Archive for March, 2009

Barclays bank, the real indoor pirates

Saturday, March 28th, 2009Recently I posted The indoor pirates @ Communities Dominate Brands, of particular relevance... A friend of mine interviewed the No.4 of a high street bank. This bankers view, was that governments need banks, and so recent circumstances won't change much. You ...

Creating economic value in; content, social communication and Mobility

Friday, March 27th, 2009Was the guts of Gerd Leonhards presentation at the Nokia Siemens Transformation conference in Cologne this week.Fascinating stuff, and I was very glad that we got to shake hands and have a good chat too.Gerds argument is that the global ...

The rise of the conversation society

Friday, March 27th, 2009You might say we have always been a conversation society, and with that comes in English anyway, the term 'polite society' or indeed the 'chattering classes.' However there is something more supercharged about the conversation society today.We have become; connected, ...

Good journalism is not only supported by advertising

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009BBC Radio 4's Media show covers the issues facing how one finances journalism, that I discussed earlier today.John Naughton makes the point that however, that newspapers cannot be simply equated with good quality journalism. And Polly Toynbee supported this point ...

Transformation in Cologne

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009Tomorrow I am speaking at a Nokia Siemens event in Cologne on TransformationTransformation, what is transformation? Transformation represents change and change is the means, by which the future enters our lives. It doesn’t knock or ring the doorbell. It simply, ...

Currency of information – the future of newspapers

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009The future of newspapers is a bit like climate change: there are now far fewer ‘old-media’ deniers. said Alan RushbridgerIn December last year I wroteI predict we will see newspapers fail, the economic downturn is the final scene in this ...

Social Media Marketing

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009'Social Media Marketing' is the start of a conversation about marketing communications using social media forms, including internet sites and mobile telecommunication sources. The book discusses the importance of data and analytics both in helping to monetize these media, and ...

A deeper dive into social communication analytics

Saturday, March 21st, 2009I thought that if some of you might be interested in a deeper dive into social data analytics, and social marketing intelligence, this link might be of interest. Especially when today the rules of marketing are being rewritten.

Think Mobile

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009Today, I find myself leaving Austin Texas, and flying to New York to speak at the Think Mobile event 18th - 19th March at the New Yorker hotel. I am chairing a panel around this topic...Monetization with Mobile Social Media Currencies ...

sxsw flickr and beyond

Sunday, March 15th, 2009YouTube says that they now get 13 hours of audio-visual content uploaded every minute of every day.

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