1. The T810 Industrial Tablet Explained

    Field careers are hard work. Not only are you out in all different types of weather conditions, but if you have a job where you must record all of your findings and data, your job could be harder than it should be. Luckily, Glacier Computer has all of the tough tablets you need to do your job efficiently and effectively! Don’t waste time trying to protect your current tablet from weather. Rain…Read More

  2. The T710 Tough Tablet Explained

    Working in the field can be tough. There’s nothing like getting out your place of research or the construction site you’re working on with the worry that you are going to damage your expensive tablet or laptop. Because of this, Glacier Computer has put in the effort to find and provide the best and most reliable industrial tablets. We have the perfect industrial tablets for every job imaginabl…Read More

  3. T707 Rugged Tablet Explained

    Finding a tough tablet to complete a job well done can be difficult. Sure, there are plenty of tablets out there to choose from, but which tablet is the right one for you and your business? Did you know that there are rugged tablets out there that can make your life much easier than it ever has been? Stop worrying about the computers your employees work with by ordering a rugged powerhouse of a ta…Read More

  4. The Fusion 7 Rugged Android Explained

    Is it time to upgrade your company's computing system with tough tablet that can be used on the fly? It’s harder than ever before to use a dainty laptop or tablet for business, especially when you’re in the field. It’s important to remember that, even if you’re in the field, you can and should have access to the technology that you need. Don’t let the field hinder you from accessing the …Read More

  5. Introducing Industrial Technology

    Trying to use technology in the field can be hard, especially if you’re using a fragile device. Laptops and tablets usually aren’t made for field work, but the outdoor industrial tablets available at Glacier Computer are far from what you’d ever imagined. If you’re in an industry that hasn’t made the switch over to our rugged tablets, you may want to start soon! We are the proud provider…Read More

  6. Pros of Tough Tablets

    Tablets are a great way to get work done, especially on the go. But if you have always used a laptop to get work done on the fly, you may want to rethink your strategy. At Glacier Computer, we provide tough tablets for any company that needs them. And with so many choices available out there, are you sure you know which would be the best choice for you? After all, if you’ve been using a laptop f…Read More

  7. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday – October 28th, 2015

    This week on TTOW  we've got BOEING's new electromagnetic Pulse Weapon for the US Air Force,  a completely automated stair-climbing wheelchair, some of the most detailed moon maps ever, and an extreme tourism opportunity you may want to start saving for (pictured above). First up, some "boom-boom" without the boom. The US Air Force and BOEING have announced" an electromagnetic pulse weapon, cap…Read More

  8. Advantages of Tough Tablets in the Workplace

    Have you been thinking about improving the industrial computers that are used at your business with industrial tablets? There are great reasons for any business, especially business that are in a rugged environment, to think about making the switch over from computers to industrial tablets, and here’s why. Portability. The portability of an industrial tablet is specifically designed to meet all …Read More

  9. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday – October 21st, 2015

    This time around we've uncovered more cool smartphone tech, trolling with an un-liftable Thor's hammer, a device that allows the blind to hear the deaf, and video of a self-driving DeLorean named MARTY. First up? We keep running in to affordable smartphone tech that is simply amazing. If you missed last week's TTOW we found a way to turn your phone in to a radar gun. This week check out how to use…Read More

  10. Tablets Work Great For Law Enforcement

    Ruggedized tablets are becoming more and more popular. As jobs begin to expand and careers are being filled, there is more use now than ever before for a tablet that can handle everything from accidental drops to dust storms. But there are some jobs out there that require rugged tablets in order to complete a job well done. Law enforcement fits into this category. You may notice that squad cars ev…Read More

  11. Where Do You Begin?

    We are interested in learning how customers begin their search for a rugged computer.  If you begin with a web search please take an additional moment to write what search terms you might use in the comments section. If you have a different starting point, please add that in comments as well. (Click this link after you vote to leave a comment) Thanks! [yop_poll id="-2" tr_id="[yop_poll id="1"]…Read More

  12. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday – October 14th, 2015

    Would you like to turn your Smartphone into a radar gun? Yes, you can. Scoutee is a wireless device that is pocket friendly and rechargeable, and links to an app on your phone. The Kickstarter pitch focuses on pitching but it could have wider applications if it is as accurate as they claim.   Use the Scoutee on one of Google's robot-cars, which the company is beginning to think are driving …Read More

  13. Glacier Computer Announces New KODIAK Forklift Computer

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Glacier Computer announces new KODIAK Forklift Computer New Milford, CT – October 8th, 2015 – Glacier Computer, a leading provider of rugged industrial computing solutions, announces the addition of the KODIAK to their comprehensive line of mobile industrial computing solutions. “The KODIAK is designed specifically for use on a forklift,” says Glacier’s Director of…Read More

  14. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday – October 7th, 2015

    Are Quantum Processors in our near-future? A team from the University of New South Wales, Australia says yes. "Our team at UNSW has just cleared a major hurdle to making quantum computing a reality," the director of the university's Australian National Fabrication Facility, Andrew Dzurak, the project's leader, said."As well as demonstrating the first quantum logic gate in silicon, we've also desig…Read More

  15. The Glacier Blog is Back!

    We've got a new theme, a new look, and while there is still some remodeling left to complete, the Glacier blog is back. New content is arriving soon so stay connected with expanded social media sharing or sign up for email updates.…Read More

  16. Glacier Computer Announces New KODIAK Forklift Computer

    Glacier Computer Announces New KODIAK Forklift Computer First VMT to Support ALL Operating Systems New Milford, CT – October 1, 2015 Glacier Computer, a leading provider of rugged industrial computing solutions, announces the addition of the KODIAK to their comprehensive line of mobile industrial computing solutions. "The KODIAK is designed specifically for use on a forklift," says Glacier's Dir…Read More

  17. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday July 8th, 2015

    This week the physics of sparklers, custom 3D printed cars (for the road), and you don't have to travel to a galaxy far far away - hoverbike technology is here. Hoverbikes are real:  The United States Army Research, Development and Engineering Command has commissioned two companies to develop hoverbike technology. Malloy Aeronautics earlier this month demoed a working hoverbike at the Paris Air…Read More

  18. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday July 1st, 2015

    This weeks less than typical tech news includes battling drones (as a hobby), a "camera"(or is it an accessory) from OLYMPUS for your smartphone, and IKEA scries the connected kitchen of the future. Game of Drones "...aerial sports -- drone fighting and racing -- seem primed to become a major new driver of consumer drone sales, and Cornblatt is sitting atop a deranged and delightful empire in the…Read More

  19. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday June 24th, 2015

    This week we've got magnetic storms, a smarter smoke detector, and a vulnerability alert for Adobe Flash.   The last storm was seen as far south as Washington DC. (bbc.com) On Wednesday (July 24), the Space Weather Prediction Center said the Northern Lights should be visible across most of Canada and in the U.S. northern tier states of North Dakota, Minnesota, Michigan and northern Maine. Do…Read More

  20. Tech Tuesday on Wednesday for June 17th, 2015

    This week on Tech Tuesday on Wednesday we bring you... The worlds thinnest light bulb - How thin is it? “This new type of ‘broadband’ light emitter can be integrated into chips and will pave the way towards the realisation of atomically thin, flexible, and transparent displays, and graphene-based on-chip optical communications,” A view from Pluto - The former planet not the cartoon dog. W…Read More