Monday, August 29, 2011

Women in technology worth following on Twitter

Check out as there are several individuals that might be of interest to follow on Twitter.

Good developer compensation post

This post regarding developer compensation at Stack Overflow is a great read.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Social Media Tools and Crime

It was inevitable that social media tools would be used for spurious activity It just shows h0w we are still in the infancy of technology based interaction for the masses. I'm sure we'll see more and more tools for the law enforcement perspective as well.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Glimpse of what technology will do when we move beyond the mouse/keyboard

This interesting article on utilization of Microsoft Kinect in healthcare provides a glimpse of the future. Once we move beyond the mouse and keyboard the possibilities are encouraging.

Microsoft Senior Marketing Manager-Digital Events

Check out for the details.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Would you use a webcam credit card reader, either as a consumer or a vendor?

Jumio has released Netswipe, a technology that allows a standard webcam to be a secure credit card reader. Would you use it instead of typing in your credit card number for an online purchase?

How much has your snail mail dropped in the past 5 years?

The post office closures come as no surprise. I only get mail maybe 4 of 6 days now and most of it is junk mail.

Medical devices build into your car???

While this is feasible, it somehow strikes me as strange that one would want to incorporate medical sensing devices into your car like the EKG monitor built into a steering wheel as discussed in this article

Good article on web and business tools startups use

This article gives an interesting and informative perspective on what tools startups are using