Category Archives: Mobility

Quick NFC update…

I recently came across this nice video that articulated the various uses of NFC in Singapore. It turns out that Singapore is hot and heavy on NFC implementation. Advertisements

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Mobile Technology – Helping the Farmer (Update)

It’s been sometime since I touched on the topic of mobile phones and farming. It’s that time now. More than 40% of the worlds working population is engaged in agriculture. That’s a lot of people. And a lot of these … Continue reading

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NFC – Where art thou?

So, 2012 was supposed to be the year of NFC. We are now in Q4-2013 and NFC is nowhere to be seen (in the mobile payments space, that is). NFC was supposed to become famous because of it’s perceived association … Continue reading

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m-Gov and it’s Impact! – Part 2

My previous post pointed out some initiatives that are currently being run by several governments and public entities across the world. I know I have missed many, but those examples were illustrations of how some governments of today are engaging … Continue reading

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m-Gov and it’s Impact! – Part 1

After a very long break, I am back! Thanks for continuing to visit PixelBallads and holding the fort. Your readership and comments are very much appreciated. To continue with my quest to find more uses of mobile technology that helps … Continue reading

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“Power Up” – A new social network?

I have been on the road a lot these days and I do see a lot many interesting things. Airports are like busy bus stations, except that here, we are dealing with airplanes here. Everyone is going somewhere and things … Continue reading

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Mobile phone and health – mHealth – Part 1

In continuing my series on the social impact of the mobile phone, I would like to touch upon health. Staying healthy is important to everyone, including the government. A healthy population is a more productive population.  With the mobile phone … Continue reading

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