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13 Posts

May, 2012 Posts

What Ecosystem?
May 03, 2012
The evolution of the Apple ecosystem under Scott Forstall.
Super Bowl Ads Work
May 14, 2012
Evidence that Super Bowl ads are effective, as demonstrated by GoDaddy's success.
Baby Platypus
May 16, 2012
NBA player JaVale McGee's prank involving a pet platypus and the media's response.
On Facebook, Intent and Marketing
May 16, 2012
Exploring the potential of Facebook marketing and the role of intent in advertising.
My Favorite Marketing(ish) Articles
May 22, 2012
A collection of marketing-related articles that have inspired thinking in the space.
1.5 Years of Percolate
May 24, 2012
Reflections on 1.5 years of building a company, including the importance of milestones, co-founders, and active management.
An American Revolutionary
May 27, 2012
Detailed New Yorker article about American soldier in Cuban revolution.
Sporting Stuff
May 27, 2012
A collection of interesting sports-related tidbits and quotes.
Oldsmobile Rocket 88 and Other Gibson Memories
May 28, 2012
William Gibson's childhood memories and early influences on science fiction.
David Grann
May 28, 2012
Praise for David Grann's writing and an appreciation for a memorable sentence.
Thoughts on Games
May 28, 2012
Exploring various perspectives and insights on video games and gamification.
Politically Correct
May 29, 2012
A discussion on the use of language by liberals and conservatives, including an interesting anecdote about science fiction in the Soviet Union.
The Safety of Brands
May 31, 2012
The changing nature of brand accountability in the digital age.
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