Paris vs. New York. Normally compared in a sort of classical vs. modern debate framed around the mentalities of the people and their respective histories. Those of us lucky enough to spend ample time in both places know that there are differences between the cultures that are inexplicably deep. Sometimes the differences are immediately obvious, [...]
Mobile phones are rapidly altering how we approach everything in our lives. Now, instead of relying on knowledge and information retained in our brains, we have little need to remember anything. All of our contacts are in one place, and if we don’t have a direct phone number or email we have access to them [...]
It is no surprise to anyone who has been using an iPhone for the past months (or years) but pick up a BlackBerry and it feels like an old remote control for the stereo that has been sitting in the garage since 2002. What once used to be a status symbol for business, where mid- [...]
As many outlets have reported, the World Health Organization has determined that cell phones can cause cancer. Some are discussing how this might be a major blow to the exploding mobile industry, as people will all of a sudden stop using their phones. A few are even comparing mobile devices to cigarettes, or other carcinogens. [...]
Bob Greene’s recent article for CNN about static ads in the bottom of the bins at security checkpoints in airports highlights yet another way to reach consumers.