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We have just passed time of year for recaps and predictions.  I’m sure you have seen dozens!  I’ve seen everything from recaps of celebrity break-ups to predictions of the new hot markets for entrepreneurs in 2014.  One of my favorite new markets:  The rise of...

In a November 27th, 2013 news story from Bloomberg, authors Elena Logutenkova and Gaurav Panchal discuss the recent move by UBS to ban multibank social chat rooms, with other large banks taking similar actions.  This comes as a result of regulatory investigations in the manipulation...

Recently several online studies have shown that e-mail usage is down among teens. The Huffington Post has reported that between December 2010 and December 2011, web-based e-mail use dropped by 31% for teens aged 12 – 17. Additionally, email use among those aged 18 –...

Although email is the most widely used Internet function across the planet, not every region utilizes it in the same way. Let’s start by considering the global distribution of email users. Almost half of all email users are located in the Asia Pacific, which makes...

As websites like Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn continue to expand their reach in the corporate world, much attention has been paid to the idea that social media is the game-changer businesses have been waiting for. However, a closer look at the statistics regarding e-mail versus...