Computer & Electronics

Partners For Incentives Unveils New Web Platform
October 23, 2018 at 1:56 pm

Partners For Incentives, Cleveland, announced the arrival of its new web platform, which has been updated to be mobile responsive. Responsive web design (RWD) has become more important as the amount of mobile traffic now accounts for more than half of total internet traffic. "Our commitment to RWD allows us to create beautiful websites that…

A Crash Course on Power Banks
October 19, 2018 at 10:03 am

The lithium ion batteries in smartphones have become a sore subject. Each generation of smartphones are equipped with more incredible features that make us even more reliant on our smartphones. What we once used to just communicate with family and friends has become our camera, photo album, GPS, wallet, fitness tracker and so much more.…

Cut Cables with Qi Charging
October 17, 2018 at 1:33 pm

Since Apple’s 2017 release of the iPhone 8 and iPhone X as their first Qi-compatible devices, it’s become the standard wireless charging method, allowing more companies to install Qi chargers for public use. Today you’ll find Qi chargers installed at select Starbucks and McDonald’s locations, airports and hotels around the world, at Facebook headquarters, built…

Get A (Phone) Grip
October 16, 2018 at 1:37 pm

Phone grips are for anyone who owns a smartphone, and right now there are more than 264 million smartphone users in the United States alone. A grip enables smartphone users to capture the perfect selfie without fear of dropping their phone, prop up their phone to video chat the family hands-free, and catch a Pokémon…

Rise in Mobile Tech
October 15, 2018 at 1:15 pm

Today there are more than 264 million smartphone users in the United States. All of those smartphone users collectively look at their phones 12 billion times a day. Each individual will tap, swipe and click their smartphone an average of 2,617 times a day. Whether communicating with family and friends, responding to an urgent matter…

Steak-umm Is Weirdly Teaching Businesses How to Do Social Media
September 28, 2018 at 1:07 pm

"Why are so many young people flocking to brands on social media for love, guidance, and attention? I'll tell you why. They're isolated from real communities, working service jobs they hate while barely making ends meat, and are living [with] unchecked personal/mental health problems." What does that quote sound like to you? Does it sound…

Recalled Promotional Fitness Trackers Might Have Come Through Alibaba
September 26, 2018 at 2:02 pm

The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that Provata Health Inc., a subsidiary of the StayWell Company, is recalling a promotional fitness tracker it distributed from August 2017 to July 2018. The firm received 13 reports of the tracker overheating during use and while charging, posing a fire/burn hazard. Three of the reports included burns to…

iClick's Taek Sung on PopSockets, Content Marketing and the Unexpected Pitfalls of 275% Growth
September 18, 2018 at 10:03 am

Taek Sung, senior vice president of sales and marketing for iClick, joined the show to talk about PopSockets, content marketing and the unexpected speed bumps that accompany 275 percent year-over-year growth. (Such as: Do you have enough parking spaces? What about bathrooms?) Plus, Sean and Brendan discuss Colorado Timberline's sudden closing due to a ransomware attack...