Apps on TVs
November 02, 2011
The complexities of the television industry and the challenges of internet distribution.
A Look Back at Fukishima
November 08, 2011
A look back at the coverage of the Fukushima disaster and media's short attention span.
Being a Market Leader
November 19, 2011
The role of market leaders in building categories and the influence of brands as publishers.
November 28, 2011
Exploring the tools successful people use to get the job done.
Highly Variable Product
February 06, 2012
The dynamics of creating online content and the shift in importance of quality.
February 18, 2012
Pinwheel offers a new way to annotate the world around you, tapping into the potential of location-based media.
Idiots & Taking the Long View
January 07, 2013
Daniel Mendelsohn discusses the cultural critic's role in the age of technology and the enduring significance of Marshall McLuhan's individual-focused perspective.
The Science of Trolls
January 12, 2013
The impact of negative online comments on public perception of science.
January 30, 2013
A discussion of McLuhan's approach to media theorizing in the context of new media.
Being Part of the Story
April 20, 2013
The obsession with being involved in the spread of news rather than the content itself.
Borges and Sharknado
July 30, 2013
Borges and the Sharknado Problem: questioning the need for a 2-hour movie when a short story or a two-minute trailer might suffice.
August 05, 2013
The impact of global media on time and audience when consuming content online.
December 22, 2014
The printing press had unanticipated effects, leading to a surge in demand for spectacles and contributing to the scientific revolution.