June 25, 2012 | By

Don’t Talk to Me…I’m Social Networking!

Do you ever find you’ve missed an important moment in life because you’re updating your social networks? Mashable  recently came out with an article stating that nearly 40% of Americans spend more time socializing via the internet than in real life and have missed out on special moments due to distractions from social networks. I …+

June 21, 2012 | By

Pandora vs. Spotify: A Musical Rivalry

Consumer demands have forged an interesting relationship between music and technology. For example, Napster software and the Apple iPod combined the two industries. They also resulted in huge strides for the portability and accessibility of music, which strengthened the thirst for the next big thing in music/tech. An evolving thirst in this market involves free …+

June 19, 2012 | By

Does a degree in public relations make a difference in the real world?

This month thousands of fresh-faced interns will fill public relations agencies across the country. Many of these young people are currently studying or just earned a degree in communications, journalism or marketing. Though, more and more these days we are seeing interns who have degrees in public relations. Up until recently, degrees in public relations …+

June 15, 2012 | By

In a world of ‘me, me, me’…why do we have to share data?

IPv6 Day Last week got me thinking. As I was monitoring the news around the IPv4 to IPv6 migration, I came across this Network World article questioning how many IP-enabled devices we have in our households.  For me alone, I have my phone, tablet, computer and eReader. And those are just devices I currently have, …+

June 13, 2012 | By

Technology is Fashionable, Really!

Technology devices are becoming fashionable and the future wallet for us as consumers will become just that – a fashionable tech accessory. Just last week, I went to Nordstrom to buy a quick item at the cosmetics counter. To my surprise, when I was ready to check-out, the sales associate took my payment with an iPhone. She …+

June 11, 2012 | By

Attention Carriers – Speed Up to Keep Up!

At a time when “wireless networks are scrambling to feed the growing hunger for mobile data and downloads,” according to Tom Simonite of MIT’s Technology Review, I wanted to take this opportunity to share what’s in store for carriers and the mobile industry at large in the years to come. Before diving into some forecasts, …+

May 9, 2012 | By

Start Your Engines – Google Drive is Here!

Earlier this year, my colleague Stephanie Waxman and I wrote a post debating the good, the bad and the ugly of iCloud, Apple’s cloud storage service. Well folks, here we are a few months later and it’s time to take another look at the cloud storage space! Google recently launched Google Drive – entering the …+