While there are any number of small business success stories on Facebook and Twitter, there is also a sizeable – if not silent – contingency of firms that find it has been overhyped. More here >
A majority of technology experts and members of the general public believe cloud computing will mostly replace desktop computing by 2020, according to [pdf] the recent “Future of the Internet” study from the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project and Elon University’s Imagining the Internet Center. Check out the overview here.
No one wants to think they’re being watched by Big Brother, and that is exactly how many consumers see behaviorally targeted advertising. According to a recent Zogy poll more than 80% of US consumers believe behaviorally targeting ads is ‘an unfair business practice’. Read the overview of this poll here.