Posted in September 2012

Driving Kids to Succeed through Gamification

Driving Kids to Succeed through Gamification

As written for Business2Community Last week’s TechCrunch Disrupt conference profiled a lot of new and exciting technologies. Most impressive to me, however, are new ideas that meld real-life challenges with technological solutions. Munzee is a company doing just that. Beyond the Virtual, into Reality Taking gaming beyond the realm of the virtual, and making use of real-world … Continue reading »

Saya What? The Underserved 3.8 billion User Emerging Economy Mobile Market

Saya What? The Underserved 3.8 billion User Emerging Economy Mobile Market

As published on Technorati There are around 5.3 billion mobile subscribers across the world, meaning 77% of the world’s population uses a phone. Around 3.8 billion of these mobile users live in emerging economies. Mobile solution provider, and TechCrunch Disrupt start-up Saya (pronounced, Say-yah), wants to be part of that market—the unsaturated part. The company’s solution targets the most … Continue reading »

Real-Time Social Fan Data–Here at Last?

Real-Time Social Fan Data–Here at Last?

A company well known for delivering an easy-to-use, self-service social marketing platform enabling marketers to create campaigns on Facebook and Twitter in minutes, now promises to deliver social data just as quickly. Social marketing software company, OfferPop announced its new Integrated Social Marketing (ISM) platform that, for the first time, allows marketers to unlock real-time, actionable … Continue reading »

Big Data without the Big Wait: An interview with Marius Moscovici, CEO of Metric Insights

Big Data without the Big Wait: An interview with Marius Moscovici, CEO of Metric Insights

Article first published as Big Data without the Big Wait: An interview with Marius Moscovici, CEO of Metric Insights on Technorati. Co-authored by Lillian Pierson “Data plus context equals insight,” that’s the mantra of business intelligence (BI) solution, Metric Insights. The company provides a self-service, collaboration-focused business intelligence platform that delivers insight from the combination … Continue reading »