The pace of change in technology is accelerating... "AI First" is an underlying strategic theme, henceforth. It was just 2012 when we launched the "Mobile First" theme. Read the abstracts at NextBigFuture.com here: http://www.nextbigfuture.com/2017/02/ex-google-ceo-underestimated-ai-but-new.html?m=1 Google's current CEO Sundar Pichai has described the world as having entered an "AI-first" era. The preceding phase was a focus…
Creatives Driving HR Talent Search Online
Narrowing the candidate pool is where most HR organizations invest the lion's share of their time. Trivago just condensed the process to minutes. And with this method, stars will shine.
Sucuri.net Report: Web Hacks by type, platform
Must read. Well worth digesting: The Sucuri quarterly report (link below.) Sucuri is a company devoted to protecting WordPress self-hosted sites, among other platforms like Drupal, Joomla, etc. Self-hosted WordPress sites are world-wide most popular / most widely deployed. And as such, due to lacking or absent maintenance, these sites comprise the lion's share of hacked websites. Admittedly,…
CNN Interview w/ IBM CEO outlines AI footprint in Medicine
AI is "In the Cloud, it's mobile and it's embedded." IBM CEO Ginni Rometty on Fareed Zakaria GPS, CNN.
Near Future: HTTPS to become SOP for all Web Presence Sites.
Browsers will begin enforcing secure connections for passwords and credit card info in January. But it wont's stop there. In a year or so, any site operating just HTTP will be considered suspect. Chrome (by Google) will warn that browsing plain old websites is risky.
Forum posts from ancient history, live on. Eww…
An update from a post more than 7 years old? One might notice how I try to use otherwise unidentifiable contact info ... The lesson? How many forums have you subscribed to and then posted questions to? Or participated in. According to the settings, you'll get updates. As I encounter these, I access the account…
What does “learning” look like in 20 years?
Some time ago I realized that a generation now exists that may never use a desktop computer. Their experience of tech will only be in mobile appliances. I now realize that a generation will soon exist (if they're not already out there) that may never experience a classroom.
Being Unknown. Impossible?
In Sidis v. FR Publishing Corp. the court held here that there were limits to the right to control one's life and facts about oneself, and held that there is social value in published facts, and that a person cannot ignore their celebrity status merely because they want to. Astonishing.
SMB IT Newscast 1/27/2016
The business of selecting and managing Small Business personal and shared computing infrastructure -- PC's, Tablets & Phones Big Three Tech Verticals: Google, Microsoft, Apple -- characteristics that align with your business, affordability. What should your SMB use to manage it's presence online?
SMB IT Newscast 1/13/2106 – The “Olden” Rule
Discusses the "Olden" Rule: Good, Fast or Cheap. How to factor the rule into a strategy that affects ROI. Featured example "How to" Implement a FREE telephone number for your business that implements state of the art features like voice to text transcription. This might also be read: How to kill voicemail.