Archive for April, 2017

248: How Hurdl Illuminates Fans Using Wearable Tech At Concerts

Hurdl is bridging the gap between artist and audience using wearable technology and a healthy amount of innovation. Ultimately the startup is

247: How MyRadar Became The Most Popular Weather Radar App With Over 25 Million Downloads

I recently learned how MyRadar has notched up over 25 million downloads to become the world’s most popular weather radar app. Most

246: How Diligent Is Helping The Boardroom See The Value Of Cybersecurity

It seems we are witnessing headline security breaches on an almost daily basis at the moment. But the finger of blame and

245: How Advantech Navigate The Internet of Things (IoT) Landscape In The Industrial 4.0 Era

It seems at the moment that Industries worldwide are finding that the digital transformation is ushering them towards commercial and industrial IoT.

244: MyClean – How A Former Banker Bootstrapped a $20K investment into a $9M Tech Startup

Michael Scharf, left his comfortable, investment banking career to co-found a premier cleaning tech startup called MyClean. He quickly immersed himself in

243: VideoBlocks Continues Industry Disruption By LaunchIng A Stock Photo Marketplace

VideoBlocks is a profitable, venture-backed stock media company recognized in 2014 by Inc. Magazine as the eleventh fastest growing media company in

242: Delighted – Gather Customer Feedback Instantly to Improve the Customer Experience

Companies want continual feedback from customers, but there hasn’t been an easy and automated way to actually get it. Delighted is built

241: How Punch Alert is Crowdsourcing Safety and Leveraging GPS/iBeacon Location Technology.

Punch Alert is the first mobile app to help users crowdsource safety for a wide scope of situations. As the first safety app

240: Storyhunter: The Talent Marketplace of 20,000 Freelance Video producers and Journalists Across 180 Countries

Storyhunter has more than 20,000 freelance video producers and journalists across 180 countries. With $4.2M in funding the talent marketplace is hitting the headlines

239: iExhale Uses Technology To Offer Virtual Mental Health Services

Three-quarters of all mental health conditions emerge by the age of 24, but getting help is expensive and 55% of the nation’s

238: The Echo Chamber Club – See the World Through the Eyes of Others

An echo chamber is an environment where you only hear viewpoints that already agree with your own opinion. You shout into the

Blogging Your Way To Thought Leadership on LinkedIn

I am often asked, why I like writing on the LinkedIn publishing platform. As someone that has written content on Inc, HuffPost

237: Cut the Cord! – How GaN Enables the Wireless Home

n I was led to believe we were heading for a wireless world but a look behind my TV tells a very

Could The Rebranding Of Podcasts Signal The End of iTunes?

Let’s be honest, iTunes already feels incredibly dated and probably represents a part of our digital past that we would happily forget.

236: Dimension Data – Customer Experience Report Highlights Digital Strategy Challenges

I recently read that many organizations around the world are failing to implement effective digital customer experience (CX) strategies, in new research

235: Zoom HRV – The Wearable Tech That Tracks Heart Rate Variability

As regular listeners know I am a sucker for wearables devices and love how you can now track our diet, exercise, sleep,

234: How AlienVault Open Threat Exchange is Rethinking Cybersecurity

AlienVault is the leading provider of unified security management & community-powered threat intelligence required to detect and act on today’s advanced threats. The

233: How The SimpleDeal App Is Delivering Mobile Point & Click Deal Options Globally

I have spoken a great deal recently about a personalized digital world where we get what we want, when we want it

232: Are Personalized Experiences Creepy? Listeners Questions

In this episode, Neil answers questions from the listeners. Jacob Martin from Canada asks: “You have had several guests talking about using

231: How Anki Overdrive and Cozmo Are Disrupting The Toy Industry and Shaking Up Retail Shelves

Mattel, the world’s #1 toy company and the ultimate bellwether of where things are going, recently posted a 5% drop in sales