Thanksgiving 2.0

phonetableThis past week is momentous each year for many reasons: Thanksgiving, travel woes, Black Friday sales, and Cyber Monday sales. However, some big name stores such as Nordstrom, TJ Maxx, and Barnes and Noble cancelled the Thanksgiving shopping tradition and closed on what used to be one of the biggest shopping days of the year; others such as REI took it a step further and were not […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:41-07:00December 1st, 2015|Categories: IoT, Mobile|Tags: , , |

Lets Get Context-Weird

Internet of ThingsStill being in the early days of the Internet of Things, new ideas and new companies are popping up left and right and bigger players are swooping in to acquire them. These pioneers showed their guns last week at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

Although CES 2015 ended, we left with enough weird and wonderful tech to […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:48-07:00January 13th, 2015|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , |

Freedom On The Go

BYOD juggleWhether your company has a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy established or not, employees are accessing corporate content on personal devices. And now, they’re doing so on the go. This should be seen as a step in the right direction as the ability to store and sync content from one device to another creates a collaborative, in-sync mobile workplace. However, it also creates new viable […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:54-07:00September 24th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , |

Smart Demands

smartWith one third of retail spending in the next five years coming from the Millennial generation (those born in 1977-1995), marketing strategy has to accommodate the needs of a generation that is accustomed to getting what it wants. Whether it is the playlist on his phone, the custom coffee bean in her drink, or our stacked DVR List at home, us […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:57-07:00August 27th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , |

Why are we still waiting in line at Starbucks?

starbucksOr any other food establishment?

We’ve all done it.

We walk into our favorite coffee shop or restaurant short on time, looking to grab a quick cup of coffee or bite to eat and there IT is. The one thing we dread most of all.

The LINE.

Suddenly, that quick bite or cup of coffee just turned into what feels like an interminable wait. But why do we need to wait? […]

By |2017-04-27T03:15:59-07:00June 16th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Honey-Do List

phonetodoHi, my name is Cleve and I regularly expect too much of my phone.

When I’m traveling and my wife wants my itinerary, I many times have started to send it to her. But as soon as I unlock my phone and open my email to forward the details, I see a message marked URGENT and my priorities change. A few fires later, my wife’s request is long […]

By |2017-04-27T03:16:00-07:00June 11th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Opening Day in Bohtimore

Camden-pictureIn Baltimore, everything slid to a halt today. Companies let their employees leave early on a Monday and $8 for a hot dog covered in Old Bay and three kinds of cheese is considered reasonable. Only yesterday it snowed, hailed, sleeted and rained, but TODAY is gorgeous. The streets are packed and vibrating with energy.

Why? It’s Opening Day.

For those unfamiliar with the tradition, it’s the Orioles first […]

“Context-Aware” Mobile is Revolutionizing the Industry

cadamssqFebruary 28, 2013 – CIO Review, Thomson Antony

Columbia based AirPatrol develops location-based security and services solutions that identify, monitor and manage mobile devices on wireless and cellular networks.

PCs, laptops and desktops today are limiting in terms of their function as they are basically computers. On the other hand, smartphones and tablets can be all kinds of different things based on the context of who you are, where […]

By |2017-04-27T03:16:06-07:00March 11th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , |

AirWatch Announces Speaker Lineup for AirWatch Connect Barcelona, the Leading Event for Enterprise Mobility at Mobile World Congress

ATLANTA, GA Feb. 13, 2014  – AirWatch®, the world’s leading Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) provider, announces the speaker lineup for AirWatch Connect Barcelona, the leading event for enterprise mobility at Mobile World Congress, Feb. 24 – 27, 2014, in hall 3, booth #3D10. Mobile World Congress attendees are invited to learn about the latest trends, initiatives and success stories in enterprise mobility from innovative companies and leading analysts firms, including: GlaxoSmithKline, Delta Airlines, […]

By |2017-04-27T03:16:08-07:00February 13th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Putting Awareness in Context

“Context-Aware” is a technology buzzword getting a lot of misuse and that’s unfortunate because it’s actually a pretty cool thing

Wander through any of the myriad of technology news and blog sites these days and you’re bound to stumble into the term “context-aware.” With everything from network security tools and mobile apps to smart watches and thermostats touting the ability, it’s hard not to trip over it. So what is this magical new cognizance that […]

By |2017-04-27T03:16:08-07:00February 13th, 2014|Categories: Mobile|Tags: , , , , |