Archive for August, 2006

Enabling Technology: Week of 8/20/06

Sunday, August 27th, 2006

The Law of Mobility talks about value increasing with mobility. The impact of this law is being felt because the barriers to building mobility in are being obliterated week after week. Here are examples of technology advances enabling this to happen:

Indicators: Week of 8/20/06

Sunday, August 27th, 2006

More and more, the world around us reflects the growing assumption of the law of mobility. Each week we will track indicators of Mobility’s growing importance in our businesses, our lives, and our society:

Complete Lists Now Available

Saturday, August 26th, 2006

I’ve written a simple program to extract from my weekly listing posts all of the individual entries and compile them into a complete list for each category. So, for example, you can now get to one list of all 288 converged products that have been listed since the Law of Mobility blog was first launched.

The lists are accessible from the right hand navigation bar under “Complete Lists”, or here they are for easy reference:

Capturing the Power: Week of 8/20/06

Saturday, August 26th, 2006

Mobility is a wonderful thing. As mobility gets built into all products and services, businesses need to learn how to both capture the power of mobility and manage the dangers introduced through mobility. Here are some examples of how the power of mobility is being applied to create competitive advantage:

Managing the Danger: Week of 8/20/06

Saturday, August 26th, 2006

In order to be winners in the new mobile era, businesses will not only need to capture the power of mobility, but also manage the danger. Highlighted below are recent examples of the danger of mobility and how some firms are beginning to manage it:

Converged Products: Week of 8/20/06

Friday, August 25th, 2006

The most convenient way that mobility is getting built into products is through the convergence into the cellphone of capabilities that previously existed as standalone products. That way, those products are now with you and available for your use whenever you need them wherever you go.

Mobile Music: Back to School Edition

Monday, August 21st, 2006

If I were half my age and packing my car for a long drive back to university, here’s the playlist I’d likely queue up for going mobile:

Indicators: Week of 8/13/06

Sunday, August 20th, 2006

More and more, the world around us reflects the growing assumption of the law of mobility. Each week we will track indicators of Mobility’s growing importance in our businesses, our lives, and our society:

Enabling Technology: Week of 8/13/06

Sunday, August 20th, 2006

The Law of Mobility talks about value increasing with mobility. The impact of this law is being felt because the barriers to building mobility in are being obliterated week after week. Here are examples of technology advances enabling this to happen:

Capturing the Power: Week of 8/13/06

Saturday, August 19th, 2006

Mobility is a wonderful thing. As mobility gets built into all products and services, businesses need to learn how to both capture the power of mobility and manage the dangers introduced through mobility. Here are some examples of how the power of mobility is being applied to create competitive advantage: