Smartphones become pocket labs

  That universal device that is the smartphone continues to surprise us with new ways its sensors, processing power and connectedness can be deployed. A new accessory for the data hungry, (paranoid) health conscious consumer is the Lapka, which Springwise calls: an aesthetically pleasing and scientifically accurate personal environment monitor, consisting of white plastic sensors…… Continue reading Smartphones become pocket labs

Meeker’s Internet Trends: “Re-imagining nearly everything”

The annual presentation of internet trends by long-time influential technology analyst and commentator Mary Meeker has become a kind of a “state of the web nation”, and her latest was given this week at the D10 conference. Many people, myself includes, take her dense slide decks of stats and insights as a chance to reflect…… Continue reading Meeker’s Internet Trends: “Re-imagining nearly everything”