Spam Calls are Impacting all Marketers

Tired of spammed phone calls.  Calls you don't want and cannot stop. Learn more about telephone spammers at this DialopTech blog post. https://www.dialogtech.com/blog/news/industry-problem-putting-a-stop-to-traffic-pumping-spam-calls…

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Purple Cow Focus: The Microsoft Lesson for Startups

Microsoft recently announced plans to write off $7B and lay off up to 7,800 employees. Wondering how this happened? Lack of focus. Unlike Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, Steve Ballmer (the former CEO of Microsoft) never was and never will be a product guy. He is a brilliant sales…

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Google Voice - Not Ready for Business

As I have shared in previous blog posts, I believe Google Voice is a fantastic addition to the Telephony 2.0 ecosystem and will help to establish the concept of supplementing a dial tone telephone company with additional resources from a telephone application service. However, for business users I find…

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Best in Biz Award 2011

Ifbyphone CEO wins top prize in 2011 Best in Biz awards Ifbyphone founder, CTO and CEO Irv Shapiro is having a well-deserved Sally Field moment: Irv has been named the Gold winner of the 2011 Best in Biz awards in the category of Executive of the Year. This year, more…

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When More is Less

I’ve been using OS X Lion, the new Apple Mac operating system for a couple of days and I have relearned an important lesson about application design: when designing applications, more is often less. Overall I have found the refinements in the OS X Lion user experience delightful. The…

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