Portland, Oregon is famous for its excellent public transit. When TEECOM opened an office in the city in March, 2017, we knew that we wanted to expand Lobby Transit™, our free award-winning real-time transit information app, to incorporate PDX. Today, we’re proud to announce that we’ve enabled Lobby Transit™ for MAX Light Rail, Portland Streetcar, and WES Commuter … Read more
If you haven’t seen Amazon’s prototype zero-wait grocery store, watch their video (below) first and then come read this. At first this might seem like ground-breaking new work, but the reality is that Amazon Go is just the latest iteration in a series of technologies that are helping to eliminate waiting everywhere we go. And beyond simply … Read more
It’s a common workplace problem: the person who mans the reception desk is away, busy with other tasks. Or maybe the office doesn’t have a dedicated receptionist. Either way, visitors can find themselves lost in the lobby with no one to greet them, and that makes for a less-than-optimal client experience. TEECOM wanted to find a solution to … Read more
Virtual Reality is quickly evolving from toy to tool in the architecture, engineering, and construction industry. As designers find ways for the technology to make tasks easier, TEECOM senior design engineer Luke Goodloomis discusses three key areas where VR can benefit workflow. His conclusions are based on research he conducted as part of TEECOM’s in-house “VR … Read more
This post was co-authored with Alex Serriere, TEECOM principal, CTO, and Director of Research. The technology landscape continues to change, each year bringing not only new tech but higher expectations from end users about that new tech. Consumer technology in particular has seen the most dramatic advancement. It’s up to enterprises to deploy technologies that align … Read more
To kick off 2015, we’re excited to announce the latest addition to our Apps for Buildings suite: Lobby Transit. Lobby Transit™ is an app that makes it super simple for you to set up a real-time transit information display in your office, lobby, or coffee shop. These displays not only encourage commuting via public transit, but … Read more
In June, TEECOM’s Director of Research, Alex Serriere, had the pleasure of presenting ‘Buildings: The Ultimate Smartphone Accessory’ at KA Connect 2014, where he introduced TEECOM’s vision for the ideal role of building’s in the future.
David Marks, TEECOM CEO, explores a transformative paradigm shift within the built environment: from passive buildings, to buildings that engage us directly. From discovering the location of assets (whether people, a conference room, or a desk for a couple of hours) to simply launching a presentation (based upon location) in user friendly manner – the way in which we live, work, play, and inspire within buildings is changing.