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Google and Microsoft Push Mobile Search to the Front

May 21st, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

You may have heard that last month Google updated its search algorithm to prioritize mobile optimized websites, an act that earned the ominous “Mobilegeddon” moniker. Earlier this month, Microsoft did something similar with Bing, although the company pledged that, while its new algorithm would place an emphasis on mobile sites, it would not (unlike Google) […]

The Three Waves of Mobile Evolution

December 16th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Everything is blurring. Don’t worry; my eyes aren’t going bad. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. Because everywhere I look, I see a blurring of the lines for the tools we use to communicate. (Read More)

Banking the New Fashioned Way: Mobile Finance Moving to the Next Level

July 1st, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Would you trust your money with Tim Cook, Sergei Brin, or Jeff Bezos? Apparently, a large number of people would. According to a recent report from Accenture, nearly 40% of North Americans 18 to 34 would consider switching to an online-only bank. Not just any online bank, either: one run by Google, Apple, PayPal, or Amazon. […]

Private Thoughts: Facebook, SnapChat, and Online Privacy Concerns

January 21st, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

  Mention online privacy and you’re likely to get some very strong opinions, most in favor of maintaining it.  But, in reality, do people really care that much? Let’s look at the facts, and use that old stalwart – Facebook – as an example.  Everyone and their mother knows that, unless you take the time […]


Top 5 Resources for Today’s Upwardly Mobile Executive

July 22nd, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

The mobile industry moves at lightning speeds.  It seems that every morning we open our browsers, emails, and news feeds to find something new has taken place.  Like many of my mobile executive peers, I crave this news and do my absolute best to stay on top of the latest trends. I find a great […]

Is Apple Distancing Itself From Google?

August 16th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

The latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system – iOS 6 — is bringing with it a lot of changes, including the removal of many Google services that have been a part of the iOS ecosystem since the release of the original iPhone back in 2007.

iOS 6 vs. Jelly Bean vs. Windows Phone 8

July 26th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

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All three major players in the mobile market – Apple, Google and Microsoft — either already have or will be releasing the latest versions of their mobile operation systems very soon.  iOS 6, Jelly Bean and Win…

Microsoft Surface and Google Nexus 7 Could Be Mobile Industry Game Changers

July 3rd, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

Every time we think we’re in stasis in this business, something comes along to change the game, again.  Last month we saw this happen virtually each week, leading June to become one of the busiest months the mobile industry has ever seen.

Google and Motorola Mobility: A Connected Experience Connection?

May 29th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

Last week Google’s purchase of Motorola Mobility finally closed.  Naturally, there’s been much speculation about what may happen next – most of it focused on what it means to Android and mobile device manufacturers.
However, a r…