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13 Posts

February, 2012 Posts

Highly Variable Product
February 06, 2012
The dynamics of creating online content and the shift in importance of quality.
Big Data
February 06, 2012
Facebook's massive study reveals the impact of weak ties on information consumption.
Naming Releases After Street Artists
February 07, 2012
Product releases are now named after street artists, starting with Futura 2000.
Utilities vs Networks
February 12, 2012
Instagram's challenge to iPhone's built-in camera and the future of mobile apps.
Software and Millennial Entitlement
February 12, 2012
The impact of millennial entitlement on enterprise software design.
Makers versus Viewers
February 12, 2012
Mimi Chun's perspective on the value of creation for makers versus the outcome for viewers.
February 12, 2012
The complicated relationship between Google and affiliates, and how Google sees most affiliates as bugs.
February 16, 2012
The complex legacy of Steve Jobs and his leadership style.
Location-Based Media
February 18, 2012
Pinwheel offers a new way to annotate the world around you, tapping into the potential of location-based media.
Blogger Evolved
February 26, 2012
Consideration about the evolution of blogging platforms and the impact of URL structure on the user experience and monetization.
February 26, 2012
Small doses of distraction can prompt the mind to work at a more creative level.
Designing a Global Map
February 27, 2012
The challenges and surprises in designing Google Maps.
Accepting the Uncomfortable
February 29, 2012
Marshall McLuhan's approach to accepting uncomfortable technological trends.
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