Category : Tech News

You Know What Could Help Twitter? Experts.

Over the last week, I’ve made a couple posts about how the digital age has impacted our ability to solve real world problems.  Last week I spoke about Virginia Montanez (the artist formerly known as PittGirl) and her efforts to bring home a couple Burghers and the orphans they’ve been…

Sunday Sauerkraut

Image via Wikipedia As I go through the week, I use twitter to send out little updates and links.  I realize that I do this quite a bit and that not all of you have Twitter, so with that in mind I’d like to take Sunday to do sort of…

Webenomics: On Battling Technology Giants

Warning:  This post is a bit more technical then many of mine and deals with my job (IT Infrastructure Architecture).  If that makes you want to run, that’s fine, no offense taken.  Tomorrow I will have a post on wooing technology companies to Pittsburgh.  If you’re up for expanding your…

On Virtual Economies

On Saturday, I spoke briefly about a philosophical realization that comes from how much people get involved in the virtual worlds of Massively Multiplayer Online Games.  However, that was Saturday and I was feeling philosophical.  Today’s Monday and I’m back to being a businessman.  I noticed last week that someone…

Some Sunday Sauerkraut

How to Make Sauerkraut As I go through the week, I use twitter to send out little updates and links.  I realize that I do this quite a bit and that not all of you have Twitter, so with that in mind I’d like to take Sunday to do sort…

Google Takes on Phones, Part 3: The "Ma Bell" of the Next Generation of Communication

This is Part Three of a three part post (Part 1: The Apple and the Android, Part 2: On the Carrier and the Google Phone). Google is doing something really exciting in the world of phones.  Something that may very well change the way you buy phones and service contracts in…

Google Takes on Phones, Part 2: On the Carriers and the Google Phone

 This is Part Two of a three part post (Part 1: The Apple and the Android). Google is doing something really exciting in the world of phones.  Something that may very well change the way you buy phones and service contracts in the next three to five years.  The way…

Google Takes on Phones, Part I: On the Android and the Apple

This is Part One of a three part post.  Google is doing something really exciting in the world of phones.  Something that may very well change the way you buy phones and service contracts in the next three to five years.  The way Google is approaching the phone market is…