In this edition of Tech Insights, we talk about Teams as a Platform and how it changes the way people work with each other. Working together is more than just video conferencing. It’s working together to do something special.Read more "Tech Insights: Teams as a Platform"
I did a webinar on learnings from the Smart Restart and how companies can look at their employees, operations, and customers to make the most of the opportunity.Read more "Smart Restart: Learnings"
I hate self checkout lines. I’ve always thought of it as an excuse to turn the customer into an employee. Rather than pay for a great experience as I leave their store, they implement a system where I work to buy from their store. I can understand the inherent inefficiency that checkout creates, so certainly […]Read more "Bots… am I working for you, or you working for me?"
I have kids and I love them. Sometimes love isn’t enough. Sometimes you need to be told how to express your love in a way that crosses a barrier you’ve slowly built up over time. I was noticing a problem with one of my kids about how they responded to being angry. I tried “everything”, […]Read more "Empathy and Our Nation"
In this webinar I talked about how the Smart Restart is impacting the operations space, tied to data, analytics, and employee productivity.Read more "Smart Restart: Operations"
I did a webinar on Smart Restart engagement around customers and how businesses need to think about previously unmet needs.Read more "Smart Restart: Your Customers"
This post is part of a series. If you want to work on creating your own Wildlife ID environment, start here! We started with provisioning an Azure storage environment that this uses to retrieve images. In this post we’ll provision the Azure Function, deploy the code via VS Code and configure an App Insights availability […]Read more "Create an Azure Function with Python to Retrieve GPS Coordinates from an Image EXIF in Azure Storage"
This post is part of a series. If you want to work on creating your own Wildlife ID environment, start here! In this segment we’re creating a Logic App that brings several other components together. The end goal is to examine a picture with EXIF data, identify a wildlife in the image, copy it to […]Read more "Creating a Logic App to Identify Wildlife with AI, Azure Functions, Cosmos DB, and Azure Storage"
This post is part of a series. If you want to work on creating your own Wildlife ID environment, start here! We will start by provisioning a Cosmos DB environment for our application. First, login to your Azure environment and navigate to Cosmos DB and create a new database. Then, progress in creating your Cosmos […]Read more "Creating a Cosmos DB for our Wildlife ID Project"
A few years ago I got an idea… there were birds on my bird feeder that I didn’t know the name of. There were some times of the year they showed up and others where they didn’t. I wanted to get a better understanding of why certain birds showed up at certain times, where the […]Read more "An Architecture for Modern Cloud Education and Wildlife Identification"