Online donations soared on the second annual Giving Tuesday, but experts say time will tell whether it has the staying power of Black Friday.Author informationNick ClunnContributor at Tech Page OneNick Clunn is a journalist covering the tech beat and an adjunct professor at Montclair State University. He lives in New Jersey, where he had worked as a staff wr […]
The Affordable College Textbook Act would create a grant program for colleges that want to develop programs supporting free, digital textbooks.Author informationNick ClunnContributor at Tech Page OneNick Clunn is a journalist covering the tech beat and an adjunct professor at Montclair State University. He lives in New Jersey, where he had worked as a staff […]
Apps are more popular than ever. But is "appification" poised to overtake the open web? Author informationSandy BergerContributor at Tech Page OneSandy Burger, based in Pinehurst, N.C., is a veteran tech journalist and regular contributor to Tech Page One. As senior editor at aNewDomain.net, Sandy covers tech tips and tricks, apps and gadgets in ge […]
At issue is a proposal that would require a kill switch on mobile phones. Supporters say the feature would deter would-be thieves by disabling phones.Author informationNick ClunnContributor at Tech Page OneNick Clunn is a journalist covering the tech beat and an adjunct professor at Montclair State University. He lives in New Jersey, where he had worked as a […]
The industry is working on providing faster and nonvolatile memory for PCs. One obstacle, however, is the inability to run legacy applications.Author informationLamont WoodBased in San Antonio, Texas, Lamont Wood is a senior editor at aNewDomain.net. He's written for tech trade and mainstream publications including BYTE for almost three decades, and is […]
The strategic provider relationship is an alliance in which the provider is a business and IT partner, providing valuable advice with measurable results.Author informationDavid LeeDavid Lee is vice president of marketing, strategy and sales enablement for Dell Services. David is chartered with optimizing the Dell Services go-to-market model, increasing overa […]
The solar industry is basking in its own success as 12 new solar installations began operations in October.Author informationNick ClunnContributor at Tech Page OneNick Clunn is a journalist covering the tech beat and an adjunct professor at Montclair State University. He lives in New Jersey, where he had worked as a staff writer for several leading daily new […]
SMBs often think they have nothing online to steal, but that ignores their banking relationships and intellectual property. Hackers increasingly target small firms with cheap-to-deploy attacks that can quickly rack up high costs. Author informationLydia DishmanLydia Dishman is a veteran business journalist specializing in technology, innovation, and leadersh […]
IT managers are increasingly replacing servers with software as a service (SaaS), and cloud providers are taking on a bigger share of the servers.The post Replacing servers with SaaS is a growing trend appeared first on Tech Page One.
The Christmas and Holiday Light Displays app allows users to geotag any place where they find a particularly dazzling display of lights.The post An app to find holiday light displays appeared first on Tech Page One.
Avid golfers are always looking to improve their game. That was all the inspiration golfer and BlackBerry employee Justin Edwards needed to make the app that’s the perfect caddy for anyone who regularly hits the ...
Calling all Whovians: we’ve got a familiar face for you on this week’s App Central! Earlier in the summer, we went to Fan Expo Canada and witnessed an interesting world record be shattered. Wait for it: ...
We’re back in the beautiful King Edward Hotel this week on App Central, except you may notice it looks a little different this time around. That’s because we filmed our segment during a multi-million dollar renovation ...
This week on App Central, I speak to James Milward, the Executive Producer at interactive agency Secret Location about an interesting app his firm put together as part of the branding for a documentary film. The ...
Has your smartphone battery ever dropped dead in the middle of the day and you find yourself stranded without the ability to reach your friends and family? It’s such a frustrating experience, but this week ...
Could the pressure be any more relentless on marketing departments to increase sales these days? CMOs want accountable marketing that provides insight beyond the usual calls, clicks, and sales. They increasingly demand that campaigns be comparable across the enterprise and supported by an analytics infrastructure that helps them make decisions that increase […]
Though many companies fixate on address acquisition, they don't pay sufficient attention to the relevance of their e-mail campaigns. That can turn opt-ins into opt-outs in the blink of an eye and increase the pressure to acquire more new names. It's definitely a vicious cycle. So, what's a marketer to do when they discover their hard-won consu […]
Every day, millions of people use Twitter to create, discover and share ideas with others. Now, people are turning to Twitter as an effective way to reach out to businesses, too. From local stores to big brands, and from brick-and-mortar to internet based or service sector, people are finding great value in the connections they make with businesses on Twitte […]
Marketers frequently cite LinkedIn as one of the most valuable social networks to incorporate in a marketing strategy. But even marketers who have LinkedIn on their radar screens still wonder how to participate. What works, what doesn’t, and what should you expect?
Keeping tabs on how other companies are adopting technologies and leveraging changes in the marketplace to push their business forward can be highly instructive. It's interesting to watch various trends take shape and gain momentum -- and there's no doubt that what's hot right now is social media marketing. Marketers are scrambling to find way […]
Figuring why you’re joining social networks and how best to use them is the first step in coping with social networking overload. Here is a four step plan for helping you figure out how to keep up with your social media universe and get over that overloaded feeling.
The unattainable goal for many search campaigns is the elusive melding of PPC and SEO tactics for bigger and better top line results. Theoretically, SEO's should form a strong base and combine well with more easily transplantable PPC's to form an unstoppable search force, right? Maybe, if you try to put them together in the right way.
Taking the bleak view is one of Gawker Publisher Nick Denton's signature postures. He moans when times are good, and gets downright apocalyptic when they're not. But it turns out the recession hasn't been so bad to Denton. In a recent post, he disclosed Gawker's revenues spiked 45 percent during the first half of 2009. What gives?
With Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social networking sites growing rapidly, it’s not too surprising that on the whole, the number of social networking users has doubled since 2007. Specifically, 55.6 million adults -- or just less than a third of the population -- in the US now visit social networks at least monthly, according to a new report from F […]
It is an act of responsibility to leave a legacy. Because of the power of our lives and the legacies we leave, it is a great responsibility to choose to leave a positive legacy. All good men and women must take responsibility to create legacies that will take the next generation to a level we could only imagine. I truly believe that part of what makes us goo […]
Goals. There's no telling what you can do when you get inspired by them. There's no telling what you can do when you believe in them. And there's no telling what will happen when you act upon them. Jim Rohn