Archive | March, 2011



NFC Mobile Payment Solution in Action

Everybody is wondering how NFC is going to work. Check it out in action!


Google Says Bye Bye to QR CODES Support

In what I consider a surprising move, Google says them and QR codes are getting a divorce. The announcement was in conjunction with the fact that QR codes went missing from their Google Places page.  Was it a bug? Apparently not. Google mentioned in a statement yesterday the following words. “Users will no longer find [...]


Another Payment Option for Businesses – Intuit’s Payment Network

If you are like me, you may be tired of accepting paypal payments and subsequently getting hit for paypal fees. So, in the constant search of keeping more of my money in my pockets. Intuit PaymentNetwork is a new and affordable way to send and receive payments over the Internet. Designed for individuals and small [...]


iPad2 vs Motorola Xoom: Motorola Side

Ok so this is a little skewed but I will say that Motorola makes some good points except the one that compares the Honeycomb OS and iOS 4.3. I give Apple the edge there but look at the other items.


BlackBerry Playbook Pre-Order Available NOW from Best Buy and Staples

April 19th. This is a great after tax season present to myself. This is such good news to wake up too. I’m so glad that I didn’t make any other tablet purchases up to this point beyond my first iPad. The BlackBerry Playbook finally looks like it’s ready to come out.  And, to be honest, [...]


Japan Tsunami View From Inside a Car


2011 Most Influential Restaurant Brands

Check out the social landscape of restaurants. Socialcoco wanted to determine the top 200 restaurants involved in social media and customer interaction. Check out the results in this graph.


Top Three Tablets – 3. Verizon Wireless Samsung Tab

Now that you have had time to play with or buy a Tablet, you may be wondering about your decision. Are you happy with your Motorola Xoom or iPad 2 or Samsung Galaxy Tab? I have played with them all and I want to share my thoughts on them right here. As far as my [...]


Some Pics of the Tsunami in Japan

These pictures just got me. Prayers to all the people in Japan.


Motorola Xoom Update Coming March 18

Verizon Wireless has begun pushing a software update for the Motorola XOOM today. Enhancements include clock adjustments for daylight saving time and support for Adobe Flash Player 10.2 which will be available for download via Android Market on March 18. You can visit www.verizonwireless.com/xoomsupport for more information about this update.