They believe that being social will help them discover some gems. However, they...– Why many smart people are not social (7 stories to read this weekend)
Of particular interest to developers will be the new firmware which enables the...– Kinect for Windows – Building the Future - Kinect for Windows Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs
Things I like - Edition #643
People I like: Fred Wilson, venture capitalist, done right (hint: hands-on, passion, focus) James Governor, RedMonk founder, tech analyst done right (hint: smarts, passion & hands-on) Collette Ballou, tech PR the right way (hint: passion, hands-on)
Melbourne, I'm coming (back) to get you...
After 4 rewarding years*, the wife & I are leaving London and moving back home to Melbourne. And we’re leaving next week! We’re travelling home via a few north American cities throughout December, landing just in time for Christmas with family, and then arriving in Melbourne first thing in 2012. I’ll post some more thoughts over the next few days/weeks about things that...
Things I like - Edition #323
Things I like: Datasift - Twitter firehose made accessible for anyone (& on a good cost model too) Airbnb - yes, them. Shapeways - Custom Xmas presents anyone? Spare parts for broken household gadgets? Google Docs - the cloud done good SugarSync - another practical use of the cloud Crunch.co.uk - doing sml biz accounting the 2011 digital way (check out this T/Crunch article too from...
Two years ago, a Twitter recruiter contacted me. I went on to interview rounds...– On Leaving Twitter | gaarf.info
Although you don’t have to be accredited by an Accountancy body to practise in...– Want to be disruptive in business? Get a thick skin.
Designing to create a more peaceful hospital...
clairemca: Interesting ideas to use design in emergency rooms to create a more peaceful environment, primarily focused on keeping patients informed
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-13) →
Ben Howard (62) The Head And The Heart (49) Florence + The Machine (39) Gotye (19) The Lemonheads (16) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The company’s head of strategy said something fascinating to me: “I used to...– Constant innovation is needed to stay relevant in digital | Opinion | New Media Age
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-11-6) →
Gotye (24) The Head And The Heart (19) Florence + The Machine (17) The Lemonheads (12) Hauschka (11) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Glaciologists use different techniques to astronomers. It turns out that the...– From Bondi to the big bucks: the 28-year-old who’s making data science a sport
Having physical products with huge distribution (we’re practically in every...– A Love Letter from Brand Marketers to Silicon Valley (republished from Ad Age)
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-10-30) →
Lenny Kravitz (30) Ben Howard (30) The Head And The Heart (28) Death Cab for Cutie (14) The Brian Jonestown Massacre (9) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz