I like to think I am ahead of the curve on understanding technology and especially wireless, but some how this iOS feature for iPhone to iPhone messaging did not get through. iMessages do not count towards your text usage. This is doubly painful since I recently upgraded my plan to include unlimited text on our family plan because my lovely wife has all but left … Continue reading iPhone iMessages don’t count towards your text usage
The story continues from my previous post, “Microsoft: leading by following“. Read the latest from Mashable at RETAIL WAR: Microsoft Cherry Picking Apple Store Employees. Posted using ShareThis Continue reading RETAIL WAR: Microsoft Cherry Picking Apple Store Employees
Image via Wikipedia The Wall Street Journal is reporting that IBM plans to acquire SPSS for $1.2B all cash deal, which is roughly a 42% premium. Watch out, SAS! This match-up will be fun to watch… the massive public company, IBM, takes on the large private company, SAS — Abbreviation vs. Abbreviation. For those interested in the analytics that each is pushing the “abbreviation” comment … Continue reading IBM takes on SAS for analytics domination, but neither is superior
Image by LunaDiRimmel via Flickr Failure is not the end of the world. With GM now restructured and the financial crisis coming to an end, should we be celebrating? Yes, IF you have learned from your mistakes. Fail fast and move on Many business people I know, have worked with or read about in the press, shy away from talking about failure. Failure is an … Continue reading Failure: Don’t hide it, celebrate it
Image by peasap via Flickr This post is a tribute to a mentor of mine, Alan “Big Al” Johnson. Big Al should be credited for the idea of lust, fear and greed… at least that is how I remember it. Big Al was ahead of his time in understanding human behavior in the business world or maybe just too raw in his explanation, but that … Continue reading Lust, fear and greed: The business version
MENTAL is a medical mystery drama featuring Dr. Jack Gallagher, an unorthodox psychiatrist who becomes Director of Mental Health Services at a Los Angeles hospital where he takes on patients battling unknown, misunderstood and often misdiagnosed psychiatric conditions. Dr. Gallagher delves inside their minds to gain a true understanding of who his patients are, allowing him to uncover what might be the key to their … Continue reading Favorite new TV show: Mental
A friend recent sent me this post from Gawker, thanks Bruce! In the post they poke fun at the rationale (download) provided by the agency, Arnell Group, on the multimillion dollar logo refresh. Personally, I want to look for the positive in what they created, but this document does not do them justice. What do you think? Please comment. Continue reading Pepsi logo: hype or genius?