Since launching our revolutionary Ulitzer platform we have been the butt of a
smear campaign perpetrated by a small number of social media terrorists from
within Adobe's Flex user community.
Ulitzer, Inc. owns www.sys-con.com.
I cannot imagine a Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Google, or Apple employee publicly
writing "SYS-CON should die!" under his or her corporate credentials, or
leaving reader feedback on a Gartner blog implying "SYS-CON are thieves"
next to his or her corporate credentials especially when the allegation is
false and carries legal consequences.
Naturally we documented these attacks and forwarded them to Adobe CEO
Shantanu Narayen. Adobe assured us that none of its employees would do such a
thing and claimed it must be a few "disgruntled" members of the Flex
In other words Adobe shrugged off the libels and failed to rein in its
I live 11 minutes away from Teterboro Airport in New Jersey. Friday evening I
took a Cessna Caravan for a short 45-minute flight to Martha's Vineyard. This
was my first trip to the island. I didn't do any research and had false
expectations based on my long-time love affair with the island of Cat Cay in
the Bahamas. I found out that Martha's Vineyard was huge. Upon landing on the
island, my pilot called a cab for me to take me to my hotel. According to the
cab driver the island's population was around 30,000 off-season and well over
100,000 during... (more)
Gartner analysts today highlighted the top 10 technologies and trends that
will be strategic for most organizations in 2010. Gartner defines a strategic
technology as one with the potential for significant impact on the enterprise
in the next three years. Factors that denote significant impact include a
high potential for disruption to IT or the business, the need for a major
dollar investment, or the risk of being late to adopt.
"These technologies impact the organization's long-term plans, programs and
initiatives. They may be strategic because t... (more)
New Media on Ulitzer
The Right Honorable Hubert Alexander Ingraham, Prime Minister of The Bahamas
arrived in Cat Cay on Saturday, February 13, 2010 to begin the 75th
Anniversary Celebration of Cat Cay.
The Prime Minister was accompanied by Hon. O.A.T. Tommy Turnquest MP and Mrs.
Turnquest, Minister of National Security.
I posted my last three entries @fuatkircaali around 2:45am Eastern time,
Saturday morning. At 8:00am Eastern time I had no access to Twitter from my
iPhone and iPad until now, as I post this blog entry.
The Twitter problem seemed confined to the US, but that was terrible. All the
big news breaks on Twitter in these times. But the world's most influential
country was dark?
The rest of the world seemed OK. My "tweeps" around the world reported no
outage in the Philippines, Syria, Sweden, Egypt, Lebanon, or Turkey. Other
reports I received from U.S. East Coast, New York through Flor... (more)