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Link to Understanding Smartphone Consumers (video)

Google produced this video to help sell mobile ads (Which you should invest in right now!). I’m posting it because of the great statistics on Smartphone usage. Enjoy!

For years now I’ve been running around using the term brand depth hoping it would catch on and I’d be given credit! When I use the term in meetings, I always get one old schooler that leans forward and asks me; “You mean brand equity, don’t you?” Nope. The concept is really easy with the …

I’ve  been watching a new show on, believe it or not; The Weather Channel. The show is called From the Edge and it features one of my long time favorite photographers, Peter Lik. (Just for the record, the show should be on The Travel Channel. And if I had my way, it would be shown between …

Mashable recently posted about Bing gaining ground on Google and I can’t help but wonder if it’s because Bing search is featured on Facebook. With 33% of all US Internet users on Facebook throughout the day (10% internationally), it’s hard to imagine that users aren’t leaving to go to Google to perform searches. Why not …

Link to HTML 5 is almost there (video)

I believe the technology is going to get to where it needs to be unless apps can figure out how to do something that web apps can’t. The real question for me is bandwidth. Bandwidth is an extremely expensive problem to solve.

I had a very interesting conversation the other day with a very smart entrepreneur in Boulder. (Not sure if he’d want me to use his name. So I won’t!) We were talking about businesses and how “they are what they are”, for lack of a better way to say it. Meaning Google is a search/ad company. Facebook …

I was recently doing some research online and came across a great post by Joe Mescher who shows a great example of yet another type fo social commerce. I’ve already posted about the two types of social commerce, but love this example. @joemescher was kind enough to let me put his post on my site. …

If you read this blog with any regularity you will notice the change. After almost 4 years of blogging, a change to the design was WAY overdue. The design is what I would call mobile aesthetic. Mobile does not allow for any shading and shiny 3d bubbles that we’ve all come to know as web …

Currently the 31% of all mobile users in the US have a smartphone. Just in case you weren’t going to do the math; that leaves a staggering 70% of the market with feature phones. Or as some of my friends call them; dumb phones. I think there is an enormous misconception that once the remainder …