• From Democracy to Technocracy

    Shelly Palmer During the recent congressional hearings, Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA), the Senate intelligence committee’s vice chairman, said, “The era of the wild west in social media is coming to an end.” Congress, he said, will have to take action. “Where we go from here is an open question.”...
  • Google: I Don’t Think That Word Means What You Think It Means

    Shelly Palmer  President Trump recently tweeted: “Google search results for ‘Trump News’ shows only the viewing/reporting of Fake News Media. In other words, they have it RIGGED, for me & others, so that almost all stories & news is BAD. Fake CNN is prominent. Republican/Conservative & Fair Media is...
  • Tips for staying connected on Grandparents Day

    BPT Being a grandparent is a joyful experience, but one of the hurdles can be staying connected with family, especially as a first-time grandparent. With an affordable smartphone and reliable wireless network, grandparents can easily capture and share the special moments that matter, no matter the distance. With Grandparents...
  • Cloud Wars: The Battle for Your Cloud Storage Dollars

    Shelly Palmer  The velocity of data is increasing and will always increase. This is a fact of modern life. According to IBM, we create approximately 1.86EB of data every hour of every day. So it is no wonder that annual cloud storage revenue exceeds $60 billion and is trending...
  • La Technologia en nuestras vidas

    Cómo obtener más control sobre los anuncios que recibe online NAPSM Si alguna vez se ha preguntado cómo es posible que un anuncio que ofrece un descuento en una nueva cámara de fotos lo encuentra a usted luego de haber visitado un sitio web que evalúa cámaras o por...
  • Cheap Laptop or Expensive Smartphone – Which Is Right for You?

    Shelly Palmer Should you buy a cheap laptop or an expensive smartphone? Is that even a choice? They’re not interchangeable, are they? Most business professionals and road warriors know that you can do a lot of business on a smartphone, but to do a deck or a report or...
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Review

    Shelly Palmer I’ve had my Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for a few days and I can say without hesitation that this is an awesome device. It’s aesthetically beautiful, it’s fast, it’s powerful, and it’s packed with small improvements that combine to make the Note 9 a best-in-class Android handheld....
  • Apple Is Getting into Original Content, Where Does That Leave Advertisers?

    Shelly Palmer  Apple is now a trillion-dollar company. Better-than-expected iPhone sales have propelled the company to be wealthier than all but the 15 richest companies in the world, and only the second company (following PetroChina, an oil and gas company) to reach that valuation. But wait, there’s one more thing...
  • Can Twitter Be Fixed?

    Shelly Palmer  Twitter had a bad week. Its share price took a huge hit and investors are running for the hills. This should surprise no one. Twitter’s problems are easy to articulate and incredibly hard to fix (or they would have been fixed already). Thinking about how much of...