Experience The New And Simplified Meeco

With the help of the Meeco Community, our last major release for 2015 is a totally new mobile experience. With your feedback and suggestions, we’ve reworked and renamed some of Meeco’s key features. All your support and feedback throughout 2015 has been invaluable. The result is a simple new dashboard to make it easier to navigate …

Who owns the internet, us or them?

It has been interesting to observe the furore over the launch of Apple’s latest operating system iOS9, with its built-in ability to support ad blocking apps. The ‘Apple vs Google war’ headlines are amusing to read but what is the underlying message here? Is the tail wagging the dog? Who owns …

Freedom, Surveillance, Ad Blocking and 1984 Revisited

The new U.N Privacy Chief Joseph Cannataci has called for a Geneva convention on the internet after likening modern surveillance to being “Worse than Orwell.” So I thought I’d take a look at Michael Radford’s rendition of the classic novel 1984 to investigate the parallels between this dystopian nightmare and …

Sharing, on Your Terms and Conditions

Hi Meeps, We’ve been busy over the past couple of months enhancing your Meeco Sharing experience. We are about to release some additional features including the ability for you to set the duration for how long your information is shared, along with setting your own Terms & Conditions for how your …

The Future of Technology & Virtually Everything

Andrew Vorster is one of Meeco’s founding members. Based in London, he works as a Technology Foresight Consultant. He’s also an avid motorcycle enthusiast and self-confessed sci-fi nut. We recently had the opportunity to quiz him about about his technology predictions, his use of Meeco, the future of brand engagement and his …

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Share On Your Terms

Greetings Meeps! We are pleased to announce some major milestones for you and Meeco; the launch of Sharing together with a new look for Web.  We trust Sharing will delight our existing Meeps and be the game changer for those of you new to managing life with Meeco. Up to now you could …

‘The Internet of You’ Wins People’s Choice Award at Amplify Expo

Joint exhibitors AMP and Meeco emerged as the people’s choice for the most innovative concept at Amplify Festival Expo. The exhibit titled ‘The Internet of You’ invited Amplify Festival Expo visitors to rethink the dynamics of customer relationships. Visitors watched a live demonstration of what a relationship might look like if customers were empowered …

Introducing MeCast

We are pleased to announce the newest addition to the MeEcosystem; MeCast from Meeco. MeCast is an iPhone app that makes it quick and easy for you to post simultaneously to your social networks. Every post creates a backed-up and searchable personal timeline that is yours to keep. Even if …

Meeco Wins European Identity & Cloud Award

Last month the 9th European Identity and Cloud Conference was hosted by KuppingerCole in Munich.  Founded in 2004, KuppingerCole is a global Analyst Company headquartered in Europe focusing on Information Security and Identity and Access Management (IAM). The EIC Conference brings together thought leaders from around the globe, focussed on the increasing challenges …

MeEcosystem Update

New features = Updated t’s & c’s!

Hi Meeps! As you know, we’ve been busy over the past couple of months enhancing your Meeco experience with contacts, messaging and the soon to be launched sharing and MeCast! As such, we are in the process of updating our T’s & C’s to incorporate these new features and services. In line with our …

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Wearables at Work: The Challenges & the Opportunities

With research estimating that at least 13 million wearable devices will be integrated into employee wellness schemes by 2018, the various opportunities for wearables within the enterprise are quickly becoming a reality. The broader industry outlook is also very positive, with an estimated CAGR of 25.38% between now and 2019. This presents …

April 2015 Release

Connections & Messaging

Hey Meeps, I’m gonna get deep here for a second. We’ve been talking about our ‘raison d’etre‘ at Meeco office of late. A lot. Love the old start-up ethos of ‘Lets use technology XYZ to make the world a better place‘ but it’s just not very specific. With a growing team, tight schedule of releases and everyone …

U.S. Passes the Buck to Parents on Children’s Education Data Protection

On February 26, the U.S. Department of Education launched the ‘Privacy Technical Assistance Center’ (PTAC), a website designed to act as a “One-stop resource for education stakeholders to learn about data privacy, confidentiality, and security practices related to student-level longitudinal data systems and other uses of student data.” This is the first …