What’s the Name for That?

You’ve noticed the 3-bar icon in your mobile apps. It’s also showing up on desktop websites. Click on it to get the menu. Okay, but what’s it called? I thought it was a menu icon (the three bars show menus). Then someone said “click the...

The Cloud Becomes the Fog…

Okay, so you know about “cloud computing”. What’s next? Fog computing. Really. A new concept here at Cisco. If cloud covers big systems and massive storage, then fog is for the small systems in local networks, such as a bunch of wifi routers, a few...

The End of Business Sites in Google?

In the last few months, Google has moved ahead with blocking more SEO tactics. They banned guest blogging (you pay a company to post comments in blogs), aggressive backlinks, and much of SEO based on keywords. The purpose of these tactics was of course to get...

What’s Up with Twitter?

I’ve been in many discussions about Twitter. Here’s what I see. The Company: The origins of Twitter and how the company arose will be a dark Hollywood movie some day. Betrayal, lies, backstabbing, and so on was described in the book “The Hatching of...