One of my things (and indeed really a part of the job as well) is keeping up with technology. I am of course usually much more interested in technology as it affects the larger scale of things, especially as it applies to business and such. One thing I am noticing though is that there is becoming a change in the way things work – instead of the business and then to the consumer, technology is going from the consumer to the business. It is kind of odd thing for me. I love technology, yet I am rarely a first adopter of new technologies that are mass consumer market oriented. For instance, first regular use of a cell phone for me – within the last three years. Realization that the “internet” was not all text-based information via telnet and FTP – 1997.
Anyway, that being said I have a pretty good pulse on things these days. Having seen, read, or even used some of these new things lately, I thought it might be good to share a few of them on a regular basis here on the blog. Continue reading “Tech Notes”