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Apple Watch Doesn’t Fall Far From Kudzu Plant

by Robert Hetu  |  March 16, 2015

The new Apple watch, Apple pay, and the various incarnations of the iPhone are all playing the same game and Apple plays to win. Retailers need to pay attention to...

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What mobile app teams need to know about iOS 8, iPhone 6, and Swift

by Jason Wong  |  November 11, 2014

As the iPhone enters its eighth year of existence, Apple has introduced a combination of hardware and software technologies that they hope will keep them ahead of the mobile market...

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5 Ways to Prepare for Mobile Commerce

by Jennifer Polk  |  October 10, 2014

This week at Gartner Symposium, we revealed  Gartner's Top 10 Strategic Technology Predictions for 2015 and beyond. One of the predictions was, “By 2017, U.S. customers’ mobile engagement behavior will drive...

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Master Innovation by First Getting Good at the Basics

by Jennifer Polk  |  September 11, 2014

This week Apple made several important announcements about the debut of its newest mobile devices, from the Apple Watch that could drive more interest in wearable devices to the next...

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Mobile Privacy and the Cross-Device Conundrum

by Martin Kihn  |  August 29, 2014

Imagine you're starting a journey. You strap into the exit row to enjoy a sweet listen to Miley Cyrus' latest when the flight attendant pokes out your earplugs and says,...

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The true cost of a $2.99 sweater

by Robert Hetu  |  February 7, 2014

I visited a JC Penney store last night to see how the assortment looked post holiday. Since I was there I thought I may find a few casual items to...

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Apple is not a retailer

by Robert Hetu  |  January 8, 2014

Today I saw yet another industry journal touting Apple as one of the “top 5 retailers that matter” with regard to maximizing multichannel strategy. Respectfully I suggest that Apple is...

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Apple’s iOS 7 is a Significant Step Forward

by Neil Macdonald  |  August 14, 2013

From a security perspective, I’ve been keeping a close eye on iOS and Android. From what I’ve seen so far, iOS 7 is a significant step forward. To get deeper...

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Why are vendors in the IT operations management market?

by Cameron Haight  |  July 15, 2013

The other day, my colleague George Spafford emailed a link to me on a 2009 TED Talk by Simon Sinek on “How great leaders inspire action.” Even through the video...

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Next generation console technologies to excite consumers, increase semiconductor content

by Richard Gordon  |  June 24, 2013

These past couple of week have been an exciting time for gadget lovers, RAM sellers and semiconductor analysts. Two major events clash with Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (often home to new...

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