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One thing is crystal clear from CES: the world is awash in data. As Shelly Palmer, CEO of the Palmer Group, puts it: "We do life and create data." And it's up to marketers to figure out "how to create data, collect it, make it actionable and get the rights to use it," said Mr. Palmer. ...
The “willing suspension of disbelief” is the idea that the audience (readers, viewers, content consumers) is willing to suspend judgment about the implausibility of the narrative for the quality of the audience’s own enjoyment. We do it all the time. Two-dimensional video on our screen...
We met at a tech conference years ago, while we were hiking with other conference attendees up a trail in the Canadian Rockies. It was a very long hike up a well-traveled trail. The goal was to get above the tree line and have a summer snowball fight. Not the most noble of goals, but i...
As 2016 winds down, I thought it would be fun to recap my top 10 most read LinkedIn posts. I was not surprised to learn that my Apple iPhone 7 review was my most popular story this year. But I was surprised by some of the others. The post My Top 10 Articles of 2016 originally appeared ...
We were proud to be partners in an important consumer study spearheaded by Scripps Networks Interactive. 700 U.S. homeowners of all ages were surveyed finding that safety and comfort are the primary reasons consumers invest in smart home technology. The post Tech in the Kitchen Beats T...
Remember that talk you had with your parents when you were just starting to notice the opposite sex? It’s time to think about how that talk is going to sound when you add loving, committed relationships with your new AI system to the mix. The post Sex with Robots is Almost Here origina...
Galaxy Note 7 owners, Samsung really wants you to return your phone right now. Shelly Palmer talks about what Samsung is going to do about it on CNN with Richard Quest. Original Airdate: December 9, 2016 The post Samsung Really Wants Your Note 7 Back | Shelly Palmer on CNN originally a...
Shelly Palmer talks about the technology required for WestWorld to be real with Teresa Priolo and Antwan Lewin on Fox 5 NY. Original Airdate: December 6, 2016 The post When Will WestWorld Be Real? | Shelly Palmer on Fox 5 originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Ultra HD (aka 4K) televisions have been widely available (at reasonable prices) for only a couple of years. The sets have four times the pixels of good old-fashioned HDTVs (aka 2K) and come in practical sizes up to 7' diagonal. That's all great, but with the advent of 4K HDR (high dyna...
Here are some useful links from this morning's segment on Fox 5. The three toys I mentioned are: The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Tech Toys and Battery Safety on Fox 5 originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Officially, CES® 2017 runs from January 5 through January 8, 2017. That's Thursday through Sunday, so Las Vegas weekend rates apply. To maximize your CES investment (and to help you financially justify a weekend in Vegas), here are five reasons CES 2017 will be awesome! The post 5 Reas...
"The system is rigged. Big League," to quote a famous media critic. But the MSM is probably not rigged the way you think it is. That said, the MSM is amoral, irrevocably corrupt and, sadly, can never be fixed. The truth is now truthy, reality has transmogrified into wikiality, facts ha...
CONTACTS: Talia Kornfeld / The Palmer Group / 212-532-3880 /... The post CTA AND SHELLY PALMER TO CO-PRODUCE NEW TRENDSPOTTING TECH BRIEFINGS & FLOOR TOURS AT CES 2017 originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer talks about Ultra HD Premium Television with Teresa Priolo and Antwan Lewis on Fox 5. Original Airdate: November 15, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer Talk About Ultra HD Premium (4K HDR) Television originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
You can read the title of this post two ways. If you voted for President-Elect Trump, you can read it as a question followed by an answer. If you voted for Secretary Clinton, you can read it as a question followed by a belief statement. Both sides claim the moral high ground, both side...
When the opportunity presented itself, Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers decided to covertly Snap a picture of a naked 70-year-old woman and caption it, "If I can't unsee this then you can't either." Her Snap went viral, as Snaps often do. She has been charged with "dissemination of privat...
Shelly Palmer Talks About Apple's New MacBook Pro on Fox 5 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Apple’s New MacBook Pro on Fox 5 originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer talks about the Peter Thiel press conference on CNBC with Carl Quintanilla and Kayla Tausche on CNBC. Original Airdate: October 31, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Techno-Politics on CNBC originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Apple announced the 2016 upgrade to its MacBook Pro laptops. They are really expensive. They feature last year's Intel processors. They require adaptors (dongles) for every accessory you already own such as your Hard Drive, Jump Drive, HDMI, SD Card Reader, and Power cable (goodbye Mag...
Shelly Palmer discusses voting booth technology and the possibility of "hacking" the upcoming election with Antwan Lewis and Kerry Drew on Fox 5 New York. Original Airdate: October 25, 2016 The post Can You Hack The Election? Shelly Palmer on Fox 5 originally appeared here on Shelly Pa...
Anything that can be hacked will be hacked. Electronic voting machines are no exception. Which raises the question, "Could you hack enough electronic voting machines to influence (rig) the outcome of the upcoming presidential election?" The post The Presidential Election: Does Hacked ...
Shelly Palmer talks with Teresa Priolo and Kerry Drew about the possibility of Cyber World War 1 and what you might to do protect yourself and your data on Fox 5. Original Airdate: October 18, 2016 The post Are We On The Brink of Cyber World War 1? Shelly Palmer on Fox 5 originally app...
Yahoo recently reported the largest hack in history, WikiLeaks is releasing hacked DNC emails at an alarming rate, and according to NBC News "the Obama administration is contemplating an unprecedented cyber covert action against Russia in retaliation for alleged Russian interference in...
When Verizon agreed to purchase Yahoo for $4.8 billion, it was the right price. Not because Yahoo was worth $4.8 billion, simply because the price Verizon was willing to pay was $4.8 billion. Valuations are all smoke and mirrors until someone is willing to write you a check. That is th...
Shelly Palmer talks about Google's new products including, the Pixel phone, Google Home and more with Richard Quest on CNN. Original Airdate: October 4, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Google’s Pixel and More with Richard Quest on CNN originally appeared here on Shelly Pa...
Shelly Palmer talks about what Google is likely to unveil at its press conference today with Robert Moses and Kerry Drew on Fox 5 New York. Original Airdate: October 4, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer Previews Google’s New Products on Fox 5 originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
I'm not really worried about rogue computers threatening our lives. I'm worried about the small number of programmers and coders charged with realizing the financial and political goals of their patrons. Could a ubiquitous social network skew or even direct an election? Could a traffi...
Glassholes, rejoice! Your hopes and dreams are about to be fulfilled by a $129 pair of video-recording Spectacles that its creator calls a "toy." But while they are going to be super-fun to play with, Snap Inc.'s Spectacles are a serious brand extension for the company that created eph...
Let me get right to the point. The new iPhone 7 is a fantastic, awesome, incredible, spectacular iteration of the iPhone 6. Great processor (a quad-core, 64-bit A10 Fusion), outstanding rear-facing camera (12 MP), a new wireless chip (W1) to facilitate Bluetooth connectivity, iOS 10, a...
Shelly Palmer talks about how to care with lithium-ion batteries and the Samsung Note7 recall with Teresa Priolo and Robert Moses on Fox 5. Original Airdate: September 20,2016 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Lithium-ion Batteries and the Samsung Note7 Recall and Fox 5 originally app...
Shelly Palmer talks about anti-terrorism technology, Samsung's Note7 Recall and Apple's iPhone 7 on CNBC's Squawk Alley with Carl Quintanilla, Kayla Tausche, Jon Fortt and Steven Levy. Original Airdate: September 19, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Anti-Terrorism Tech, Samsung ...
Overheard: "I'd buy a Samsung Note7, but they explode." No, they don't. Defective lithium-ion batteries explode. This is an important distinction. And regardless of the sensationalist claims you've heard from ratings-seekers and clickbaiters, lithium-ion batteries don't explode very of...
If you are thinking about getting an iPhone 7, you must watch this! Shelly Palmer talks about Apple's iPhone 7 headphone issue, the Samsung Note7 and Lithium-Ion Batteries with Teresa Priolo and Robert Moses on Fox 5 New York. Original Airdate: September 13, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer...
Several friends sent me books this summer. Paper ones with nice inscriptions. (It's hard to autograph an eBook.) Here's a quick overview of three I really enjoyed. I think you'll enjoy them too. The post 3 Great New Books I Really Enjoyed originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer talks about how and why you should consider encrypting your personal email (and business too) with Robert Moses and Juliet Huddy on Fox 5 NY. Original Airdate: August 30, 2016 The post Shelly Palmer Talks About Encyrpting Your Personal Email on Fox 5 originally appeared h...
Samsung skipped a generation (by number only) and dubbed its newest, fastest and best handheld to date the Galaxy Note7. Here's my review. The post A Few Weeks with the Samsung Galaxy Note7: Review originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer talks about Ford's announcement to put fully autonomous cars on the road by 2021 with Juliet Huddy and Robert Moses on Fox 5. Original Airdate: August 23, 2016 The post Self-Driving Cars by 2021 originally appeared here on Shelly Palmer
Everyone was tweeting their #firstsevenjobs the other day. As I thought back on my job number 7, I remembered a traumatic lesson in the power of trust and truth. I named it "The Honesty Paradox."
Here's what's going to happen. You are going to read this post up to the point where you agree with me or you don't. Then, either you will find something else to do or, if I have your attention, you will write a comment or an email that espouses your world view. This sounds great. Exce...
Experts are debating whether the Democratic National Committee’s (DNC) email system was hacked by the Russian military intelligence service (G.R.U.) or Guccifer 2.0, a lone wolf Romanian hacker. While this is a very important question, the answer will not change the results: over 20,00...