One of the buzz apps I discovered at South By Southwest last month was Hashable. What's Hashable? The official description is: Hashable is the ultimate networking app. Exchange business cards, make easy intros and ‘check-in’ with people to track meetings and calls. Since it … [Read more...] about Hashable: #coolnetworkingtool?
A wild week here in Austin at the 25th Annual South by Southwest (SXSW). My first 'South by' was in 1990 when I was still in the music biz and the 5 day festival was all about the music. In the ensuing years, film and now interactive have been included stretching the entire … [Read more...] about SXSW: Geeks, Stars, Bars & Guitars
In the summer of 1995, I visited Japan for the first time as the tour manager for former Deep Purple/Black Sabbath singer, Glenn Hughes. We attended a dinner meeting at Trader Vics in Tokyo's New Otani Hotel. Also at the meeting were Toru Hashimoto, the president of our Japanese … [Read more...] about How a Baseball Cap Helped Dominate Japan
Tweet Attacks is an interesting and unusual piece of software. In the hands of a 'white hat' social media user, it's the best software on the market for building a targeted following on Twitter. In the hands of a 'black hat' type, it's a spam tool.Have you seen tweets show up … [Read more...] about Tweet Attacks Review: Twitter Auto-Follow Software
While spending the Thanksgiving holiday in Houston with family, I got an email from Apple announcing their Black Friday sale featuring a rare discount plus free shipping for the iPad. I was weighing the convenience of ordering online vs. dealing with the biggest crowd of the year … [Read more...] about Business Lessons From The Apple Store