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ShareThis’ Isaac Mosquera Talks With ClickSoftware About Cloud Strategy

Isaac Mosquera, Director of Mobile at ShareThis, discussed cloud strategy and traditional hardware with ClickSoftware, a mobile workforce solution company. A common misconception with the cloud is that it’s more expensive than running your own infrastructure. If you solely look at the hardware costs to compare with traditional datacenter costs then you’re not taking into Read more…


Top Shares, 9-13-2013 50 Shades of Grey Has its Christian Grey! Find Out Who Will Play Him HERE! The E.L. James trilogy, Fifty Shades of Grey, took the world by storm (particularly the female population) through its provocative and fantasizing content. The books have been signed on to become movies, and the question on every woman’s mind Read more…


The Social Traffic Anatomy

The publisher industry lives by a set of critical KPIs, and at the top of this list are pageviews and audience size. Social visitors are a highly praised audience that directly impact these KPIs, as they tend to be more involved with your content and they socialize it through sharing it with friends. The question Read more…

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Connecting the World: One Mobile App at a Time

The annual Comic-Con phenomenon has come and gone this year, and the floods of comic book fanatics and superhero enthusiasts have vacated the streets of San Diego, until next year that is. Among the hoards of comic and sci-fi fans that attended, most were strangers — not just because their costumes concealed their identities, but Read more…


Top Shares, 8-16-2013 Worthless Fitness Tips You Probably Follow With new research constantly coming out, how are we supposed to know if our daily health routines are up to date, or even effective? We learn practices from so many different sources, it is impossible to know what’s right and what’s a waste of time. Check out this Read more…


A Tale From Data Driven Product Management

I am not going to praise data driven product management. That’s not because I do not believe in it. On the contrary, I think that using data to make product decisions should be a given. What I am going to write about is how data can be surprising.


In Memoriam

I have been CEO at ShareThis for almost two years. It has been a very rewarding and exhilarating experience. We are building a great and fast growing business at ShareThis and having a ton of fun. It is almost a cliche in the tech space but that is because it is true – we have a great team. At almost 100 strong we have doubled the team over the last year or so. The ShareThis family is filled with smart, passionate and enthusiastic individuals.


Introducing our Socialize Networking Library

As with most iOS projects, some of our newer unreleased products at Socialize have had a common need for some networking support beyond what core foundation provides on iOS. Nate, our rock star iOS developer, took those needs (and some frustrations with libraries available today) and created a separate iOS library called SZNetworking. Lighter than Read more…


How Python Made A Mockery Of Me

A gotcha when generating code coverage with mocks in Python I’m a Java guy originally but lately I’ve been rolling up my sleeves and wrestling some pythons. Despite some early “crybabyness” that I didn’t like the environment and that I wasn’t alone, things soon settled into a rhythm that seemed to be working, until I Read more…