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18 Posts

March, 2012 Posts

The Map Business
March 01, 2012
The emergence of map API services and Foursquare's switch to OpenStreetMap and MapBox.
Gendered Tech
March 01, 2012
The unequal distribution of technology across gender lines.
Where Are my Highlights?
March 04, 2012
The desire for a highlighting feature in the new Readability iOS app.
No Buts
March 04, 2012
Bloomberg's styleguide bans the word 'but' from its stories.
New News
March 05, 2012
Evan Williams discusses the lack of tools to surface old content in a News.me interview.
Agencies + Startups?
March 06, 2012
Rei Inamoto's take on the need for agencies to emulate startups.
NFL Solidarity and Bounties
March 06, 2012
Debate over the Saints bounty story and its implications on NFL player solidarity.
Programming vs Making Stuff
March 06, 2012
Teaching code by helping people make things, rather than focusing on programming details.
Talking About Brands and Content
March 06, 2012
The shift in creating content for brands in a real-time environment.
Reviving likemind
March 13, 2012
Reviving likemind to bring together people from different industries for idea sharing.
After the Slash
March 14, 2012
The power of Facebook in advertising and its impact on Google.
The Bigger Picture
March 18, 2012
Putting the football incident in a broader context.
Share a Link, Buy a Bracelet
March 18, 2012
The downside of oversimplified mass movements that rely on easy tasks to save lives.
The Curation Debate
March 18, 2012
Debate about content curation, source crediting and more.
What can designers bring to organizations?
March 19, 2012
The importance of broad-minded designers with solid structural sensibilities for organizational success.
March 19, 2012
A different perspective on free agency in the NFL and its possible applications to business.
The Paths of Picle
March 28, 2012
Exploring the future of the Picle app and the paths it can take.
The Value of Argument
March 29, 2012
The importance of a co-founder you can argue productively with.
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