Crowdsourcing Cancer Research

Great find from Mobiquity: The Game’s Afoot for Finding a Cure to Cancer: The next big development in cancer research may be . . . gaming? Cancer Research UK wants to enlist gamers in its quest to detect genetic mutations by creating a mobile game with Google, Amazon and Facebook. This is a fantastic use More …

MiFi Price Drop, Still More than Free

Need a way to surf almost anywhere without relying on the chance that public Wi-Fi will work? Not that I’m knocking free Wi-Fi. I’ll jump on that first if it’s available. But what if it’s not?  What if you need to get online and you have a Wi-Fi only Device? More …

✔ Tips to make life a little easier

Websites the easy way

For the past 20 years or so I’ve been creating websites. I’ve made all sizes of websites: personal ones, sites with more than a million SKUs, full order processing, whatever was needed for that customer. Over 20 years people have asked for a lot of advice on how to build More …

Facebook: mobile experience is the core of its strategy

As reported in Mobile marketer: Facebook’s mobile future looks bright, with the social network reporting yesterday that mobile advertising revenue continues to grow and represented approximately 23 percent of overall advertising revenue for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 2012, up from 14 percent in the third quarter. With the More …

✈ Emoji as a Mobile Web accelerator

What’s Emoji? ✈ Emoji is the Japanese term for the picture characters. You could think of this as the emoticon font. That means they can be used in electronic messages and webpages. There is a twist, this font is only on some devices. Supported in Apples OS X 10.7 Lion, More …

Juniper Research’s study on retail mCommerce

Juniper Research releases results of study on retail mCommerce.  Retail mobile marketing spend is predicted to hit $55 billion annually by 2015.  Retailers are set to spend $28 billion on mobile marketing campaigns in 2013.  Augmented reality, NFC, and coupons are highlighted as innovative platforms for retailers to integrate mobile More …

Surge in IP-based messaging in 2013

Global mobile interactive service provider Tyntec predicts a surge in IP-based messaging in 2013.  The claim comes from a study conducted between Tyntec and GigaOM Research, which shows that nearly 10 trillion SMS and IP mobile messages will be sent in 2013, predicting parity for the first time. Tyntec said More …

China saw an 83% growth in mobile 3G subs

China saw an 83% growth in mobile 3G subscribers in 2012. China had 233 million 3G subscribers at the close of 2012. That figure was 127.5 million at the close of 2011.  China gained 11.8 million 3G subscribers just in the month of December 2012. 3G subscribers now represent 21% More …

That’s my girl!

The best birthday of my life.

  My wife is the best. What a great birthday.

ResumUP infographic profile

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The answer is almost always no…

Almost every Microsoft product now has a question when there is an error: Is this information helpful? I can’t think of a time that it has been.

Worst MS Tag implementation I’ve seen lately

Few people know an MS Tag by default. Fewer still know what an MS tag looks like when it’s styled. and when there is no prompt… I can’t imagine how low the scan numbers are. Cunting my scan I bet it’s less than 100 for this national: Cycle World magizene.

Join me at the App Developers Conference

App Developers Conference (ADC) and Hackathon, taking place October 26-27, 2011 in Santa Clara, CA., addresses key components of app development, marketing and revenue on mobile devices and tablets. With an emphasis on cross platform development and revenue strategies, ADC provides key insight for both developers and business professionals.