Archive for April, 2008

Gutenberg and Flow

Saturday, April 26th, 2008So I posted about Flow and then GutenbergOf course Gutenberg was the first to unleash the flow of knowledge, ideas and communication.Today the projection looks like thisThe unleashing of such data flows are the equivalent to ...

Opening the doors of the modern age

Saturday, April 26th, 2008Johannes Gutenberg was indeed the key to opening the door of the modern age.I watched a programme last night presented by Stephen Fry taking us through the story of printing and its father Johannes Gutenberg.Stephen Fry asks why ...

Flow

Friday, April 25th, 2008I was speaking to a good friend of mine earlier this week about the concept of FLOWIt is one of the principles of EngagementAdam asked me where I had got to with the idea of flow - ? ...

The Age of Unreason in the Age of Networks

Thursday, April 24th, 2008I came across this today A book and idea which requires some reflectionanti-rational government is not the product of a Machiavellian plot by ?Washington? but is the inevitable result of ?an overarching crisis of memory and ...

Mash-ups for the masses: Storming the bastille 2008

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008Intel wants to make the whole Web editable, just like a single Wikipedia page.The chip giant on Tuesday will make a beta available of Intel Mash Maker , a free browser extension that allows users to modify ...

Advertising – social media – google and myspace

Monday, April 21st, 2008How google screwed up the myspace deal proclaims Wired.Lots of smart people are trying to figure out how to monetize social networks. It's no easy feat: Even if millions of people log on to Facebook twice ...

On the origin of Social Media and Advertising

Friday, April 18th, 2008Read it hereThough Mark Selby speaking at Forum Oxford today says its not UGC - It is in fact Collaborative Social Media and I buy that.UGC - for advertisers USER read CONSUMER - faceless ...

How do I reach Jan Chipchase @ Nokia and why is Apple so bad? [2]

Thursday, April 17th, 2008I posted on Nokia's ethnographic research and used a Wired article as an example of 2 different ways of approaching product designAnd David Clark commentedIts important to note that Apple doesn't shun user research ...

Radio Remix

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008Radiohead is a band that has given me countless hours of pleasure. At Radio 1 recently - whoever was hosting the show did their own version of Nude a Radiohead song as a remix. here's he link to ...

How do I reach Jan Chipchase @ Nokia and why is Apple so bad?

Monday, April 14th, 2008If you need to reach Jan Chipchase, the best, and sometimes only, way to get him is on his cellphone. The first time I spoke to him last fall, he was at home in his apartment in Tokyo. ...

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