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Five Things That will Impact Mobile Payments

March 18th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Looks like mobile payments are finally getting their due. In just the past couple of months, we’ve seen the introduction of Samsung Pay and Android Pay, and PayPal’s acquisition of Paydiant, not to mention the continued growth of Apple Pay. It’s quite a change from when Google Wallet first launched in 2011. At that time, […]

5 Things From #MWC15 That Show Everything is Connected!

March 10th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Last week the wireless world gathered in Barcelona for the annual rite of passage known as Mobile World Congress. As usual, the show was dominated by new smartphones and a mixture of devices that ran the gamut from the cool to the unusual: The #runcible? Really? Named after a nonsense word to boot! #mwc2015 #edwardlear […]

5 Mobile Productivity Apps to Help Your Business in 2015

January 20th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

We all know mobile apps can enhance productivity, but it can be tough for busy people like you and me to wade through the thousands of options available. The fact that apps are often designed for very specific purposes can also make it difficult to choose which one(s) to use for any given task. In […]

4 Ways to Increase Field Productivity with Mobile Apps

January 13th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

One of our customers came to us with a new challenge – how could they solve field ops inefficiency? They wanted to make life easier for their HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) technicians who were responsible for equipment install and maintenance. (Read More)

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“All I want for Christmas is a OnePlus One”

December 18th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

A few weeks ago at a cozy cafe on a lazy Saturday afternoon, I was ranting about my Android mobile device getting slower by the day to a geeky friend of mine who is a Linux kernel developer. (Read More)

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)

Move Over Mobile First. Now, It’s Mobile Only — First, Last, and Everything in Between

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

Over the past few weeks, I’ve written about mobile’s impact on a number of industries, including travel, hospitality, retail, and field operations. (Read More)

Mobile’s Impact On…Field Operations

December 2nd, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Mobile is pushing all of the industries I’ve written about recently – including travel, hospitality, and retail – forward, making them more efficient, nimble, and successful. (Read More)

My Month with the iPhone 6

November 25th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Yes, I know – a ton has been written on the iPhone 6! But as a Windows man, I thought I would add my 2 cents. I’ll start off with a quick summary (Read More)

Mobile’s Impact On…The Retail Industry

November 18th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

This is the third in a series of blog posts exploring mobile’s impact on some of the world’s 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. (Read More)

Mobile’s Impact On…The Hospitality Industry

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

This is the second in a series of blog posts exploring mobile’s impact on some of the world’s 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.

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 […]

Where’s the WhatsApp for Enterprise?

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

The first question that comes up when I tell my friends that we’re working on a mobile messaging app is, why? With so many free options like whatsapp, skype, yahoo, gtalk and several others, what is the need for one more messaging application/platform? For starters, all of the above apps are built for the consumer […]

Five Reasons Apple Pay Will Help Mobile Payments Cash In

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

In a world where credit card hacking has become a regular occurrence, Apple’s new mobile payment “digital wallet” system called Apple Pay, could prove to be a blessing for consumers. No longer will they need to fumble in their wallets for a credit card; they’ll simply touch the home button, hold the phone near a […]