Cogitations

From dictionary.com: noun concerted thought or reflection; meditation; contemplation, the faculty of thinking, a thought; design or plan. I used this site as a place to think, to express personal opionions, to highlight my pursuit of the next great idea. Irv Shapiro…

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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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Your Opportunity to Join an Exciting Tech Start-Up In Chicago

Talented Chicagoans have few opportunities to join high tech start-ups with explosive growth. This is your opportunity, so keep reading. Ifbyphone is proud to have been chosen two years in a row by the Association of Business Resources (NABR) as one of “Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to…

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