Are Lists the Future of Search?

My mouse was driving me crazy. I changed the battery, cleaned the bottom, and even tested multiple mouse pads — and it was still sluggish with periods of just not working at all. So I wised up, went online, and purchased a new mouse from Amazon. Amazon makes it...

5 Future of Marketing Trends You Need to Know Now

How is marketing evolving, and what is the future of marketing? This is the question that was at the core of a presentation by Mitch Joel, a digital marketer who spends a lot of time looking at where the profession is going and how companies can position themselves to...

Mobile Apps Are Taking Over the World

It’s a mobile apps world. Twitter. Spotify. Slack. Pick your apps. The Google Play Store has 1.6 million apps to choose from. Recent research from Flurry Insights reveals that 90 percent of U.S. mobile Internet time is spent in apps. Some of this is the fact...

What Companies Can Learn from Global Oil Prices

If you own or run a business, pay attention to how Saudi Arabia is handling falling oil prices. They’re doing nothing, and it’s brilliant. Saudi Arabia’s break-even point for a barrel of oil is somewhere around $20. Meanwhile, the price to extract...

Newsjacking is Easy, But Should You Do It?

What do you think about Amazon’s plan to use drones to speed up delivery? Depending on who you talk to, this is either a great idea rife with possibility, Skynet scary, or long-term-dreaming and short-term nonsense. Either way, Jeff Bezos accomplished what he set out...