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I’m calling BS on “Android Dominance” meme

April 2, 2012
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I’m calling BS on “Android Dominance” meme

We have been reading for quite a while now how Android has surpassed iPhone and taken the number one spot in terms of smartphone shipments. I don’t dispute that number. What I do dispute is whether it really says anything that matters. As I kept hearing more and more about  “Android’s Dominance” I was seeing…

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Facebook has just done Google a huge favor

September 18, 2011
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Facebook has just done Google a huge favor

Facebook is rolling out two new features that appear to be a direct reaction to Google+ (and to a lesser degree Twitter). Of course we have no way of knowing how long Facebook has been planning these features, but the timing and similarity to Google+ features certainly makes it appear to be a copycat response…

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Looking forward to NetWork conference

December 8, 2010
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Looking forward to NetWork conference

I’m looking forward to the Net:Work 2010 Conference tomorrow in SF. The conference tagline says “The Future of Work” and asks the questions “Is it possible to make any organization virtual?” and  “What will the workforce of the future look like?” Speakers tossing around terms like “human cloud” “radical collaboration” and “workshifting” can cause one to groan a…

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My take on metered AT&T iPhone/iPad data

July 20, 2010
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My take on metered AT&T iPhone/iPad data

For most of us, looking at our data usage history, the new metered plans look like they’ll save us some money. But, let me tell you why there’s more to it than that. First, I’ve heard a lot of people say recently, statements along the lines of “2GB is more data than I’ll ever use.”…

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Some iPad thoughts

April 13, 2010
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A little birdie told me that you (all seven of you) have been waiting anxiously for my thoughts on the iPad – the definitive iPad perspective. 🙂 Here you go. First, I don’t have one myself yet, but I have had a chance to play on friends’ iPads. Second, while I don’t consider myself an…

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Some thoughts on Facebook surpassing Google

March 16, 2010
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A recent news item from weblogs.hitwise.com describes how Facebook had surpassed Google to become the most visited website in the US. March 15, 2010 Facebook reached an important milestone for the week ending March 13, 2010 and surpassed Google in the US to become the most visited website for the week. Facebook.com recently reached the…

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