Google Currents is a Publishing Platform for Business, Not a Flipboard Killer

Tweet The “media” ironically, has it all wrong. Check out these headlines. eWeek – Google Currents Challenges Flipboard, Zite on Android, iOS Lifehacker – Google Currents Is a Gorgeous Magazine-Style Newsreader for iOS and Android Additive Tips – Google Currents: Flipboard-Like News Aggregator For Android & iOS – Is Google Currents a worthy rival […]

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Yellowfin Closes in on Consumerized Experience for Better BI Mobility

Tweet This week, Yellowfin 6 officially launched this week with a series of live Webinars about the much hyped iPad application designed to revolutionize mobile BI with a consumer-oriented User Interface (UI). Claiming such innovations will change the way enterprise workers develop and consume BI content, Yellofin CEO Glen Rabie said, “Yellowfin 6 is about […]

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iPad Executive Advisory: Lightweight Business Intelligence Shakeup?

Tweet We often hear (from Apple) about the emergence of the post-PC era and much of it seems to be accurate. Without question, IT organizations are playing catch-up as consumer devices are flooding into the workplace. In my view, a sizable portion of BI is moving toward a mobile model. Tablets naturally fit into executive […]

BETA SNEAK PEEK: Klipfolio Amps it Up With New Dashboard Technology for iPad

Tweet KlipFolio, a provider of desktop notification widgets for almost a decade has opened a limited beta and early experience program for its new Klipfolio Dashboard, a business intelligence solution that works on desktops, laptops, netbooks, smart phones, and tablets. You can request a beta key to get started although I’m not aware how many […]

Inspiration Templates for iPad, Kickstart Your Marketing Design Without Going Back to the Desktop

Tweet If you haven’t had the opportunity to try Apple’s Pages word processor, it’s a delight to use on iPad and for the most part, it’s nearly 100% compatible when shifting document development from iPad to Mac and back. I produce a lot of content and most of it starts on Pages for iPad. For […]

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Simplify Strategic Planning with iPad, Use Strategy Maps to Visualize Your Plans

Tweet Balanced Scorecard is a unique approach for setting strategic goals and managing progress and monitoring achievements against projections. For the most part, companies implement scorecards with spreadsheets and other types of document formats that help them understand the relationships between the four foundational elements in the Balanced Sorecard model, financial, customers, internal, and growth/learning. […]

GeckoDocs, A Google Docs Scripting Approach for Geckoboard

Tweet Geckoboard, which I recently wrote about at iPadCTO, continues to be one of those tools that I can’t stop thinking about. GeckoDocs UPDATE: The demand for this example and support necessary to help users become familiar with the integration process has compelled me to charge ten bucks for the code. It’s still a bargain […]

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Balanced Scorecard for iPad, A Simplified BI Dashboard for Strategic Planning

Tweet It’s no secret that iPad has become one of the best delivery tools for business intelligence (BI). Its form, lightweight design, and connectivity has caused rapid adoption by companies that need to extend the reach of their business intelligence data and provide pervasive access to performance results. Indeed, the executive suite and top managers […]

Mobile BI Gaining Momentum as Investors and Established BI Vendors Back iPad Solutions

Tweet MeLLmo Inc., a leading provider of innovative mobile apps that allow on-the-go business professionals to stay connected to critical company information, today announced it has secured an additional $10 million in funding from private investors. RoamBI, MeLLmo’s iOS-based business intelligence platform provides three grades of mobile BI services targeting requirements from simple to integrated […]

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Packing Pro: The Science of Packing for A Business Trip

Tweet Have you ever started packing for a business trip and in the chaos of gathering all the important things you need for the trip, forgotten what you packed? I have. It’s not fun. Packing for a business trip typically involves a lot of guesswork – you know you might need certain artifacts, but you […]

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