Am I God, or is it me on Facebook?

“How many of you have 500 friends or more? 750 or more? More than 1,000? OK – if you have more than 2,000, keep your hands up.  Now, how many of them will pick you up at the airport?” Nervous laughter follows – with many knowing nods of the head…point made. The above is one…

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Bald Cats, Putin, Homer and Algorithms

“Read Homer’s The Iliad and The Odyssey and try and figure out why they’re still being read, searched for, turned into movies or (digibabble) digital video content.” The above was my reply to a question I was asked on a recent panel about what young creative types should do today to better prepare themselves for…

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The Race to be Wrong — Is it Right??

reddit, its (r)editors and “old-fashioned” media channels all took negative hits during the recent tragic Boston bombing and its frantic aftermath. Interestingly enough, if you cut through the digibabble and pontificating punditry, the issue is actually the same – the need we have to provide the scoop – to be the first – to have…

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