Google knows what it's doing, building a cloud based future one Pixel at a time.
15 posts • joined 27 Sep 2012
Do you remember the concepts mooted when the original iPhone rumor first surfaced ? And do you remember seeing the iPhone for the first time and laughing at the pictures splashed all over the magazines a week before launch of a white phone with a jog-wheel ? It’s happening again, only this time with the iWatch.
Missing the point, it has far more application outside of the consumer market than inside !
Medical, emergency services, customer service, engineering, advertising.....
Plus BMW were looking at AR for their technicians way back in 2007 (link in the article to a YouTube vid)
If Google manage this right with quality control over the application of it then it could fly. Vuzix are another company launching this to market.
She was managing social media at HMV so technically didn't "hijack" the account. I think she'll do ok despite all the ruckus, it'll die down soon enough. It's more a statement of HMV's complete lack of knowledge in this area given she tweeted them this morning telling them they still needed to change passwords on the account. They really are a clueless company, their apathy to even acknowledge online as a business model until it was too late is damning as well.
I feel sorry for employees who are waiting for the axe to fall again.
I don't think it was just his blog that caused this....
There's been many more about other Tragic Quadrant reports. This year Gartner has faced a major backlash from some big vendors.
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