Whether or not you have spent the month of June #believingthatwewillwin, you can’t deny the power that the World Cup has to unite us all. Like the Olympics, every four years we get a chance to wear our patriotism on our sleeve for an event that isn’t about politics (usually) or violence (for the most part), but rather just about trying to win for the sake of winning. Four years ago when the U.S. Men’s National Team headed to South […] Read More
If you are not caught up to the ongoing saga that is Net Neutrality, here is a crash course:
In 2002, the FCC passed a regulation allowing cable internet providers to place restrictions on connection speeds of competing web properties. What followed was eight years of litigation and battles from both service providers and content producers that resulted in a major decision in late 2010. That decision, known as the Open Internet Order, which ensured that the internet would […] Read More
How many times have you met someone and within 10 seconds you’ve already forgotten their name? Well, (unless you’re lying) the answer is “more than a few”. The good news for you is that you are not just a jerk, you’re actually undergoing a very important psychological occurrence known as the Ebbinghaus Effect.
When we are presented with a new situation, our brains try to process every detail about what is going on. The reason we can’t remember someone’s […] Read More
The Uphill Climb That is App Searching
While the world continues to go to war over whether apps or mobile websites will win the mobile space, a select few smart mobile minds have risen above and understand that both have their place. The next step then for content providers who recognize the importance of both platforms, is to become more sophisticated in the way we connect the two, particularly in how we handle app searching.
For the past decade, we […] Read More
Last week, the folks at Firefox debuted early screenshots of their upcoming Firefox 2.0 mobile operating system. The design is sleek, modern and looks far more useable than Firefox’s current OS. The only problem—it looks exactly like Apple’s iOS 7.
While it would be easy to sit back and throw stones at the Mozilla crew for biting at Apple’s ankles, the truth of the matter is we see this all the time. First it was the world trying to […] Read More