Articles Posted in the Drive Category

  • Let an app help you do business

    Let an app help you do business

    With 100,000 apps and counting, it’s easy to get carried away with the more playful addictive apps for the iPhone and iPod touch. Whether it’s shooting up stuff in Tank Battles in Suburbia, or audio…

  • Intel & AMD: Let the chips fall

    The people at Intel think that analytics is somewhat like a party. They’re speculating that each behavior is worth a certain number of points and that party success can be measured on a point system.…

  • Barbie takes her pink back

    Barbie takes her pink back

    Usually a 50 year old female doesn’t garner an exceptional amount of interest from business owners unless it’s for anti-wrinkle agents and possibly vitamins. But when the 50 year old is Barbie, all kinds of…

  • Finding success where others failed

    Finding success where others failed

    One school of thought says that electronic cards are doomed to failure. Not good for condolences. You can’t put them in a memory box or hold them close to your heart – if that’s how…

  • These are your drugs on brains

    When your doctor prescribes a smart pill chances are it’s not something that will increase your brain power but rather a pill with brain power. Pills with brains could seem like a far fetched idea…

  • How does social media marketing really work?

    When the Risdall Marketing Group held a seminar on Social Media Marketing, the attendance far outstripped any other seminar in a series of seminars. It would seem that business leaders are hungry for information on…

  • Group text 4 fun or business

    So they’ve built it, again. Now will you come over to the group texting side? Groupme is an app that believes you want to organize your conversations into groups. And while some may think that…

  • More and better ad optimizing

    More and better ad optimizing

    When the word “Rubicon,” appears in a search, data miners are left wondering. Is someone looking to buy a Jeep? Images of a Jeep for an art project? It could be a search for a…

  • When paper towels fight

    Rumors are that Romance novels are hot sellers. In recessionary times folks just want to escape. So what if your fictional romance was with the Brawny paper towel man. Yeah, for most folks that would…

  • An App store for Mac

    Some say it’s Apple’s way of stealing the CES 2011 thunder, because Apple doesn’t go to the CES, but rather, prefers to announce its updates at highly-hyped independent events. Regardless, Apple just announced its latest…