Category: Everything Else

Everything Else
Craft Beer Going Social Analog With Card and Board Games

As published to Huffington Post The craft beer industry is booming to the tune of $19.6 billion and at every taproom, brewing and brewpub there are craft beer fans on their phones. From Untappd, craft beer’s leading social media platform, to NextGlass, which helps beer noobs find something else they’ll like based on algorithmic recommendations, […]

Cannabis
Why Tech Innovators Are High for Legalized Cannabis

As published to Entrepreneur While the tech industry soldiers on mightily in search of disruptive, game-changing, TED-worthy apps, SaaS platforms, and amplified monetization plays, a few brave souls have taken the proverbial off-ramp in search of the next big thing. Experts estimate that the highly fragmented $2.3 billion US legal cannabis industry will increase to $10.2 […]

Emerging Technology
The ‘Internet of things’ (#IoT) Is Where Instruction Manuals Go to Die

Mobile technology, the Internet of things (IoT) and the new smart home Mobile is driving the digital world home–literally. From Audi’s fully integrated cars and tablets unveiled at CES earlier this year, to new innovations for homes controlled by mobile devices, “digital lifestyle” is trending. In this emerging Internet of Things (IoT) world, the Internet acts […]

Everything Else
Silicon Valley’s #SoLoMo Is Much Mo’ Than an HBO Jab

As published to Technorati  Social local mobile Poor SoLoMo…. “We’re Mo-Lo-So, bro,” is a facetious line from the new, hit HBO series, Silicon Valley, poking fun at the misunderstood acronym. Such high hopes in it’s infancy, SoLoMo become the thing of jokes and confusion, years later. Here’s what happened. SoLoMo: Early years The acronym, coined […]

Everything Else
Survey: Folks in Georgia Less Likely to Be Embarrassed by Bad #Selfies

As published on Business2Community Ah, the “Selfie.” What the Urban Dictionary defines as, “pictures taken of oneself while holding the camera at arms length…usually carried out by girls 12-21.” Oh, but if it were only them; the application is broader. It’s become the leading way to eliminate all that awkwardness and dissatisfaction of traditional two-person […]

Andre Bourque (SocialMarketingFella) is Editor Emeritus of Technorati.

He covers emerging trends and news in social, mobile, cloud, and related technologies.

Based in San Francisco, he can be contacted via his social channels and at: andrefbourque@gmail.com

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