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Place is a Tag: How Your Phone Should Work

Alchemy of Change

Get ready for the geo-tag - and a revolution in the way you use your phone to search the places around you! Diigo geo-tag geoloqi Google Google Maps GPS iPhone local meridian search semantic Wikipedia Windows PhoneContextual Computing Local Android crowd-source

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Phone alone 2

Endless Knots

Same phone. Phone ends up in water. My advice to do the same came from an offspring whose phone suffered the same fate last year.

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Windows Phone (2011)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft released initial details of forthcoming changes with the next release of Windows Phone , due later in 2011. Internet Explorer 9.

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Pick Up the Phone - Richard Branson

Michael Sampson - Currents

The quality of business communications has become poorer in recent years as people avoid phone calls and face-to-face meetings, I can only assume, in some misguided quest for efficiency," Branson says. From: 18 Tips for Success from Richard Branson. Being Collaborative Being Effective

Android - 1st, Windows Phone - 2nd, iPhone - 3rd (IDC, for 2015)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IDC gives its forecast about the state of mobile device rankings in 2015 , with Windows Phone projected to rise from the dead: " Last year, Android took second place in 2010. Up until the launch of Windows Phone 7 last year, Microsoft has steadily lost market share. Where does that leave the rest of the market in 2015? My Comments.

Email and IM Issues Solved by a Phone Call - Plantronics

Michael Sampson - Currents

Picking up the phone and calling them gets the issue resolved immediately. For more, see Richard Kenny's presentation - Simply Smarter Office.

Windows 8 with Live Tiles - From Phone to the Desktop

Michael Sampson - Currents

One of the key ideas is the coherence of the interface across multiple devices - from phones, to tablets, to laptops, to desktops. Fun - maybe.

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G-Shock Watch with Phone Integration #gshock #iphone

Michael Sampson - Currents

Casio announced (but hasn't yet released) a new watch that integrates with a phone via Bluetooth : " Your watch can vibrate when you get a call, text or e-mail and show the person’s name, even if your phone is in your purse or briefcase. The G-Shock can help you find a phone lost in your sofa by making it chirp loudly.

Mountain Lion More Phone-Like: Simplicity, Security, Syncing

Michael Sampson - Currents

Pete outlines three advantages of desktop computers becoming more phone like , with the first being simplicity. He notes the downside too: " The main reason Apple wants to make Macs work like the iPhone and iPad is simple. Or rather, simplicity. The downside of simplicity? Read more: CNN. Miscellaneous

Matzoh Balls by phone

Endless Knots

I remember standing by the kitchen table, talking on the phone with my mother, reaching for a scrap of paper, and taking down the recipe.

How many times a day do you reach for your phone? #thiswackyworld

Endless Knots

Photo from Zazzle -- it's actually a phone case. 90% people, 10% technology Cell phones Internet/web Technology The answer.

Will Mobile Devices Usher in a Renaissance in Local News?

Alchemy of Change

The catalyst for this series was the announcement in May that Google News was rolling out “ news near you&# for your phone.

Take that, Gladwell: Vinegar, onions, social networks, and soccer nuts a revolution do make

Endless Knots

90% people, 10% technology Cell phones Egypt Facebook Social networking Twitter" Excellent, detailed, and insightful reporting lays out the sequence by which, the online subhead reads*: "Two-year collaboration of dissidents gave birth to a new force — a pan-Arab youth movement dedicated to spreading democracy in a region without it."

Shopping Surge with Mobile Phone Users

Portals and KM

A study by Retrevo found that 59% of people said they found the shopping information they were looking for, when using a mobile phone while only 8% of people said they did not intend to shop from their mobile phone. However, there is still a strong resistance to ads on mobile phones. Well there is another surge - shopping.

phone spam

Engineers without Fears

It's the phone carriers who are driving me up the wall. I was told by their customer service people that they cannot stop premium SMS being sent to my phone. phone spam customer dissatisfactionI have recently been the victim of Premium SMS Spam. Now I don't blame the SMS spammers. I believe the other carriers aren't much better.

What’s the ROI of the phone?

Community Guy

My genius business partner, Sean O’Driscoll talks about social, ROI, and other genius points. This one is well worth the watch.

China Pilots Major Web TV Phone Convergence

Portals and KM

China launched a major pilot project in 12 cities nationwide this July to help converge the telecommunications, Internet and broadcast networks. Cities chosen for the pilot project include Beijing, Shanghai, Dalian, Hangzhou, Shenzhen and Wuhan. In China, the move to bring the three sectors together has been considered for more than a decade.

Microsoft: Our Phone is Faster Than Yours

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft is trying to win the hearts and minds of people who are on non-Microsoft mobile devices. In the above, they demonstrate speed benefits.

cell phone ring tone

Engineers without Fears

My cell phone number while in the US is +1-202-560-4885. cell phoneFeel free to ring or txt if ya wanna.

Is Rupert Murdoch really responsible for phone hacking?

Governance in a Networked World

given this global trend, isn't Murdoch's claim to not being responsible for phone hacking therefore defensible? This is the question I put to Larry Prusak the knowledge management Guru and best selling author, while he was presenting to us on "Organisational Judgement" (his next book) at a dinner at Sydney University on Monday night.

Culture and technology: grandma on the phone

Joitske Hulsebosch

But on the phone, it was impossible for her to speak dialect and she would resort to 'correct' Dutch.

Technology: a multi-tasking mobile phone

Joitske Hulsebosch

The multi-task mobile phone (forwarded by Annemiek van Schie

Swarms 101: Introduction to swarming by computer and phone

The Bumble Bee

Swarmteams enables groups to be more responsive and agile by fully integrating their mobile phones and the web with bioteam working techniques.

TV Moving Closer to Mobile Phones and the Web

Portals and KM

I recently asked, Will Phones, TV, Music Player, and Computers Really Converge ? Information Week ran an article, Comcast Pushing TV To Phones , that addresses part of this question. This would also be open to cell phones via a mobile browser, or potentially as applications on devices like iPhone or BlackBerry smartphones.

Turning a digital adoption report into a game of phones, tablets, TVs – and maybe computers

Social Reporter

Just look at the newspaper inserts detailing 500 must-have apps for phones and tablets, under those headings. Summary: the impact of reports and campaigns urging digital adoption may be limited because people’s needs and interests are different. A game about online activities could provide insights into how to personalise. Web browsing.

Will the OLW Brookline driver in the red SUV.

Endless Knots

please get off the blasted phone? Cell phonesYou almost caused a horrible accident. What happened: I was running a few minutes late for a doctor's appointment. Actually, I wasn't sure whether I was late or not because I couldn't remember.

Don't Answer Your Phone! - on The Smarter Office

Michael Sampson - Currents

Over on The Smarter Office blog , I talk about not answering your phone when you're already in a meeting: " Perhaps I’ve had it too good, but the most annoying words to hear when getting someone on the phone are “I can’t talk. And then the phone rings. ". Read more: Don't Answer Your Phone! I’m in a meeting.”

The Truth Machine: The Lie Detector in Your Next Pair of Glasses

Alchemy of Change

Eulerian Video Magnification is a new video processing technology that could soon turn your phone - or even your glasses - into a lie detector.

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Culture: on changing mobile phone cultures

Joitske Hulsebosch

I sympathised with her because I seem to do the same thing according to my husband; talking too loud in a phone). But after some time, the phones of the two men also started ringing and they engaged in a -longish- conversation as well :). Yesterday in the train, a girl was talking loudly to a friend using her mobile.

Smart Phones: What Comes Next

How to Save the World

BLOG Smart Phones: What Comes Next. The calories expended on the walk are also automatically registered and logged to her exercise program.

Technology: using mobile phone sms-services to blog

Joitske Hulsebosch

I tried blogging from Ghana (Accra in the picture) using my Ghanaian Areeba sms service from my mobile phone. but which is said to be costly).

"Computers, eReaders, and cell phones don’t grow on trees"

Endless Knots

How green is your eReader/Kindle/iPad (not that anyone has one yet)? Common sense suggests that digital-anything is greener than the analog device it's replacing. " Which is Greener: Paper or Digital? Until recently, there was little, if any, voluntary disclosure of the lifecycle ‘backstory’ of digital media.”.

Uploading to Youtube - it's a snap (ha!)

Endless Knots

Cell phones TechnologyHere's the situation. I have an iPhone. Its software is updated, current. I took a video with my iPhone. I have a youtube account for uploads. I've done this before. But when I attempted (multiple times) to upload a very.

How to make short videos with your mobile phone

Joitske Hulsebosch

received a question some time ago about: Do you know of teaching materials about making short videos with your mobile phone? Blogging questions and answers.I Videoblogging yahoo group. The group has a very good wiki on videoblogging.

When Online Video Consumption Moves to Exabytes in 8 Years: Will Phones, TV, Music Player, and Computers Really Converge?

Portals and KM

Next, in 2008, the launch of the 3G iPhone brought the high-speed internet to the mobile phone and my iPhone. Now they predict that by 2017 with the promise of 4G, the mobile phone could deliver things like live streaming HDTV. Good thing I got my iPhone. Of course, I learned about this on Twitter. Coda, the U.K.-based

Green Chameleon » The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool In KM, one of the reasons we say why we need to capture and share knowledge is that it could walk out the door. A simple phone call to the individual’s mobile phone is all it takes.

The 1-minute guide to the mobile classroom

e-Moderation Station

Let students talk about their mobile phones, and what they use them for. For example, give students a short dictation to take on their phones.

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No Laptop Onboard. Now What?

Michael Sampson - Currents

You’ll have to ensure it’s foldable though, otherwise it will be bigger than a mobile phone. Get a Larger Mobile Phone.

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Changing with technology: the example of collaborating with slack

Joitske Hulsebosch

Apparently you can not easily change your default phrase which which you start a phone conversation. driven by new technologies.

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Social Media Online Courses and Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

especially for non-Americans, those without an US phone). Shares My online courses are on Udemy – please scroll down to “teaching” – to join the 3000+ social media students undertaking my courses! How to Automate, Autoschedule and AutoFollow on Social Media : . Work around challenges of automating Google Plus. Shares.

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