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Smartphone Security enough to keep the zombies away? Clever video from CWTA.

Smartphone Security enough to keep the zombies away? Clever video from CWTA.

Smartphone Security the theme of new CWTA ad Are you concerned with smartphone security? I sat on the board of The Canadian Wireless Telecom Association for several years and during that time the association led several initiatives aim ed at helping users get more value out of their smartphones.  We were the first in theRead more about Smartphone Security enough to keep the zombies away? Clever video from CWTA.[…]

Consumer Smartphone Behavior Infographic. Ever wondered what consumers did on their smartphones?

Consumer Smartphone Behavior Infographic. Ever wondered what consumers did on their smartphones?

Consumer Smartphone Behavior Consumer smartphone behavior, if it can be deciphered, is a potential gold mine of information. Quextit Media today published a list of “Eight ways to protect your corporate data” on your smartphone, and cited a study done by the Ponemon Institute about consumers and their smartphone behaviour. The infographic below reflects theRead more about Consumer Smartphone Behavior Infographic. Ever wondered what consumers did on their smartphones?[…]

10 bits of business wisdom from Steve Jobs. #in #fb

10 bits of business wisdom from Steve Jobs. #in #fb

As published by brandmakernews.com/ 1. Embrace the opportunity in every situation. “Getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, and less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the mostRead more about 10 bits of business wisdom from Steve Jobs. #in #fb[…]

This graph showing RIM vs Apple’s stock price over the past several years kind of tells it all. Time for a new CEO(s?). #in

This graph showing RIM vs Apple’s stock price over the past several years kind of tells it all. Time for a new CEO(s?). #in

I have been saying for the past few years that the two CEO’s of Research In Motion (RIM.TO) have not been up to the task.  Their weak attempt to counter Apple’s devices has now clearly manifest in the top line, and the share price. The company’s strategic options are now limited as their stock priceRead more about This graph showing RIM vs Apple’s stock price over the past several years kind of tells it all. Time for a new CEO(s?). #in[…]

Yo! Sista! Get yo ba-donka-donk off’n ma train!!! Loud Talker booted off train for cell phone use!  #in

Yo! Sista! Get yo ba-donka-donk off’n ma train!!! Loud Talker booted off train for cell phone use! #in

My girlfriend would cheer this!!!  A woman was booted off an Amtrak train for speaking loudly on her cell phone. For 16 hours. Straight. As a regular commuter my girlfriend was just this morning complaining about others’ lack of respect as demonstrated through their blasting of iPod’s and talking on cell phones. Why don’t peopleRead more about Yo! Sista! Get yo ba-donka-donk off’n ma train!!! Loud Talker booted off train for cell phone use! #in[…]

RIM Playbook to finally launch April 21.  What do you think?

RIM Playbook to finally launch April 21. What do you think?

Come April 19, you will be able to buy the RIM Playbook in Canada, provided you’re prepared to shell out a minimum of $499 (16GB) or up to $699 (64GB version).  Is it too little too late?  Here is a Reuters article about the news. I think they’re positioning this primarily at EXISTING BB users,Read more about RIM Playbook to finally launch April 21. What do you think?[…]