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Are You Anti Social Media? A New Years Perspective!

January 8th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

There’s no question that the combination of social media apps and mobile devices has dramatically changed our lifestyles, along with some of our social norms. (Read More)

What to Expect from Google Android and Chrome Integration

November 13th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Google has recently released information on Project Hera, an internal name for an initiative that will further the integration of the Android operating system (OS) with Chrome OS. (Read More)

Mobile’s Impact On…The Travel Industry

November 4th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet
This is the first in a new series of blog posts that will explore mobile’s impact on some of the worlds most tried-and-true industries. We’ll take a look at how mobile has changed them, and how they can leverage these changes for their benefit. First up: the travel industry. With the holidays fast approaching there [...]

Confessions of a Social Addict – 5 Lessons Learned

October 17th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

30 Days Without Social Media – 5 Lessons Learned from my #NoSocialSeptember The evolution of social networks has fascinated me throughout my career. I’ve been in mobile solutions for over ten years and have been known to say things like “I’d rather have a phone that didn’t have a phone than a phone that didn’t […]

Apple iOS 8 From A Developer’s Perspective

September 11th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

As you may know by now, Apple has announced that iOS 8 will have over 4,000 new APIs that will allow developers to add new features and capabilities to their applications. But what exactly are these new capabilities? In this article I will try to explain some of these new features and how they can […]

Is This Mobile’s Golden Age?

September 9th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Is there any business that hasn’t been impacted by the advancement of mobile technology? I believe the answer’s “no.” Sure, we can boil the main sectors down. Healthcare, for example, will continue to benefit from new and exciting solutions that allow for better patient care, efficient billing, and more. Retail will also thrive off mobile, […]

Taking a look at Apple Swift – A Developer’s Opinion

July 17th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

At this year’s WWDC14, Apple pleasantly surprised the developer community with many new interesting API’s and features. The biggest shock for Apple developers (and which got a lot of cheers) was the introduction of a new programming language called Swift. Certainly none of us predicted this! According to Apple, it was designed to help developers […]

Mobile is Now Driving New Lines of Business

July 15th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Mobile has become much more than just smartphones and tablets – it’s now driving new lines of business and revenue opportunities. Take, for example, home automation tools, which – thanks to mobile – are becoming firmly ensconced in the mainstream. Recently, The Home Depot unveiled 60 home automation products under the “Wink” brand. They cover […]

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The Internet of Things, Sustainability, and Smart Cities

February 20th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

“If we had computers that knew everything there was to know about things—using data they gathered without any help from us—we would be able to track and count everything, and greatly reduce waste, loss and cost. We would know when things needed replacing, repairing or recalling, and whether they were fresh or past their best. […]

The Top Three mPortal Mobile Blog Stories of 2013

December 30th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

  Quick!  What do you think was the most popular mobile blog post topic this year on The Connected Experience?  First one to get the correct answer wins an all-expense paid trip to… I’m kidding.  Sorry, I know it’s the holidays, but I can only be so generous. What I will give you, however, is […]

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A Growing Cyber Threat: Mobile Botnets

October 25th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

The tremendous growth of business and consumer dependence on mobile devices and services has introduced new threats. Increasing usage of internet, mail, chat and applications on smartphones and tablets is very enticing to hackers and criminals, with the most dangerous threats coming up in the form of “Bots” and “Botnets” which spread virus, spam, and […]


Seven Factors Driving the New Mobile Enterprise

October 3rd, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

Mobile in the enterprise is kind of like that scene in The Perfect Storm where George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg try to navigate some particularly choppy waters.  It’s exciting, but also a bit scary.  Enterprises have been washed over, and they’re trying to weather the storm, while still taking advantage of the many silver linings […]

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Five New iOS 7 Features You Must Know About

September 20th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

Apple recently announced their latest version of their iOS software back in June, and they actually released it to public on the 18th of September, in anticipation of the new iPhone 5C and 5S models that will be release on September 20th. The biggest change that iOS 7 brings to the iOS devices is of […]

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Top 10 Mobile Product Management Mistakes And How To Avoid Them (Part 1)

September 13th, 2013 Posted by 2013, Blog No Comment yet

Bad products are everywhere: some aren’t useful, others don’t work right or are too difficult to learn. Obviously, creating a good mobile app product isn’t easy and no one formula guarantees success. But there are a few mistakes that almost certainly guarantee failure. Today’s blog covers five of ten major errors and pitfalls many aspiring […]

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…