Five for Wednesday

In this Five for Wednesday, we’ll look at a phone with built in solar charging features and apps that are better than Siri for helping you get what you want. But first, let’s start with an app for managing...
April 16, 2014

Five for Wednesday

For this week’s Five for Wednesday, let’s look at fixing a Heartbleed, where the future’s headed, & getting rid of patent trolls.: Heartbleed Bug – Folks, educate yourselves. The group over at vox.com put together this really great explainer....
April 9, 2014

As Seen on REPurposedApps: Two Apps for Smart Driving are Waze and Glympse

For this installment of ‘As Seen on REpurposedApps‘, we have two apps that help us drive smarter. First up, Waze. Waze is social smart driving. It was recommended by Bill Lublin. Bill says it’s: A terrific alternative GPS app, it...
April 7, 2014

Five For Wednesday

Today’s Five for Wednesday is a real hodge podge. From old Microsoft product to new Microsoft products. From Android to iOS and from your living room, I present today’s Five for Wednesday: Wearables: one-third of consumers abandoning devices –...
April 2, 2014

Headroom.js and Fixed Navigation

Last year on realtor.org, we had a request to implement a fixed navigation scheme. After gathering all of our requirements, we wrote some custom javascript to detect scroll position and engage a few dynamic elements at certain scroll points....
March 31, 2014

CRT White Paper – What Your Customers Want: Beginning to Understand Analytics in Real Estate

In our second white paper, CRT explores the topic of understanding website user behavior. In it, we introduce Google Analytics as a tool for tracking audience engagement. Who is this white paper for? This white paper speaks to members...
March 27, 2014

Five for Wednesday #3

This week’s items: (1) The Internet of Things has a way of keeping you cooler. (2) Drawing floorplans is now as easy as tapping your phone. (3) Turn your dumb car into a smart car. (4) Facebook buys Oculus...

Droplet – King of the Digital Aqua Jungle

When you’re not in the mood or don’t have the time to grab the hose, Droplet knows were the water goes.  That’s right: there’s a new robot in town and it’s watering plants like nobody’s business.  Droplet is one...
March 25, 2014

Re-ConnectEd in 3: Better Email, Better Breathing, Better Work-Life Balance

For this Re-ConnectEd post, we’re going to try something different. Rather than exploring a topic in depth, I thought we’d share a few articles we found this week that would provide you with some tips on how to get...
March 21, 2014

Five for Wednesday

Here’s our second “Five for Wednesday” post; if you’re new to this series, here’s a brief explanation. (1) Evernote users, say hello (again) to OneNote, soon to be appearing pretty much everywhere. (2) Google’s Android Wear is their OS...