TikTok and Free Enterprise

If you want to understand how far off their values the Republicans have gone to appease Donald Trump look no further than the controversy of TikTok. Donald Trump has ordered TikTok to close by September 15 unless a deal to sell itself to an American company is announced. Basically, Trump has ordered that the Chinese… Read More TikTok and Free Enterprise

Even Technology Companies Are Having Trouble Adapting

The headlines read that the office is dead. But are they really? The belief is that virtual/distance delivery of services is the post-Covid-19 reality. It has been a dream for many in the technology sector. Technology would be the vehicle that delivers the services. Instead of brick-and-mortar offices, there would be digital platforms where workers… Read More Even Technology Companies Are Having Trouble Adapting

Brexit and Websites – The World Is The Supply Chain

The issue with nationalistic populist politics about ending global interdependence is that the world’s supply chain is too integrated to simply quit global partnerships. Brexit and the election of Donald Trump is based on the fallacy that immigration is bad for countries and the global supply chains erode national sovereignty. They don’t, but if even… Read More Brexit and Websites – The World Is The Supply Chain

Space Force Ha!

Donald Trump promised most of you reading this today that he would “Make America Great Again”. He promised you greatness in the vain of extraordinary achievements to reach the stars. Donald Trump triumphantly ordered a space force to bolster America’s defense posture. Guess what? You the taxpayer pays Russia $25 million per seat on Russia’s… Read More Space Force Ha!

Russian Disinformation Details Are Lessons for Guerrilla Marketers

In yesterday’s post we looked at two reports released on Monday investigating the misuse of social media platforms by the Russians to influence American voters. All companies can learn from the Russian abuse for their online marketing campaigns. The Russian-tied company, Internet Research Agency, provides a good blueprint on what it takes to leverage social… Read More Russian Disinformation Details Are Lessons for Guerrilla Marketers

Technology to Dominate El Paso Elections

Technology has been creeping into the strategy employed by politicos to get elected since the 2008 Barack Obama campaign demonstrated how data analytics can be used to mobilize voters. Although technology in elections has been used for many years, the Obama campaign proved that voter data analytics mobilizes voters towards a candidate. The data modeling… Read More Technology to Dominate El Paso Elections