FROM FOUNDERS

More Messages, More Problems: How Businesses Can Send Fewer, Better Messages

More Messages, More Problems: How Businesses Can Send Fewer, Better Messages

IDEA IN BRIEF 1) Consumers suffer from message overload — and a lot of the messages we get are annoying and i

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3 Reasons Hardware Startups Fail by BOLT Labs

3 Reasons Hardware Startups Fail by BOLT Labs

All startups face a mountain of challenges. When you throw a hardware product into the mix, that mountain inherits

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So, You’ve Built a Prototype

So, You’ve Built a Prototype

So, You’ve Built a Prototype? Awesome…Here’s 10 Ways Shit Will Hit the Fan   10. Your overseas supplier

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INFORMATION TECH

The History of The Internet of Things

The History of The Internet of Things

At its annual 2011 developer conference, Google announced it had developed Android@Home. The technology was designed to connect household appliances

Why Application Operations are Needed in the Dynamic Data Center and the Cloud

Why Application Operations are Needed in the Dynamic Data Center and the Cloud

Massive changes are occurring as to how applications are built, deployed and run, requiring a closer look at application operations. The benefits of

6 Tips to Prepare for Enterprise Mobility

6 Tips to Prepare for Enterprise Mobility

Application portfolio managers and business analysts in an IT environment are being asked to redesign business processes to take advantage of the capa

Maintaining Web Security in a World of Hackers

Maintaining Web Security in a World of Hackers

The vast majority of Internet users have shared personal information such as credit card numbers and routing numbers at some point in their online liv

FROM DEVELOPERS

Design Principles: Introduction To Hierarchy

Design Principles: Introduction To Hierarchy

The need for technical skill in graphic design continues to grow as technologies and interfaces change. Yet, how ha

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Simple Software Design is a Complex Process

Simple Software Design is a Complex Process

Developing user-friendly software for the small business market is a challenge. These customers generally fly by th

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GAMING NEWS

The Technology Powering the Fantasy Football Machine

The Technology Powering the Fantasy Football Machine

Fantasy football is big business. The New York Post reports 75 million people will participate in 2016 and itR

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What You Missed in Tech News Today: Nintendo’s Pokemon Go leads to multiple deaths

What You Missed in Tech News Today: Nintendo’s Pokemon Go leads to multiple deaths

In North San Diego County, two men fell off a bluff while playing Nintendo’s newly released Pokemon Go. The men,

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Mobile Gaming Advances Education, Health & Business

Mobile Gaming Advances Education, Health & Business

The serious gaming world was an insular one until advances in the mobile industry turned playing video games into a

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MOBILE NEWS

Google Daydream View: An Advancement for Mobile VR?

Google Daydream View: An Advancement for Mobile VR?

Virtual reality has come a long way since Morton Heilgi’s Telesphere Mask from 1960. Since its first announcement

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Better Mobile Security Controlled by Users

Better Mobile Security Controlled by Users

Once upon a time the computers we used to access bank information and other sensitive data stayed firmly rooted on

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How to Detect Lat/Long and Prevent Location Spam

How to Detect Lat/Long and Prevent Location Spam

Location features and data collection are becoming the peloton in mobile development, and with this signal comes

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Mobile Gaming Advances Education, Health & Business

Mobile Gaming Advances Education, Health & Business

The serious gaming world was an insular one until advances in the mobile industry turned playing video games into a

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VIRTUALIZATION SECURITY

How Cloud Platforms Protect Themselves From Security Threats

How Cloud Platforms Protect Themselves From Security Threats

An estimated 79 percent of companies are already either operating in a cloud environment or preparing to do so, acc

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Are You Getting the Most Out of Virtualization

Are You Getting the Most Out of Virtualization

Virtualization has been with us since the mainframe days, when a single system could be sliced into separate virtua

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BUSINESS NEWS

How Do You Find Your First Customers?

How Do You Find Your First Customers?

As any business owner will tell you, finding those first ten or twenty customers is always the hardest. For one, yo

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How To Be Successful In Business (Without Being an Expert)

How To Be Successful In Business (Without Being an Expert)

There is one mantra that successful entrepreneurs often offer to aspirants – ‘Fail, and fail fast’. T

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5 Strategies to Make the Most of Your CFO

5 Strategies to Make the Most of Your CFO

When you’ve got a great CFO, it’s tempting to keep her siloed in the “money corner,” slaving away in Excel and making projections. You rely on her to monitor cash flow and paint an accurate picture of your company’s financial health — now and in the future.

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GLOBAL TECH

The Balkanization of the Internet Could Hurt the Online Economy

The Balkanization of the Internet Could Hurt the Online Economy

The fragmentation of the internet may limit cybercrime but it will also harm the business of web hosting companies

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How will the Next Bay Area Quake Impact Silicon Valley?

How will the Next Bay Area Quake Impact Silicon Valley?

In California, earthquakes are quite the hot topic these days. Are we getting closer to the next big one? Are we pr

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Tech & Startups: Top 7 Things You Missed Today

Tech & Startups: Top 7 Things You Missed Today

Tech & Startups:  Top 7 News Items From Across the Web July 29th, 2013 Tech Giants Beware! $35.1 B Merger cre

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6 World Changing Technologies by Mark Hatch of TechShop

6 World Changing Technologies by Mark Hatch of TechShop

I’ve been asked often whether I thought any “real” innovation or “serious” companies could come out of th

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