Mobile

  • The Interconnectedness of the Mobile App Ecosystem:

    By Justin on January 23, 2015
    For every major category and interest, you can beat there’s a mobile app built around it or to service it. According to Nielsen, the average user engages with north of 25 different apps per month, spending over an entire day’s worth of time crushing candies, booking Ubers, posting Instagrams and Snapchatting selfies. While usage continues to rise and apps evolve […]
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  • A Guide To A Mobile-Oriented New Year’s Resolution

    By Justin on January 10, 2015
    The digital health evolution will come in many forms over the next several years from new wearable technology to ingestible sensors that will help alter how we keep track of our own health. Some of these practices will take longer to develop than others, which leads us to some mobile applications that are presently helping folks make smarter, healthier decisions […]
  • What to Expect from Uber in 2015

    By Justin on January 8, 2015
    2014 was a year to remember for the Global Technology Platform, Uber. From a continued period of massive growth, both in terms of locations served and total users, to astronomical valuations, the company consistently turned heads. Uber also has its fair share of growing pains: multiple regulatory violations, amongst topics far more serious.
  • Next Steps for Digital Health

    By Justin on January 5, 2015
    During the last few days of December, Ginger.io, a mobile health analytics startup announced a new round of funding totaling $20 million. What’s more impressive than the fresh new capital is the potential that this group of MIT scientists and engineers brings to the world of big data trends in healthcare. For those that aren’t as familiar with Ginger.io, the […]
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  • What is Snapchat’s Business Model?

    By Justin on January 2, 2015
    Nearly a year ago, Snapchat reportedly declined an acquisition offer from Facebook that was north of $3 billion. Fast forward to the waning hours of 2014 and you can see why: a recent SEC filing shows the photo-sharing service raising a fresh new round of funds, valuing the company north of $10 billion. So what might we see in 2015?
  • Top Technology Trends of 2015:

    By Justin on January 1, 2015
    The Consumer Electronics Show (commonly known as CES) is a large jolt back for the tech industry after an eggnog-induced slumber that finished off 2014. This four day event will highlight new innovations across a myriad of categories: Communications, Gaming, Robotics, and Wearables, just to name a few. There will be north of 3,500 exhibitors showcasing 20,000+ product announcements for more than 40,000 attendees. It’s a frenzied four days to say the least.