Archive for November, 2008

Capturing the Power: November 13, 2008 Edition

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Bonus: Aliza Sherman explains “How Twitter is a Communications Game Changer

2nd Bonus: Aberdeen Group free report: “Mobile Marketing: Going Direct to Consumers’ Hips, Pockets and Purses

3rd Bonus: O’Reilly offering Free “Twitter for Business” Teleseminar

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:

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Now playing: Relient K – The Scene And Herd

Converged Products: November 13, 2008 Edition

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

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.

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Now playing: Justin McRoberts – When It Don’t Come Easy

Enabling Technology: November 13, 2008 Edition

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

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:

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Now playing: Sam Ashworth – Alright, I Was Wrong

Indicators: November 13, 2008 Edition

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

More and more, the world around us reflects the growing assumption of the law of mobility. Here are a few indicators of Mobility’s growing importance in our businesses, our lives, and our society:

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Now playing: Jenny Youngman – Love You Like That

Business Observations: November 11, 2008 Edition

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

Standard disclaimer: don’t take from my selections, ordering, headlines, etc. any indications of the interests or plans of my employer (if you do, you’ll undoubtedly be disappointed when they don’t play out.)

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Now playing: Jenny Youngman – Ten Thousand charms

Business Observations: White Space Edition November 8, 2008

Saturday, November 8th, 2008

Standard disclaimer: don’t take from my selections, ordering, headlines, etc. any indications of the interests or plans of my employer (if you do, you’ll undoubtedly be disappointed when they don’t play out.)
Early this week, the FCC ruled on white space spectrum. That ruling has sparked plenty of discussion in the blogosphere.

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Now playing: Charlie Peacock – My Mind Played a Trick On Me

Capturing the Power: November 6, 2008 Edition

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

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:

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Now playing: The Benjamin Gate – Tonight

Enabling Technology: November 6, 2008 Edition

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

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:

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Now playing: Phil Wickham – I Adore You

Why I Switched – at Buzz About Wireless

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

I’ve been asked to start a discussion at Buzz About Wireless.  I’ve just posted my second article in the Strategic Perspectives forum – on “Why I Switched to the Treo 800W.”

Check it out!

Indicators: November 5, 2008 Edition

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

More and more, the world around us reflects the growing assumption of the law of mobility. Here are a few indicators of Mobility’s growing importance in our businesses, our lives, and our society:

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Now playing: Michael Card – Where Cross The Crowded Ways