I've been a long-time user of Google Apps and have recommended it to dozens of colleagues and associates. I currently use both the Standard (free) and Enterprise (paid) version of apps for several very high profile and long-standing domains. I've always considered it to be a reliable and cost-effective option for providing core email, calendar, and other services. However, I've … [Read more...] about Google Apps Assassinated My Domain – BEWARE!
The New York Times revealed today what many experts had already asserted regarding the United States role in the Stuxnet attack. While speculation of U.S. involvement complicated international relations on cyber conflict, an acknowledgement of U.S. involvement in a forum such as the New York Times heralds in a brave new world of cyber conflict. Targeting of critical … [Read more...] about Private Sector Implications of Operation Olympic Games
Facebook is about to eat Twitter for lunch. I’m slowly recognizing that more and more of my activity is migrating from Twitter to Facebook. I’ve also been wondering if Apples upcoming IOS 5 integration with Twitter is a strategic mistake on Apple’s part? What will it take for Facebook to finish Twitter off? Here’s my lists of recommendations of what to do and not do. Give me a … [Read more...] about Facebook devours Twitter…a simple strategy
Having used the iPad for three months and on extensive travel, I thought it might be appropriate to provide some thoughts on how it works as a travel device. Device design – There is something about the design that just works. The device has an excellent form factor that I find easy to use in a multitude of scenarios including reclined, sitting at a table, on a jet plane, or … [Read more...] about Apple iPad for the Travelling Executive
The Federal government embraced cloud computing today with the launch of the GSA operated Apps.gov which promises to bring efficient cloud computing services and infrastructure to the U.S. government agencies. As noted on the Apps.gov website: "Cloud computing plays a key role in the President’s initiative to modernize Information Technology (IT) by identifying enterprise … [Read more...] about Apps.gov brings cloud computing to the Federal government