Technology

REach Technology Accelerator Named Among Best in Nation

July 2017

WASHINGTON—REach, the growth technology accelerator operated by the National Association of Realtors’ strategic investment arm, Second Century Ventures, was recently named among the top 30 accelerators in the U.S. by the Seed Accelerator Rankings Project (SARP). Now in its fifth year, SARP is compiled by researchers from the MIT Innovation Initiative Lab for Innovation Science,…

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Statewide Abstract Introduces ‘TrackerPro’

December 2016

WHITE PLAINS—Statewide Abstract, the largest family owned title agency in Westchester County, announced recently the implementation of TrackerPro, a multifaceted software application that will fully streamline the title insurance process for clients. “TrackerPro will provide Statewide Abstract clients with a highly efficient and responsive way to stay abreast of their title’s status at all times,”…

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NAR Members Can Save On QuickBooks Products

October 2016

WASHINGTON— The National Association of Realtors, through its “REALTOR Benefits Program,” has partnered with Intuit, the global leader in financial management software products, to offer exclusive savings on Intuit's signature products QuickBooks Self-Employed and TurboTax. "The addition of Intuit to the REALTOR Benefits Program allows NAR to provide our members with access and discounts to…

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GUEST VIEWPOINT: Being Smart While Being Social

October 2016

With the deadline for submitting this article looming ahead of me, I did what most members of my generation do when faced with limited time and significant work ahead of them, I went on-line. I checked out Instagram, read some stories on Snapchat and browsed Facebook. During my hour of “socialization” I learned that a…

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WCA, County’s Major Cities Partner on Gigabit Broadband

October 2016

WHITE PLAINS—Chief officials of the Westchester County Association and the mayors of the cities of Mount Vernon, New Rochelle, White Plains and Yonkers announced on Oct. 6 that they have signed a “Smart Cities ComPact” to embrace smart growth initiatives. Tops on their agenda is bringing “Gigabit” broadband to Westchester County. The initiative, estimated to…

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The Latest on HDR Photography Software, Robocall Relief, Slydial and Slybroadcast

September 2016

High Dynamic Range Photography High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography is the “trick” that many real estate photographers use to obtain great looking photos for their listings. Basically, HDR photography involves merging under, over and normally exposed photos into a single picture. For Realtors, the typical goal of using HDR photography is to help bring out…

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Tips on E-Mail Marketing Services and Windows, File Password Removal Help

July 2016

If your computer qualifies for Microsoft’s free Windows 10 upgrade and you haven’t upgraded yet…you’re almost out of time. To learn more, please visit… https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3095675 Quick Pre-Windows 10 Upgrade Tips 1) Before performing the upgrade, make sure you first install all the available Microsoft Update’s that are currently available for your current computer’s operating system.…

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Finding Alternative Software, Windows 10 Upgrade Expiration and Twitter Tips

June 2016

Periodically, popular software programs, phone apps, and web apps are discontinued for some reason. When this happens you’ll typically find yourself in the position of having to find a suitable alternative to them. At other times, you may just want to find a free or less expensive software option to replace an expensive one you…

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