Here are my thoughts on Amazon's initiative to open Brick-and-Mortar Stores as detailed in a recent article by The Fiscal Times. I love Amazon because their breadth of products, services and price points they offer. I especially love Amazon prime. That is one of the services that has kept me loyal because of all the benefits associated with it. I think establishing … [Read more...] about Thoughts on Amazon’s Brick-and-Mortar Stores
The Fox School will be hosting an exciting event next Tuesday, February 23rd in Alter Hall. The Start Up Nation Innovation Fair will take place on Tuesday, February 23rd from 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM. 11:30 - 1:00 StartUp Nation Technology Fair (Alter Hall Lobby) 1:00 - 2:30 Networking Lunch / Panel Discussion (Alter Hall 7th Floor Main Room) 1:30 - 2:30 Career … [Read more...] about Start Up Nation Technology Fair – Tuesday, Feb. 23
This was my response to a class colleagues’ post on credit bureau’s use of social media to determine credit score. Original post: http://digitalmarketing.temple.edu/mis5001/?p=994. I agree with Michael's comment that “past performance does not guarantee future success," however, I understand why credit granting agencies use a snapshot of our financial history to determine … [Read more...] about My thoughts on big data and privacy.
Wow! The future is here. Have you heard of Doctor On Demand (http://www.doctorondemand.com/)? I recently came across the app in the Apple Appstore. I downloaded it and decided to try it out. It took me about 10 minutes to connect to a board certified Medical Doctor who was able to address my medical concerns and send in a prescription to my pharmacy. I didn’t have to … [Read more...] about Doctor On Demand
Do you remember the days of the 8 inch floppy disk? I do. More recently we have used CDs or USB thumb drives to transfer around data from one computer to another. Thank goodness for cloud storage! We no longer have to tote around anything that will take up space or potentially break on us leaving us without our data. Cloud storage is where you store your data on an … [Read more...] about From the 8 inch floppy disk to Cloud Storage