The Breakthrough Mobile Difference
29 July 2010 11:54 PM | No Comments
If you’re like most software executives, you have mixed feelings about consultants. You know the right expertise or extra work capacity at a key time can really make a difference for your business. You also know that quite a few consulting engagements just don’t deliver...Read More
Augmented Reality in Mobile
11 January 2011 2:19 PM | No Comments
Yesterday I wrote up an article on some of the most interesting augmented reality apps in mobile and I’d like to share the link here too. Enjoy! - Mike.Read More
A mobile strategy for Microsoft
26 August 2010 4:10 PM | No Comments
For those of us who’ve been using smart phones for a while, it’s not too hard to remember the early days (say 2004), when Windows Mobile just seemed so promising. You could get a phone with a camera and a nice color screen, read news...Read More
How far can you go with mobile web apps?
21 August 2010 3:57 PM | No Comments
I’m at the Seattle iOS DevCamp today, and the #1 theme reoccurring in the presentations is the mobile web. Specifically, people are calling attention to the richness of mobile web capabilities today, the expectations for mobile web technologies in the near-future, and that plenty of...Read More
Can Android proliferation be contained before it becomes a permanent disadvantage?
16 August 2010 12:27 PM | No Comments
Mark Lowenstein has a good write up of where Android is falling a bit short, and makes the case that Google should work with operators to provide distinct Android experiences for all devices across each operator, rather than the current OEM free-for-all. My perspective is...Read More
For CEOs, software executives, and product leaders working on mobile products with thinly-stretched staff:
03 August 2010 9:17 PM | No Comments
Here’s our value proposition: Contact Breakthrough Mobile today because it… Immediately expands your mobile product and engineering capacity and expertise to drastically increase your odds of delivering successful mobile products. Lets you hand off some of the most difficult planning work and time-consuming hiring, mentoring,...Read More
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Do you have the right mobile expertise to plan, execute, and achieve your business goals in the mobile space?Posted on July 30, 2010 | No CommentsMike’s been a mobile technology executive leading product, design, marketing, and engineering teams since 2006. He knows the mobile market, devices, and end users, as well as the concerns of the wireless operators. He also has a good understanding of mobile platform and application capabilities,...
Posted on July 30, 2010 | No CommentsMike has served as an interim leader enough times that it’s become one of his key skills. Hire Mike to serve as your right hand in product, marketing, or engineering and in 30 days you’ll have both a solid plan organized around your business goals,...
Posted on July 30, 2010 | No CommentsHaving managed product, design, marketing, and engineering at a budget conscious startup that delivered more than 100 mobile releases, built 3 different product lines, and went through 3 rounds of VC funding by the time it eventually merged with Photobucket, Mike’s learned a whole toolbox...
Posted on July 30, 2010 | No Comments10 years of building user interfaces for the likes of Excel, Outlook, SharePoint, and FrontPage indoctrinated Mike into the “ease-of-use religion.” Then he created a line of mobile products meant to work well for the life of the phone without requiring any consumer interaction. They...