Thursday, December 31, 2015

When Steve Jobs left Apple

The Best Apps For Finding Events

giphy Bored? These apps will tell you what to do tonight. From concerts and art gallery openings to street festivals and wine tastings, these apps know where the action is. Read More

Crisis In an Age of Instant Gratification - O'Dwyer's PR News

Crisis In an Age of Instant Gratification
O'Dwyer's PR News
Because this astonishing phenomenon requires a cautious response, especially when a crisis is brewing, it is important to consider the logical approach to crisis communication to deal responsibly with the facts of a situation along with personal ...

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

T-Mobile CEO Discusses Consolidation Rumors, His Predictions For Tech In 2016

John Legere As the latest year of the future folds into the next, the most bombastic/annoying/entertaining of CEOs sets his gaze on the technologies that will define the wireless space and the company he is at the helm of. Just as he did last year, T-Mobile CEO John Legere published his list of predictions for tech in 2016. Though most of his predictions won’t surprise anyone (they’re pretty… Read More

AT&T Snaps Up Assets, Talent From Carrier iQ, Phone Monitoring Startup Goes Offline

magnifying glass, explore Remember Carrier iQ? In the years before Edward Snowden’s revelations about the NSA, the name and its software became synonymous with creepy, unseen monitoring of everything that you do on a smartphone on behalf of carriers and phone makers — allegedly in the name of better user experience. Now the company appears to be no longer. TechCrunch has confirmed that AT&T has… Read More

Hoverboards: Ban won't stop the wheels

Richard Bulliet: The self-balancing vehicles that are fast becoming a craze are illegal in the United Kingdom and banned in New York City, but here to stay.

DJ Khaled On Technology, Entrepreneurship And Snapchatting His Keys To Success

khaled-snapchat If I told you that the hottest person on social media right now is a rap producer telling fans that eating egg whites and drinking a gallon of water a day is the key to success, would you believe me? What if I told you that the same person regularly has over 2 million people view each of his snapchats, with the first 500,000 people watching it within 5 minutes of him posting? Read More

Slack’s New TV Commercial Is Adorable And Effective

Screen Shot 2015-12-30 at 10.41.22 AM If you’re in the tech world, then you know exactly what Slack is and does. As you eke outside of our little techosphere, however, you might get some puzzled faces when you talk about your favorite work communication tool. Read More

Credit Karma Acquires Innovative Mobile Notifications Startup Snowball

creditkarma-bar Credit and finance management platform Credit Karma, known best as the startup that offers free, no-strings-attached credit scores, has made its first acquisition. The company has acquired the makers of the mobile application Snowball, with plans to leverage the team’s expertise in mobile notifications. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, and the Snowball app will be pulled from… Read More