New Delhi: PC maker Lenovo India on Tuesday said it expanding its business into end-to-end IT solutions for enterprises. The company, which is number one PC and tablet seller in India, said it will start providing internet of things (IoT) solutions also, apart from the existing business of personal computers. "We are moving from a device company to a device-plus-solution company. Our current sales team cannot handle this. We have onboarded two new people for the new vertical and will gradually build the team. We are not looking to bag 100 deals but we are looking for few installations to prove ourself to begin with," Lenovo India Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Rahul Agarwal told PTI. The company has now divided its business in three segments -- smarter devices, smart workplace and smarter businesses. "New leg, smarter businesses, has nothing to do with PCs (personal computers). They will provide vertical solutions. Under this, we will offer an end-to-end solution. … [Read more...] about Lenovo India entering end-to-end IT solutions business
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To find clues for healthy living today, we must look to our past. The history of human evolution shows a definitive link between our physical health and psychological well-being. The Greeks understood the importance of a Sound Mind in a Sound Body. That credo became the foundation of their civilization. For clues on how we can best survive the 21st century, we should look to the wisdom held in our ancestry and evolutionary biology.7 Habits for a Healthy Mind in a Healthy body are simple daily lifestyle choices. These 7 principles are the foundation of The Athlete’s Way philosophy: 7 Habits for a Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body: Daily Physicality: Exercise for at least 20 minutes most days of the week. Intellectual Curiosity: Spend some time in focused thought, exploring new ideas every day. Foster Creativity: Challenge your mind to connect unrelated ideas in new and useful ways. Human Unity: Create and maintain close-knit human bonds and a social support network. … [Read more...] about 7 Habits for a Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body
Novelist and creative director of Magic Leap, Sean Stewart sits down for an interview with the Korea JoongAng Daily on Thursday prior to giving a speech at the Immersive Content Fair. [KOCCA]Immersive content - the likes of augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), mixed reality (MR) and extended reality (XR) - may still seem like something out of a distant sci-fi future, but this technology is expected to dominate the culture of the next generation and Korea is where it’s likely to arrive fastest, according to Sean Stewart, creative director of Magic Leap.Korea Creative Content Agency (Kocca) kicked off its first Immersive Content Festival (ICF) on Thursday to run until today at M Contemporary, an art gallery inside the Le Meridian Seoul Hotel in southern Seoul. The ICF was held as a part of the government’s content innovation plan announced earlier this year, during which President Moon Jae-in vowed to fund and support content creators in Korea, develop immersive … [Read more...] about That sci-fi future? It’s already here.
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