Technology

August 8, 2013
Holy Bible

Inside & Outside YouVersion’s Signature Bible App

Apps give us insight into the human condition. Case in point, a Bible app by YouVersion that now boasts 100 million users. That means nearly 66,000 tablet and smartphone owners are accessing YouVersion’s Bible every 1.3 seconds. This wireless “flock” translates into corporate clout. The app could make its designers […]
May 16, 2013
Facebook or Bookface?

Third Way

Someone always has to come in second place. In competive markets, the number 2 can be highly indicative. Is the contender threatening to overtake the incumbent? Or does the leading brand seem to possess an unassailable advantage? The swirl of speculation surrounding Facebook, the most popular social media site, is […]
May 12, 2013
Big Data in Chicago

Dream Jobs & Big Data

Talk about a cool job – managing your city’s data! It would be even better if the city was a metropolitan hub like Chicago. The Economist recently sneaked a peek at how its chief information officer stays busy. The really interesting aspect of the job is what happens when it’s […]
January 17, 2013
Food Waste

Saving Food, Making Money

A recent report on the BBC by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers stating that, “half of the world’s food is thrown away” has inspired many heated responses from retail and governmental sectors alike. Is it true? From the volume of voices now in the debate, the exact statistics don’t really […]