Could These Start-Ups Become the Next Big Thing?

     Click the image for the full New York Times’ story This post is for you budding entrepreneurs. There is a lot of good information in this article about the following companies. I know you are familiar with Pinterest, but what about the other firms? Taskrabbit    Airtime   Square  Dropbox  Pinterest  Path  Quora  Pinwheel    […]

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READ THIS STORY: How to Muddy Your Tracks on the Internet

As Kate Murphy reports in the New York Times: “Legal and technology researchers estimate that it would take about a month for Internet users to read the privacy policies of all the Web sites they visit in a year. So in the interest of time, here is the deal: You know that dream where you […]

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Target, Unhappy With Being an Amazon Showroom, Will Stop Selling Kindles

The bricks-and-clicks versus clicks-only retail battle is ramping up! It is often reported that Google is scary as a competitor; but now, more firms are worrying about the challenge from Amazon.com.     Photo by Matthew Staver/Bloomberg News Click the image for the full story

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Capturing the Value of Social Media Using Google Analytics

Google Analytics has a great blog (http://analytics.blogspot.com) devoted to helping online analysts do a better job of assessment. One recent post (http://analytics.blogspot.com/2012/03/capturing-value-of-social-media-using.html) — with terrific charts — dealt with the topic of social media: “Measuring the value of social media has been a challenge for marketers. And with good reason: it’s hard to understand exactly […]

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