Tag Archives: Internet

End of the App story?

Do you know Pokki? Neither did I, until I read about in the FT. Apparently, Pokki allows developers to create software as Apps, using HTML5 (the next generation of website/internet development language). The really interesting bit in the blog was this: through use of this new technology, anyone could develop any App for the Apple Read more …

Can you “own” virtual money?

Know BitCoin? It’s a weird peer-to-peer internet payment system. Why is it weird? For two reasons: the first is that no one controls it or formally issues the currency. The money is used (and created) by operation of algorithms, through a peer-to-peer network (like BitTorrent). The second reason is that the creation of this currency Read more …