Archive | July, 2011

Retailers meet the future: while apps loom, SEO reigns

Retailers have been scratching their heads wondering what the brouhaha is about  smart phone apps. Scratch no longer. Google Wallet and American Express/Foursquare have taken the lead and are showing retailers what it looks like to link automatic discounts with real life items. Google Wallet, announced May 26, is a partnership between Citi, MasterCard, First […]

It’s Google+ week.

Let the games begin! The big news this week was Google’s June 28 announcement of its new Google+ social network that include “circles” of friends and bunches of other features. My tweetdeck is getting throttled on the search term “Google” and it looks like revolution in Egypt! But no, it’s yet another revolution in Internet […]