The Compass

R&D

When It Comes to R&D, Money Can’t Buy You Happiness

September 2013

Microsoft’s purchase of Nokia brings enormous resources to bear on the future of Windows Phone. Like …

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PlugShare and Tesla: How Apps Are Shaping Transportation

September 2013

Mobile, smartphones, and cloud services are having a transformative effect on every sector of the ec …

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Endeavour Partners

Endeavour Partners is Hiring!

September 2013

Endeavour Partners works with leading companies and investors in mobile, broadband, cloud, big-data, …

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Smartphones transforming commerce

November 2012

Smartphones are transforming commerce broadly writ, and retail in particular. Although the volume an …

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Monetizing mobile on Android – and HTML5

June 2011

Android Market (Photo credit: Wikipedia)  – the Rutberg event at the St Regis in San Francisco opene …

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In a post-PC era, HTML5 wins even on the PC

June 2011

In a post late last night on Ars Technica, which focuses primarily on the impact on Windows develope …

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Entrepreneur: noun – antonym: French Government

June 2011

From dictionary.com: en·tre·pre·neur: noun A person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especi …

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Netflix’s dirty secret – the content sucks!

May 2011

Although Netfliix’s Instant Streaming Service is now available on a bewildering variety of devices, …

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Digital natives

May 2010

Here is a fascinating graphic showing how age affects the likelihood that a household has wireless o …

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Flashback

May 2010

A post this morning on Engadget about the similarity between the most recent ad for the iPad, and on …

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