Category Archives: Anytime Access

en•a•ble – what CLOUD computing (SAAS) does for business

Enable is my “one word” description of computing as we enter 2014.  A simple 6 letter word that means “to supply one with the means, knowledge, or opportunity; to make able.” it does NOT MEAN force or mandate it does … Continue reading

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Wisdom of Ben Franklin – giving Google DRIVE enhanced privacy & security

Benjamin Franklin a wise “Founding Father of The US”, was also a renowned scientist and inventor.  Maybe a “severe electrical shock” during his discoveries about electricity inspired the saying “… an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” accredited … Continue reading

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Google bridges another Chasm – that of LEGACY email and CLOUD storage

Cloud computing (SAAS in particular) is taking off like wildfire, now considered to be in the “hockey stick” portion of a growth curve. Yet adoption of such change happens more as evolution than revolution.  Until something happens which naturally enables … Continue reading

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Google is a Bank and (g)DRIVE is the ATM

Not far fetched, Money and Data are very similar.  Both are assets whose value can fluctuate, both need to be protected, tracked and managed, collected and distributed and each play critical roles in commerce transactions. One significant difference is the … Continue reading

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Google Apps “Ecosystem” – 47 Stats about it

Google Apps has achieved the ripe old age of 7.  Brought to life in August 2006, the original offering had 4 basic services – gMail, gCalendar, Docs and PageMaker.  To express how fast and how much Google Apps has expanded … Continue reading

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Google Shared Docs – can now live in “both Worlds”

Email remains a mainstream method of electronic communication, a key feature being ability to send an “email attachment (file)” to virtually any other email address. But the ways of sharing are changing. Cloud computing is allowing direct “File Sharing” between … Continue reading

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DENVER demonstrates serious Tech Entrepreneur Muscle

In the recent 30 days Denver’s Tech scene demonstrated its PRESENCE in the tech world in a very public way.  Four events (below) highlighted different aspects, ranging from award presentations to Tech Hub network announcements with the common thread of … Continue reading

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Legal – Compelling Reason To Use “Google Apps FOR BUSINESS” vs “Google Apps”

Enterprise level companies are often aware of elements of law that SMB (Small Medium Business) aren’t, because historically they have more varied exposure. However, today SMB (Small Medium Businesses) have nearly the same legal exposures large firms do. At one … Continue reading

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piezoelectricity — Charging cell phones via sound?

It always amazes me how devices that appear “seemingly simple” on the outside – are result of some very complex science and technology.  Apple/iPhone and the many Android phones are prime examples.  Deceptively simple looking and light-weight rectangles made up … Continue reading

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Just Ask – before you fill in that requested private data…

Bob Siegel is a privacy expert, and like us also a typical consumer. A recent experience he had when looking for a new doctor highlights why it is reasonable (and prudent) to question vendor inquires for personal data. There are … Continue reading

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