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The End Is Near…

Looking back to when this wild journey began, I can’t help but to look back and remember all the “green” minds nervously awaiting their plunge into the world of social media and blogging. With no clear direction, other than the proposed topic that was up for discussion, I remember thinking how the heck we were […]

Sneaky Transactions

It’s without question, that as technology continues to advance, payment methods and solutions are sure to follow. However, the latest buzz surrounding the volatility of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, has consumers and industry analyst scratching their heads. Just six months ago, Bitcoin had a high of nearly 19,283, but with a 59% value drop, […]

It’s Cool To Be Boring

No, really…what’s not to like about Elon Musk and all of his radical projects and ideas? We were all glued to the Internet to witness SpaceX not only launch a car into orbit, but also salvage 2 out of its 3 booster rockets safely. That said, many companies are pushing the boundaries to not only […]

Too Smart For Comfort?

It’s tough to state that the glory days of traditional watches are now in the rear-view mirror, but that’s exactly it. Wearable technology is now a thing. And while we cannot discredit the amount of success and innovation that legacy brands like Rolex, TAG Heuer and others have provided, these manufacturers are nervously waiting for […]


Unless your phone weighs in at about 5 pounds, uses a 3ft. retractable antenna complete with a monochrome screen and 11 “D” batteries, odds are you and your mobile phone are “tight.” We see it every day…whether you’re in the office, school, driving, or on a date, mobile devices have embedded themselves into everyday life, […]

Privacy: A Digital & Physical Convergence

The Internet has unequivocally changed life as we know it. Long gone are the days of card catalogs, almanacs, and typewriters. The rapid change in technology has enabled us to stay “connected” and make decisions within seconds right from the palm of our hands. The Internet has provided consumers a convenience, that today, is still […]

To The Wolves…

Growing up in the 80’s, my world revolved around G.I. Joes, comic books, and the ever so timeless, Nintendo gaming system. 34 years later, the digital transformations that have captivated the masses have become the focal point of everyday business. So, what happened with all that time in between? “Where’s your modem?” “The Twittersphere’s erupting.” […]

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