Does baseball’s iBeacon endorsement mean Apple’s devices are a marketing home run?

I remember the first time I was the target of geo-locational marketing through the use of Bluetooth low energy devices. It was in San Francisco, while I was exploring Pier 39 in the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 31st, 2014 Brian Jackson

What tablet screen size is right for you?

By Diana Zelikman, Fueled When Apple first revitalized the tablet PC category with the iPad in April 2010, only 9.7-inch screens were available. Five years later, a plethora of tablets and tablet screen sizes

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 24th, 2014 Fueled

Following the footsteps of the most successful names in tech

Today's successful tech executives share several traits: a passion for their work, a willingness to take risks, an affinity for hard work, and the courage when facing challenges. These five people are tech

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 17th, 2014 Joseph Stark

New York Times CIO: ‘spot trends’ to drive innovation

Data-driven innovation challenges organizations to build not only technical architectures that leverage technologies to gain previously impossible insights into their business and customers, but also to build “trust” of the data to improve

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 14th, 2014 Brian Clendenin

Video: Nomi bringing e-commerce insights into physical stores at Dx3

Last week, we had a chance to tour the Retail Collective, a set of startups and technologies for retailers looking to lure consumers back to physical stores, instead of losing sales to e-commerce

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 12th, 2014 Candice So

Touring the “mobile innovation store”

Last week, we had a chance to take a look at how stores can bring mobile technology into a physical store. The idea is for retailers to give their consumers more of an

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 12th, 2014 Candice So

Can Samsung’s PRO line of tablets disrupt the enterprise PC space?

By Diana Zelikman, Fueled Recently, we at Fueled have noted that Windows 7 and 8 tablets are dominating the enterprise market. Companies like Samsung and Apple generally dominate tablet sales in the consumer market, but

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 11th, 2014 Fueled

Nomi making physical stores ‘clickable’ for retailers and customers

It’s a scenario lots of retailers can understand – after helping a customer in-store, the customer leaves without making a purchase -and there’s no way to know why, or how to change that

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 6th, 2014 Candice So

NComputing oneSpace delivers Windows apps to iPads, Android tablets

Santa Clara. Calif.-based NComputing Inc. announced a new product this week aimed at small and mid-sized businesses that will deliver virtualized Windows applications without the desktop. Unveiled Feb. 25, oneSpace is described as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 28th, 2014 Brian Jackson

There’s an app for that? 5 most pointless apps you could download

Thanks to the rise of smartphone and tablets over the last few years, consumers have been bombarded with millions of different apps. Some of these are sublime and have dramatically improved people's quality

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 26th, 2014 Fueled

Smartphone sales beat out feature phones for first time: Gartner

It’s a sign of the times – smartphones have finally overtaken feature phones in sales, with smartphones representing just over half of the number of mobile phones sold, according to Gartner Inc. In

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 13th, 2014 Candice So

‘Huge’ Sophos SafeGuard Encryption upgrade takes data-first approach

Sophos announced a new version of its Safeguard Encryption suite that it says addresses today's mobile-driven, multi-platform IT environment by taking a data-first approach to encryption. Sophos SafeGuard Encryption version 6.1 is being

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 11th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Microsoft plucks videogame character to compete with Siri

Microsoft Corp. is set to unveil a voice-activated assistant to compete with Apple's Siri when it launches Windows Phone 8.1 later this year, Bloomberg is reporting. Developers attending Microsoft's Build conference in April

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 7th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Canon launches new app bridging mobile and scanning

Canon Canada Inc. has rolled out a new mobile app, giving users the ability to scan a printer job directly into their iPhones and iPads. Available only for Apple iOS for now, the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 6th, 2014 Candice So