Smart TV is not new. Internet connected flat screen TVs and Blu-Ray players have been around for a few years. And, yes, the mostly suck. The experience is very slow. Add on the second factor for TVs, that most people hang onto a TV for a least 8 years which makes any tech in the […]
Samsung and Intel announced in September 2011 the launch of a new Mobile Operating System named Tizen. This Fall will see the launch of the first Tizen phones. So: why is this important? It is important for two markets: Samsung’s control over their own phone/tablet market and the emerging market of smart wrist bands, jewelry […]
Admit it. Over the last few weeks you have been hooked on a simple and frustratingly annoying game called Flappy Bird. Don’t worry, there are several million other people who have installed Flappy Bird and also share in your pain. Today, however, marks the end of an era (all be it a short era measured […]
The Evolution of the Web is a great site that I stumbled onto this afternoon and I have to share it here. There are some great nuggets of data visualized in a cool 3D one page site (yes, you will notice that WebGL is the 3D tool of choice). Click on the above image and […]
Apple pulled a fast one when they release iOS 7: they activated a BlueTooth LE sensor (known in the Apple Marketing world as iBeacon) on all iPhone4S+ and all iPad3+. That’s tens of millions of devices now running iBeacons. So what? What is iBeacons? It is a low-frequency transmitter that is hyper aware of your […]
Android Jelly Bean (Android 4.1-4.3) is now at 58% install base for all active Android Devices. This is great news for developers as you now know you can target Android 4.X in your development (if you include Ice Cream Sandwich). Phew!
I gave this presentation last year, but the content is still very relevant for today. Thought I’d share.
Google has released to-day a great video that reviews the latest changes over the last 90 days for Enterprise Maps. Great update:
A new year and a new technology wave is coming: wearables. Hang on, we have Web, SmartPhone, Tablets and so many other technology choices. How can a company adapt quickly to the new technology trends? The reality is that we are now in a world with many different screens and data collection points. This is […]
Take a look at your Google Analytics for your Web site. Go on. Take a look. Don’t worry, I’ll still be here. ….(waiting patiently for you to return – will get a fresh cup of tea to kill a couple of minutes)… …well, what did you see? Probably something like this: 70% traffic from desktops […]