Bringing the website and the blog closer together–Terapad.com – Beyond Blogging. Isn’t a blogging platform just an efficient content management system. (Via Seth’s Blog.)
Sometimes great technology or innovations aren’t invented. Maybe we should consider Dave Winer’s point more closely. If we stop trying to claim inventions all the time and try to promote, evangelize, and create useful user apps would we have better innovations and user experiences? Yes.
Software-as-a-Service has been quietly gaining market share in the enterprise, where control once was the rule. Nowhere has this been more evident than with CRM applications like Salesforce.com declaring, “no software.” So, why should you consider SaaS when you select your sales management solution? Immediate deployment and therefore return Easier for vendors to commit to […]
The Web 2.0 rhetoric is enjoyable to watch and the Web itself makes a perfect voyeuristic petri dish for the show. So, someone (obviously O’Reilly and he has the trademark to prove it) coins the unifying theory of the “new” Web business models, the antidote to the down cycle of the dot.com bust, the panacea […]
My 9 year old is showing an interest in learning to program. I am not sure where to start. I have been poking around, but I am not finding a lot of good starting points. I started with Basic and moved to Pascal. I am sure there are better options now. Any suggestions? UPDATE: I […]
Bingo! Troy has hit it right on the nose. This is something Jeff Bell and I learned and practiced at DeepGreen Bank and emphasized and perfected very early on at Kaleidico. Getting the customer to close a transaction is all about matching their usage patterns to the usuage patterns of the sales person or automated […]
Jeff Bell discusses the use of evolutionary algorithms to create learning systems. Systems that continually adapt and optimize your lead conversion methodologies. This is a radical enhancement to the typical “round robin” allocation of leads or even the static prioritization of leads (i.e., product and service requests). This is very exciting in that is evolves […]