Yet another mobile OS

Apple has IOS. Android is everywhere. Microsoft is making headway with Windows 8 Mobile. So what do we need? Yes.... ANOTHER mobile operating system. Enter Firefox Mobile. From the same people who bring you the excellent Firefox browser. One of it's primary features is that it's entirely HTML5-based, and 100% open-source.  Developed by a worldwide … Continue reading Yet another mobile OS

Apple wins Patent Infringement lawsuit against Samsung

After a swift deliberation of less than 24 hours, the nine-person San Jose jury awarded Apple more than $1 billion dollars in it's lawsuit against Samsung, and awarded nothing to Samsung in their counter-suit. Among the counts awarded are Samsung's willful infringement of 5 of 6 Apple patents, due in no small part to a … Continue reading Apple wins Patent Infringement lawsuit against Samsung

Save Your Money: Avoid Rent-to-Own

Although the news reports say the economy is recovering, you are probably still living paycheck-to-paycheck with every penny spoken for. While some states allow you to shop around for utility rates – for example,  Jayton, Texas residents can do a web search for “Jayton Electricity prices” to find progressively better rates – you might still … Continue reading Save Your Money: Avoid Rent-to-Own

Trulia files for IPO

On Friday, Trulia filed an IPO of up to $75 million, to help it compete with it's bigger rival, Zillow.  While Trulia has already received $32 million in private funding, they still have a way to go to catch up to Zillow, even with the IPO. Trulia currently has over 22 million unique visitors each … Continue reading Trulia files for IPO

Facebook is now the Number 2 video site on the internet

For the first time, Facebook surpassed Yahoo to make it the second most popular video site on the internet for Jul 2012. According to ComScore, Facebook had just over 53 million unique video viewers in July, beating Yahoo's 48 million by a small margin. They all have a long way to go to catch-up to … Continue reading Facebook is now the Number 2 video site on the internet

Keep your client informed when you’re running late – with a TWIST

I just read about this cool new startup - Twist. So you're setting up a meeting with a client. With Twist, you enter the meeting start time and your client's contact information.  Before the meeting, Twist will remind you when to leave to arrive on time. As you approach your meeting time, Twist, with your … Continue reading Keep your client informed when you’re running late – with a TWIST