Archive for December, 2008

Converged Products: December 31, 2008 Edition

Wednesday, December 31st, 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.

Love this Table

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

Tomi Ahonen has observed that Nokia is now the world’s largest computer manufacturer. He has also provided more details behind the justification for calling smartphones computers and I love this summary table. Read his full post to understand his definitions and enjoy his commentary on it.

Now, tell me again why you don’t think we’re in the Mobility Age?

Enabling Technology: December 26, 2008

Friday, December 26th, 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:

Indicators: December 26, 2008 Edition

Friday, December 26th, 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:

Business Observations: December 26, 2008 Edition

Friday, December 26th, 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.)

Managing the Danger: December 19, 2008 Edition

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Bonus: Purushottam Darshankar describes Scaling Enterprise Mobility deployment against challenges

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:

Indicators: December 19, 2008 Edition

Friday, December 19th, 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:

Business Observations: December 19, 2008 Edition

Friday, December 19th, 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.)

Capturing the Power: December 19, 2008 Edition

Friday, December 19th, 2008

Bonus: Matt Bancroft outlines “Trends Driving Enterprise Mobility

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:

Enabling Technology: December 17, 2008 Edition

Wednesday, December 17th, 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: