Computer & Electronics

PromoStandards Hosts Inaugural Tech Summit, Connects Technology and Business Leaders
March 6, 2023 at 10:42 am

PromoStandards hosted its inaugural Tech Summit at the Tampa Marriott Water Street hotel in Tampa, Florida, from Feb. 19 - 21, 2023. This annual networking event features two days of education tracts, focusing on industry-relevant technology and PromoStandards integrations. More than 150 participants representing 75 companies attended. This sold-out event was the largest in the…

iClick Partners with Casely to Bring On-Phone Battery Backpack to Promotional Products Industry
February 23, 2023 at 10:44 am

Yesterday marked the official announcement of a new collaboration between two mobile technology companies with complementary interests: iClick and Casely. Together the two companies have introduced to the promotional products industry for the first time ever the Casely Power Pod, a combination wireless charger and power bank, which works like a battery backpack for your…

Boogie Board Announces Partnership with Compass Industries
February 22, 2023 at 1:50 pm

Kent Displays Inc., the makers of the bestselling Boogie Board writing tablets, announced a partnership that makes Compass Industries the exclusive promotional supplier for Boogie Board and their popular line of reusable writing products. Compass Industries has been in business for 86 years, offering a diverse line of best-selling merchandise with personalized branding to the…

The Xbox Walkman Is a Past-Meets-Present Promotional Campaign
January 23, 2023 at 11:00 am

Kids these days probably don't know what a Walkman is, but Microsoft still combined the past and present of tech by creating a Walkman modeled after the Xbox Series S console. And, get this, kids: It really plays cassette tapes.

Seven Measures for Technology ROI
December 19, 2022 at 10:15 am

Here are seven measures leadership teams can use to guide discussions regarding new technology and lead to more informed decisions.

People Are Collecting T-shirts from Disgraced Crypto Firm FTX
December 16, 2022 at 10:48 am

A crypto company in Miami was planning on handing out branded T-shirts from the crypto platform FTX, but after the company filed for bankruptcy (and its founder continues to fight a legal battle), the T-shirts became a different type of collector's item.

PromoStandards Announces Hack-A-Thon Winning Teams
November 22, 2022 at 8:00 am

Out of seven teams encompassing more than 50 participants and representing 33 companies from around the world, PromoStandards announced the official first-place and runner-up teams for its inaugural virtual Hack-A-Thon. In September of this year, PromoStandards hosted the Hack-A-Thon, sponsored by Essent. The event consisted of cross-functional teams that used PromoStandards protocols, allowing them to…

The Future of iPhone Chargers: USB-C, Lightning or Wireless?
October 27, 2022 at 11:05 am

Thanks to new standards in the European Union, however, Apple will finally be forced to create iPhones with USB-C ports rather than its proprietary Lightning charger. But, could the future of the iPhone be completely charger-less?

Stellar Brands for Spectacular Gifting
October 10, 2022 at 10:50 am

Can’t wait to spread a little joy this gifting season — and beyond? While all eyes right now are on year-end giving, opportunities to build connections with employees and customers happen throughout the year, from recognizing employee milestones to expressing customer/partner appreciation to nurturing prospective client relationships. (1) For anyone wanting to make a big…

The Power of Utility: The Most Effective and Valuable Promo Products are the Most Useful
October 3, 2022 at 10:59 am

With so many promo product options to choose from, you want to maximize your financial investment by selecting a product that would be valued, used daily and effectively supports your critical brand building. The first step is to consider what matters most to the end-users. What compels them to hold on to your promo product…