An attempt to decode Re/code.

I closely followed what Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher had to say during their years as tech reporters for The Wall Street Journal, but it wasn’t until January 1st that I felt I really “got” them. They announced the launch of their new tech website, Re/code, and in...

‘Smarter’ Retail Technology

  As a kid, I remember my favorite part of grocery shopping was the motion-censored coupon dispensers placed in aisles. These amazed me as I passed by my favorite sugary cereal and out shot a coupon for the very product I was begging my mom to buy eyeing. Now, 20...

How Do You Eat a Big Data Elephant? One “Byte” at a Time.

When I hear Big Data I think one thing, big possibilities. However, with insanely large amounts of information, how is one supposed to process it and find meaning within the data? Big Data can seem so large and overwhelming that one may not know where to start. So,...

What 2012 will Bring for the Tech Industry

As the end of the year rolls towards us, pundits and sycophants alike are beginning to make predictions about what companies, trends and products will skyrocket in the next 12 months and which will fade from public recollection.The group of tech reporters who...

What’s next for technology usage in small business

Every day, we talk to small businesses, the companies that market to small businesses and the reporters and influencers who cover small business. To share that knowledge, we’re starting an occasional feature where we interview reporters and bloggers to see...