With my constant travel schedule and reliance on apps to help run my business, it is no wonder I am a self-professed smartphone addict. While it offers so much convenience for my life as an entrepreneur, the recent addition to our family has served as an extra reminder about the importance of maintaining a work-life […]
A few weeks ago, a friend of mine received an email from HSBC Bank informing him that, as a platinum cardholder, he was entitled to “fabulous wedding offers.” From the banquet, gown, and jewelry to photo packages and honeymoon travel, his wedding bases were covered. This would have been nice information to have, if he […]
As we head into election season, Kit Eaton reviews three apps that will help you stay on top of news, analysis, and when politicians are using double-speak to make their points.
Kit Eaton reviews three apps that will help you learn the basics of computer programming from your mobile device.
Smart watches were supposed to be the next latest-and-greatest line of digital devices. The new thing, the hot trend, the must have, the popular fad. Sadly though, this particular type of device doesn’t have much appeal to the majority of consumers. An infographic by DPFOC provides all the information necessary to understand why the smart […]
Last holiday season, mobile ecommerce traffic was greater than 50%, and 25% of purchases made on Thanksgiving 2013 came through mobile devices. Pair this with the fact there’s more mobile devices than people in this world, mcommerce too big to ignore in 2014. It’s not enough to have a mobile presence — it’s gotta be […]
The internet has become a part of our daily lives. Whether using it to conduct business, shop, or check on the latest sports scores, the web plays a central role in almost everything we do. But no matter how much we may use it now, our connectivity to it may be even more involved and […]
Many of the everyday technology tools we use today would have seemed like a distant dream in the past. We’re now able to communicate instantly, through e-mail or video, and we have access to more information than we’ll ever use. And yet, it’s easy to take all that for granted. The conveniences these tools provide […]
Smartphones, in the few short years they’ve been around, have become absolutely indispensible tools for a large group of Americans. If you need proof, look no further than this fact: A newly released Mashable/Statista poll shows that more people would rather give up sex than give up their smartphones. The poll, conducted of 2,210 U.S. […]
What’s the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning? Brush your teeth? Take a shower? Almost All Smartphone Owners Do the Same Thing When They Wake Up According to mobile testing firm SOASTA, it’s none of these. A new 10-city survey of the mobile phone habits of smartphone owners has […]
One of the most frequently made mistakes during a sales pitch is when entrepreneurs focus on their own companies rather than on the audience’s problem and the solution. Companies will buy and hire your solutions to their problems, not your products and services. The first minute of your pitch is critical. If your audience believes you understand […]