You’ve seen the news that CVS, the national drug store chain, will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products by October 1. The move was lauded by health officials in and out of government, and has been the source of discussion on news shows this week: was it a principled decision or a shrewd business […]
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Steve Jobs was not an inventor like Thomas Edison or Benjamin Franklin, he was something perhaps more important than that. He was, to use an English term, “a tweaker.” He was a person who could take a pretty good idea and by the sheer force of his intellect and personality turn it into a fantastic idea.
It’s hard to hire an agency for innovation. The answer is to look for partners who can help you be lean in the planning process and agile in development.
Word comes that Yahoo is in the midst of developing a new “content platform” ironically code named Deadeye, which would amalgamate social and public content for the consumer from a range of explicit and implicit choices, and present all of this in some kind of UI that allows for browsing, alerts and curation. In other […]
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AMA & Aquent Webinar: The Fabulous Collision of Search and Social
Social networks and search engines are the two primary ways we seek and browse online for information and personal connections. Google and other search engines have seen huge amounts of traffic growing from social networks and are working frantically to take advantage of this transformation.
These two massive worlds of social networks and search are colliding, and this will change the Internet forever. Click here to watch this Webinar sponsored by the American Marketing Association and Aquent.
Video Worth Watching
Tim Malbon, founding partner at Made by Many in the UK, spoke at an IPA event about Agile and the philosophy of Made by Many. Video courtesy the IPA, originally uploaded by them on Vimeo.
Hans Rosling illuminates the challenges of world poverty with startling infographics:
Douglas Rushkoff of NYU explains why the Internet will destroy our economy--and why that's a good thing: