Dan O'Shea is a Chicago-based writer who has been covering telecom, mobile and other high-tech topics for nearly 20 years.
Many small-business owners want the flexibility of hosted voice-over-IP but not the lack of reliability and call quality. We asked a tech geek: Is there a way to get both?
Starting a Business
Ahhha.com is a social network that taps the collective wisdom of the masses.
Co-founder Sally Outlaw talks about how her site helps fledgling businesses find the money to get started.
A free service lets entrepreneurs on the move find a quiet, professional space to get some work done.
Learn how you can protect your business when it comes to point-of-sale systems for smartphones.
Geotoko helps businesses reach customers of every check-in app persuasion.
When is the right time for an entrepreneurial business to outsource IT management to a remote provider?
A new mobile app helps the manager of an upstart New York City hotel fill empty rooms with travelers on the fly.
The question: As a small-business owner, how can I protect my business from looming online security threats?
Mobile applications redefined the user experience but represent only a pit stop in the continuing evolution.
Tablet computers begin to find their business niche as productivity and presentation enhancers.
TripIt will help organize your travel chaos.
With devices that can do more and more, apps that can unshackle any operation and innovations like mobile video coming on the scene, mobility is becoming the entrepreneur's most critical tech tool.
Alternatives to traditional battery chargers can make technology even more freeing.
The Multi-Educator's Formulator Series is a collection of apps aimed at professionals in the architecture, electrical, waste management, building, engineer, HVAC and real estate segments.