What is your data worth?

In this thought-provoking piece, I outline what our data is worth today in monetary terms to the companies we use, and the frightening reality about what our data is worth to us. It's clear we're not getting a good deal.

2018: A Digital Year in Review

As the calendar closes on the end of an eventful year, it's time to pick up the tradition and take a moment to reflect on the major themes that emerged this year in the digital space. Looking back at 2017's year in review, it was clear that if we pay too much attention to the … Continue reading 2018: A Digital Year in Review

Amazon’s Amazing Play to Get All of the US City Data Brought to Them

How do you amass every detail you want about every city in the United States, without having to do the research yourself? Let other people give it to you.

Highlights and Takeaways from Web Summit 2018

Three days of intense energy flowed from Lisbon during the Web Summit this week as the world’s tech leaders and budding entrepreneurs gathered to federate around one thing that we can call agree on: technology is taking over the world. Panels, presentations and pitches abounded across all industry verticals from automotive to government to sports … Continue reading Highlights and Takeaways from Web Summit 2018

Screen Time is Here to Save Us from Our Phone and Social Media Addictions

The newest feature in your iPhone or Android quantifies your relationship with your phone and the apps you use, and the stats might be enough to scare your into a better relationship with your phone. And if the stats aren't persuasive enough, you can control your usage manually. Here is how I use my phone, and the insights that come along with having this information at the tip of my thumb.