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Google Glass: Creepy or Cool? [Video]

Google Glass: Creepy or Cool? [Video]

As written for Social Media Today If you were a developer fortunate enough to have won entrance to the exclusive Google I/O conference in San Francisco last week, you might have also been one of the first to play around with Google Glass prototypes. Indeed, Mashable proclaimed the device the hands-down, breakout winner of the annual event. And this … Continue reading »

Value-exchange Advertising – Interview with SponsorPay

Value-exchange Advertising – Interview with SponsorPay

As written for Technorati San Francisco is a hotbed of innovation. It’s the kind of place where last week’s ad:tech interactive advertising conference and this week’s Gamification Summit can meld into an entirely new and effective product. Value-exchange advertising is one of those, new methods. Value-Exchange Advertising Display advertising, especially on mobile platforms, doesn’t work for users. As the technology industry … Continue reading »

All Smooth, No Friction at VentureBeat’s Mobile Summit

All Smooth, No Friction at VentureBeat’s Mobile Summit

As published on Technorati Mobile Apps and Great Minds A year ago PandoDaily writer Paul Carr, gave lodging mobile app Hotel Tonight a less-than-stellar review. “It doesn’t matter how slick your app is, disrupting an industry as complicated as the hospitality business involves building a huge number of real-world relationships,” Carr reported at the time. Hotels … Continue reading »

SXSW – Is Brevity the New Big?

SXSW – Is Brevity the New Big?

Originally published on Technorati If SXSW this year is any indication, quick communication apps appear to be somewhat of a trend. The year that began with Twitter’s launch of Vine, may become the year of brevity. A time when communication became quicker, shorter, and more efficient. Company, TextReject, for example, takes the typing out of getting rid … Continue reading »

Study Shows Mobile Payments Popular for Innovation, Convenience, Speed

Study Shows Mobile Payments Popular for Innovation, Convenience, Speed

Mastercard, in partnership with Prime Research, just its Mobile Payments Social Media Study tracking 85,000 related social media comments across Twitter, Facebook, Online Blogs and Forums from around the world. Two prominent themes emerged from the research: A high volume of conversation and consumer interest in adopting mobile payments, and Confusion over the array of options available today as barriers to entry. About … Continue reading »