Tony Fadell is stepping down as head of Nest Labs, the smart-home gadget maker that he sold to Google several years ago.
This issue is addressed in the video above as it relates to NPR. The bottom line is that great talk radio content now gets turned into podcast episodes, and consumers love it. I love being able to go to the ESPN radio app for example and listen to shows on my own time, and the shows are also broken down by topic so I can ignore topics that bore me (like the NHL) and focus on topics I like.
Give Mark Zuckerberg credit – he realized Facebook was behind when it came to mobile and he forced his company to adapt quickly. It’s reminiscent of Bill Gates coming to terms with the web back in the 90s.
When Ev Williams launched Medium, we had high expectations give his track record with Blogger and Twitter. The video above has a great interview of Williams by Kevin Rose as they discuss the path he took to Silicon Valley and entrepreneurship.
These days, everyone does everything on their smart phone. People are always on the lookout for an application that will boost their productivity and save them time. Whether it is an executive who runs his or her business from the road or a busy student checking to see when the next streetcar is coming by, apps are simply a part of everyday life.
If you’re going to invest the time and effort into designing your own app, it pays to partner with a mobile app design company that will take care of your entire project from start to finish. Don’t trust just any fly-by-night freelancer working in her spare time to bring your labor of love to life; if you’re going to pour blood, sweat, and tears into the conceptual stages of your app, why use an inferior mobile apps development company to develop your new iPhone application? From goal definition, to the sketching stage to research; from wireframing and storyboarding to backend definition; and finally from skinning to testing to launching — there is no denying that the app creation process is complex and fraught with potential for complication or failure. This is precisely why it is important to hire a professional mobile developer who is specialized in app design and development, and who will build a custom app custom tailored to your business and your goals. If you take a look at the research below, you’ll note that iPhone sales worldwide have increased 10,000% in the last seven years. That is an incredible number, and the numbers don’t seem to be abating. This limitless potential for growth and profitability makes your choice of mobile app developer all the more crucial.