Baseball great Ty Cobb once said “Speed is a great asset; but it’s greater when it’s combined with quickness – and there’s a big difference.” Society has increasingly demanded more service, more quickly. There is a whole new market of innovation and instant access service that are being introduced to the world.
Microsoft Tag – Tag is a new kind of bar code that connects almost anything in the real world to information, entertainment, and interactive experiences on your mobile phone. You can add them to your ads, posters, product packages, display it on your website, billboards, clothing…the list is endless. When you scan a Tag using the free Tag Reader application on your mobile phone, it will automatically open a webpage, add a contact to your address book, display a message, or dial a number. Tags are free to create and use.
Global Entry – Do you travel out of the country often for work and play? After that long flight home, the wait at the customs line can go away. Global entry is a trusted traveler network offered by US customs and border protection. The service allows expedited clearance for pre-approved travelers. Instead of the long line, enter the U.S. by swiping the card at an automated kiosk popping up at most major hubs.
Search Enhancement – It started with Google, now You Tube and even iTunes. These new search enhancements show results as you type, and by predicting your result. The new enhancements, such as Google Instant, save the average searcher 2-5 seconds per a search.
Instant dotMobi – With more than 60% of consumers having a web enabled phone, even small business need a mobile website to stay completive today. Instant Mobilizer offers a convenient and cost efficient way to reformat your website to a mobile-friendly version. Instant Mobilizer resizes images, reformats text and inserts other mobile-friendly features to ensure your Web site works on any phone.
Cloud Computing – Personal users and business alike are migrating to internet based computing whereby shared servers provide resources, software, and data to computers and other devices on demand, instantly. One can access files and be productive from anywhere. When two work on a project it enables faster collaboration without file transfer. Several versions are available from Apple, Google, Microsoft, IBM and many other tech companies.
Prediction –Remember just a few years ago waiting for the dial-up connection? Innovation was demanded and was fulfilled with high speed Internet. Fast service with a smile is nothing new. We all know how time is a valuable resource; consumers and businesses alike are demanding that service not only be efficient but instant.