Articles By Chris Lau

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A look at Facebook’s efficient information architecture

Facebook is truly a success story not only in the social networking space, but in the technology sector. It dwarfs...

December 10th, 2014 Chris Lau
microsoft

Microsoft grows up

Software productivity was once just out of the box installations on the desktop for Microsoft. Its implementation of centralized data...

December 4th, 2014 Chris Lau
BlackBerry, mobile devices, mobile apps

BlackBerry highlights enterprise-focused add-ons to BES 12

BlackBerry is introducing a number of add-ons to its enterprise server software it readies the BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) 12...

November 20th, 2014 Chris Lau
BlackBerry, mobile devices, mobile apps

BBM updates appeal to businesses

An update to BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) advances BlackBerry’s commitment to the app. This bodes well for everyone, for both enterprise communications...

November 3rd, 2014 Chris Lau
IBM Building

Where is IBM’s enterprise growth?

When Facebook surpassed IBM by market capitalization, it was significant. Market valuation plays a part a company’s worth, but one...

October 28th, 2014 Chris Lau
BlackBerry, mobile devices, mobile apps

Why BlackBerry Passport makes a great business device

It looks as though BlackBerry really pushed the right buttons with its launch of the Passport. The company quickly sold...

October 7th, 2014 Chris Lau
BlackBerry, mobile devices, mobile apps

How BES 10 works for me

There is still so much coverage these days about BlackBerry on a comeback trail, ready to take on the Apple...

August 25th, 2014 Chris Lau
Fork in the Road

Are two mobile apps better than one?

Facebook is probably the only social networking giant that figured out how to grow profits through a mobile channel. Sure,...

August 6th, 2014 Chris Lau
The Neptune Pine smart watch is now shipping

Smartwatches: Fad or necessity?

Ever since Samsung reported slower sales for its flagship Galaxy S5, the race to develop smartwatches has never been more...

July 16th, 2014 Chris Lau
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Is Google eyeing big data analytics in electronic medical records?

Google might be getting into the analytics of electronic medical records (“EMR” or "EHR" for electronic health records). Google’s Co-CEO,...

July 7th, 2014 Chris Lau