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The Unique role of the Service Provider with a SmartHome

  As last week's blog described, a SmartHome is a complicated place today.  A service provider could tie all of these different...

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The SmartHome, The Service Provider, and Connectivity

The SmartHome market is important for consumers for many reasons - energy savings, additional security and improved quality of life to name...

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Part 3 of Pros and Cons of Hosted vs. CPE Phone Systems

In part 2 of this series I discussed price. Now let’s wrap up this series and talk about Unified Communications, features and...

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How to Prepare for The Future of Work

The future of work continues to change and the predictions of mass joblessness as a result of AI and robotic automation have...

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Pros and Cons of Hosted vs. On Premise Phone Systems (Part 2)

In Part 1 we discussed some of the considerations that would affect a cloud vs on-premise solution. Now I’d like to start...

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Pros and Cons of Hosted vs. On Premise Phone Systems

Purchasing communications infrastructure equipment for your business, whether it’s data routers, SBCs or phone communication systems is difficult.  There are many vendor...

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Making Sense of Blockchain and Nothing Can Be Hidden in it?

The Bitfury Group and First Block Capital, on January 11, 2018, announced they had invested in Emercoin and would support the ground-breaking...

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Unicorn Awareness 8 of 149: Fanle

June 25, 2016

Unicorn Awareness 7 of 149: ForeScout

June 24, 2016

Unicorn Awareness 6 of 149: SMS Assist

June 12, 2016

Unicorn Awareness 5 of 149 (gain of 2 (again)): Cylance

June 9, 2016

Unicorn Awareness 4 of 147: Zoox

June 5, 2016

Proxim Announces FCC Mandated Hardware Updates

June 2, 2016

Ken Brioagh and I debated whether this was news or not.  In effect, I lost so I am covering the information here.  See below for the announcement by Proxim Wireless.  To me this is like a car recall, so I count it as news.  

All Hands on Deck with Roger Von Oech

June 2, 2016

Unicorn Awareness 3 of 147 (gain of 2): WeWork

May 28, 2016

NONE TO S.W.I.F.T.

May 22, 2016

Unicorn Awareness 2 of 145: Kik Interactive

May 19, 2016