Along with qualitative data, my goal was to collect quantitative data in the form of a survey. Developing the raw questions was relatively easy but refining them to a point where anyone could take the survey with ease, took some doing. I didn’t have much experience in this level of refinement and was too close …

Data collection was arguably the most important part of the class. Without data it would be impossible to discuss the differences between the US and Japan in regards to mobile consumer behavior. As I mentioned before I wanted qualitative and quantitative data to provide a more complete picture so I set about buying lunch for …

Now that I had created my class, I needed to develop a project for my students to complete during the course. Since we were studying consumer behavior, data collection and analysis would be essential. I also wanted to be sure we collected/analyzed both qualitative and quantitative data. This would provide a deeper understanding of how …

Two years ago I walked into my Chair’s office and shared an idea with her about two travel classes I had in mind. One was to Brazil to study the differences between the US and Brazil when it came to social media use. Brazil is has a profoundly social culture (read this) and I was …

These next series of posts are more for me than you. Sorry, but it’s the truth. I started what feels like a massive project two years ago and wanted to document how it all played out. So there will be a little less snark and no cool new tech than normal.

Link to The Cicret Bracelet: Projects your mobile interface on your skin (video)

This is a pretty cool idea. The obvious things that someone needs to consider are: Are my forearms big enough to get this to work? (Time to start lifting ladies!) Are my forearms to hairy get this to work? #antiLumberjack Enjoy!

I arrive in Denver at 3:32pm on flight 1431.  I need to get to Boulder by 7pm for a dinner meeting. I get off the plane and make my way to the main concourse. I receive a text that Uber will be at door 8B on the west side as usual. I reply back; “I’m hungry …

Link to Introducing Snapcash!

For most, the word snob is derogatory.  Someone who’s palette is so sophisticated they can’t be pleased. Someone who has the highest standards when it comes to experiencing the thing that they love. If you think about this definition, you could also call them geeks. Terms like beer geek, bike geek are common these days. Subject Matter Experts, …

Link to Ditto Labs can pull social data out of your images (video)

I posted about this undeveloped technology two years ago and here it is! Finally!!! Enjoy.