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Here is where you'll find articles that I've written that give you further insight to what's happening in my life.  From events at which I'll be speaking including book signings to family happenings and other general musings, I invite you to share your comments. 

Categories: General Musings • Bitcoin • Baby Bell
Mark Cenicola

The Blog by Mark Cenicola

Snapchat’s Rebuff of Facebook’s $3 Billion Buyout Was Logical

11/14/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
Anyone who thinks Snapchat’s rebuff is like Groupon making the mistake of not selling to Google for $6 billion is wrong on two levels.

Are Smart TVs Watching You?

11/07/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
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Fox5Vegas recently did a special report on Smart TV security. I was interviewed for the report which you can watch here.

Facebook Had One of the Best IPOs Ever

10/11/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
There are two ingredients that make for the best IPOs and Facebook has executed successfully on both of them so far. Will Twitter be able to do the same with it's IPO?

Cruise to the Western Caribbean/Eastern Mexico

08/19/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
Mexican Cruise Family Photo
The family took it's first cruise on the Western Caribbean to Eastern Mexico. Enjoy a few photos from the vacation.

Bitcoin is NOT Fee-Less, but WAY More Reasonable than Traditional Options

05/27/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
On the official Bitcoin Forum, a tread on one of the mining pools I use, turned to a discussion about Bitcoin mining fees. Contrary to what many in the mainstream media believe, transaction fees are incurred when transferring Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Mining on a PowerMac G5 (PowerPC/PPC)

04/26/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
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After CPU, but before GPU mining was obsolete I was curious to know whether and old PowerMac G5 could be used to mine Bitcoin. Turns out that I was successful!

What Bitcoin is and How it Works

04/10/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
Bitcoin is a new digital currency that's been getting a lot of press lately due to it's significant rise in value. Find out what Bitcoin is in the embedded video.

Baby Bell Gets Earrings on Trip to Houston

03/27/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
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While visiting family in Houston, Baby Bell flew back home with her first set of earrings

Apple Must Develop This Product to Stay Relevant - HINT, It's Not AppleTV

01/23/2013 Mark A. Cenicola
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Many pundits are saying that Apple's next biggest product is going to be an actual TV display. However, television is a crowded market that offers small margins and isn't very revolutionary. There's something bigger that will hit mainstream technology in the next three years and if Apple does it, it will be bigger than its biggest hits.

Teleconference Interview with Phil Frost

12/28/2012 Mark A. Cenicola
Phil Frost from MainStreetROI hosts an interview where we discuss branding tools you can use to effectively build a great professional and personal brand.


One Sheet

Mark Cenicola strips away the hype and gives his take on technology and its use in establishing a better business online.

Hard hitting presentations that really get to the core of today's technologically advanced business economy, Mark demonstrates effective strategies for integrating the Internet into a company's operations and giving their website an expanded role in contributing to the success of their business.