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June 28, 2017

My effort to train IBM’s Watson to understand BuiltSpace’s digital building data

Tenant:  “Hey Bildi” Your Building: “Hello, How can I help you?” Tenant: “It’s too hot in here.” Your Building: “Sorry to hear that.  Are you in […]
June 27, 2017

Digitize your business with mobile apps, QR Codes and electronic forms

You need to set your business apart from the competition, win more deals by adding these three selling points to your proposals: Digital Leader Selling Point […]
June 23, 2017
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Hey Siri, fix this. Artificial intelligence (AI) is coming to commercial real estate.

“Bildi, I’m too hot.” Today, Apple’s Siri dials your phone, and quickly answers burning questions.   It’s time to apply this kind of technology to allow tenants to actually […]
June 22, 2017
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Amazon and Walmart are duking it out. What does it really mean for brick & mortar retail?

Amazon’s potential acquisition of the Whole Foods supermarket chain, all 456 stores,  is shaking up the retail food industry, and their suppliers, with Walmart, Kroger, and Costco all taking multi-billion dollar hits to their market […]
June 18, 2017

Amazon is changing everything in buildings. So is BuiltSpace.

Amazon transforms point-of-sale, BuiltSpace the point-of-service Amazon’s Dash Wand allows retail customers to manage their to-buy list, scan a product barcode on the shelf to find out more about the […]
June 11, 2017

The digital building is here, connecting service providers, vendors, tenants, and owners to make buildings more efficient

In the future, property managers will monitor and access a virtual hub…facilitating connections between service providers, vendors, tenants and owners in an effort to make buildings […]
June 8, 2017

Too Hot! Too Cold! Tales from the HVAC trenches

Too hot for some! Too cold for others! If you operate real estate you probably get these complaints.   Some say that for every too hot, there […]
June 7, 2017

Webinar: Digitize maintenance and implement QR code equipment tracking in a few hours

Our next webinar on 9 June at noon Eastern, 9AM Pacific, to learn about implementing digital service records and QR codes for your equipment records. We […]
June 6, 2017

Webinar: Digitize maintenance and implement QR code equipment tracking in a few hours

Our next webinar on 9 June at noon Eastern, 9AM Pacific, to learn about implementing digital service records and QR codes for your equipment records. We […]
June 6, 2017

Apple just made QR codes a whole lot more important — are you using them?

Apple just announced iOS11, its latest update of its operating system for iPhones and iPads and it will add support for QR codes in the camera […]
June 4, 2017
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Dear Mr./Ms. Landlord, do you know the true costs of dirty HVAC filters?

In the past year I have seen annual HVAC maintenance costs in our little commercial office building jump from $12,729  to $62,317.   As a “triple net” tenant, these […]
May 28, 2017

Bricks & mortar and data – How BuiltSpace is transforming real estate with digital twins

Digital twins create digital images of physical assets to transform business processes.  These processes are measured and managed on the BuiltSpace platform. Deloitte describes “digital twin” technology […]
April 17, 2018

How Target was hacked: Urgent Lessons for the Facilities Industry

We all hate the thought of being hacked It may have been the worst day of Ross Fazio’s life;  he just got word that his customer, […]