProContractorMX software. The company detailed the software briefly during a ...

The new BlackBerry Z10, left, and Q10

BlackBerry reinvents itself with business-friendly Z10,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 30, 2013

  This morning in New York City, Research in Motion (which has re-named itself simply, BlackBerry) announced two new business-friendly BlackBerry ...

How construction companies can leverage social media

How construction companies can leverage social media

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 24, 2013

A new article from Construction Executive provides a great crash course in social media use for those in construction. The article ...

Do you use tablets or smartphones on the jobsite?

Do you use tablets or smartphones on the jobsite?

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 09, 2013

Tablets and smartphones are becoming more and more common staples of our lives. We read books with them, watch movies ...

Construction companies must keep up with mobile tech

Construction companies must keep up with mobile tech

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 03, 2013

There appears to be an odd contrast between how technology meshes with our daily lives and how it mixes into ...

12 Days of Construction Gifts: rugged smartphone cases

12 Days of Construction Gifts: rugged smartphone cases

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 22, 2012

If you take your smartphone to the jobsite, you need to protect it. Keep your iPhone safe from water, dirt, ...

Competition, tech spur consolidation of construction, design firms

Competition, tech spur consolidation of construction,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2012

As a result of the long recession and the ability to collaborate more closely thanks to growing adoption of new ...

Construction industry spends least on IT

Construction industry spends least on IT

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 03, 2012

On average, construction companies only spend 1.35 percent of their revenues on information technology, placing the industry last behind 14 ...

Buying is half the battle: Using the right technology and mindset for the job (Dimensions 2012)

Buying is half the battle: Using the right technology...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2012

Scott Threet of Yates Construction in Philadelphia, Mississippi led a pretty interesting session at Trimble Dimensions 2012 Monday afternoon on the ...

The backbone of the Connected Construction Site (Dimensions 2012)

The backbone of the Connected Construction Site...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2012

As discussed in the conference's opening keynote Monday, a huge topic of discussion at Trimble Dimensions 2012 is the "Connected ...

Apple announces iPad Mini alongside an updated iPad

Apple announces iPad Mini alongside an updated iPad

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 23, 2012

During a special event in San Jose today, Apple announced a smaller, cheaper version of the iPad alongside a much ...

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