Category: ‘Technology’

Amazon Launches New Social Platform Spark to Help Customers Connect to Businesses

Amazon strikes again with yet another software component, Spark. Spark is an innovative social media platform to connect buyers with similar interest to products they may find interesting. Yes, Amazon is forever changing and innovating their platform. At first glimpse, the appearance of the “feed” looks pretty much like a mix of Facebook, Instagram, and […] Read more

Email Marketing for Nonprofits: Affordable Business Tools

As a nonprofit, it’s just as important to get your information to the masses as any other business. In fact, it might be even more important. Requiring donations, word-of-mouth and volunteers who are willing and able to stay successful, nonprofits stay afloat by reaching as many people as they can. However, it’s also a task […] Read more

Stop. It’s Hammer-time.js.

The MC Hammer classic “Can’t Touch This” is echoing in my mind. Why? Because of this totally rad touch gesture support called Hammer.js. Developed entirely by volunteer contributors, Hammer.js can support general touch gestures and be modified for custom ones. Touch gesture is a way of describing how a person interacts with the screen on […] Read more

What’s the Best e-Commerce Store? BigCommerce vs. Shopify vs. Magento

If you’re in the retail business, chances are you’ve at least considered moving your goods online (if you haven’t done so already). Today, with all the ease of clicking and buying from one’s own home, it’s no surprise that online sales have seen incredibly high rates of growth in the past few years – with […] Read more

Deciding on Technology: The Flash and HTML5 Argument

As we move closer into the Interactive Product Market, I find myself in many conversations about the best tools. The biggest argument that bubbles up is the separation of Flash and every other product that tries to be Flash. As a Flash Designer and Developer for 5 years and several major projects under my belt, […] Read more