What is the Social Customer?

I found the below a really insightful presentation on the social customer. The social customer is not social media but rather understanding customers as social beings. This presentation may help you to understand how younger generations network and interact. [mobileYouth] What is The Social Customer? from Graham Brown (mobileYouth) Insightful stuff and a great presentation,Continue reading “What is the Social Customer?”

Volumes of Data are not the Issue the Filter is – 5by

“All of the biggest technological inventions created by man – the airplane, the automobile, the computer – says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness.” I often visit YouTube and just sit there looking at the screen wondering what to type in the search box, and more often than not I endContinue reading “Volumes of Data are not the Issue the Filter is – 5by”

Removing your head from the sand…..

I often think that the IT world buries itself in its own little world and the analogy goes “If I cannot see them they cannot see me” (Hitchhikers guide to the galaxy quote). But there is so much more to be seen and discovered that relates to IT. We are seeing this more and moreContinue reading “Removing your head from the sand…..”

Twitter’s Blob store and Libcrunch – how it works

You may have read one of my previous posts “Arming the cloud” where I talked about why and how large cloud providers are using commodity hardware with intelligent API’s to┬áseparate┬áthe dumb data and intelligent data to give us a better service. Well in a world of distributed computing and networking you will probably not findContinue reading “Twitter’s Blob store and Libcrunch – how it works”

How we Could be Changing the Habit of Facebook

Let’s roll back to 2004 when Facebook was first launched, back then it was designed as a social media tool for Colleges in the US. Once Facebook started to gather momentum it was only then that people started to realize its potential. Just think of the last website you visited, did it have a “like”Continue reading “How we Could be Changing the Habit of Facebook”