Google Related Serves Up Recommendations While You Surf

Albanesius, Chloe, PCMag.com, “Google Related Serves Up Recommendations While You Surf.” http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2391250,00.asp. Posted  8/17/11. Retrieved 8/22/11. — Search engines like Google are a good way to find a lot of information about a particular topic, but what about when you’re just perusing one Web site? A new tool from the search giant, dubbed Google Related, will provide […]

What is Really Behind the “Customer Involvement” Movement?

Christ, Paul, KnowThis.com, “What is Really Behind the “Customer Involvement” Movement?” http://www.knowthis.com/blog/postings/what-is-really-behind-the-qcustomer-involvementq-movement/. Posted  8/4/11. Retrieved 8/11/11. — As a follow-up to our last post that suggested how some retailers are rethinking customer self-service options, it seems appropriate to take a look at the self-service concept in greater detail.   In some ways, self-service marketing is born out of the “customer […]

Not Only Do iCloud Web Apps Exist, They’re Beautiful

Siegler, MG, Techcrunch.com, “Not Only Do iCloud Web Apps Exist, They’re Beautiful” http://techcrunch.com/2011/08/01/apple-icloud-dot-com-web-apps/. Posted  8/1/11. Retrieved 8/2/11. — Perhaps you recall that back in June, there was some confusion as to whether or not there would be web apps for Apple’s upcoming iCloud suite of products. While we maintained from the beginning thatwe had heard that there […]

10 Big Businesses That Started in a Garage

Teo, Steven, Entrepreneurship, “10 Big Businesses That Started in a Garage” http://getentrepreneurial.com/archives/10-big-businesses-that-started-in-a-garage/. Posted July 3rd, 2011. Retrieved July, 25th, 2011. — Every big business had to start out somewhere, right? Some have come from more humble beginnings than others, launching with no more than some basic equipment, a couple employees, a garage space and a big idea. […]

Ten Serious Apps for Small Business

Lynn, Samara, PCMag.com, “Ten Serious Apps for Small Business ” http://www.pcmag.com/slideshow/story/266878/ten-serious-apps-for-small-business. Posted  date unknown. Retrieved July, 19th, 2011. — With the technology shift to cloud and mobile computing, small businesses have never had so many affordable, feature-rich and scalable business applications at their disposal. We’ve picked ten of the best, apps ranging from sophisticated billing/accounting systems to lightweight web publishing. […]