Why the Apple Watch Works

I don’t know about you, but I love watches and I own a few…my wife would say more than a few…. Some are simple, like the one I wear during the summer at the beach: waterproof, colorful rubber wristband, colorful face and dials, thick and sturdy – perfect for the task of taking my grandkids…

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A Day for Universal Connecting and Creativity

Unplug and reconnect… A soapbox I jump on – every once in a while – and a cause I truly believe in…passionately…in fact, more so after reading about the late Steve Jobs and his strong views on his children’s education. My view is that everyone should pick a “Sabbath” – a time – of some…

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Put a Ding on it, iPhone

“I want to put a ding in the universe.” Don’t we all? At least so I fantasize…. But that quote isn’t from me – it’s classic Steve Jobs. In fact, I’d argue that it’s a defining statement and a lens through which to judge Apple…. Bottom line from Jobs: that ding isn’t a fantasy, it’s…

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Home or Office?

Home or Office? Virtual or Physical? Face to Face or Hand in Hand…. Mobile vs. Static Productivity vs. Productivity vs. Savings vs. Investment vs. Lifestyle vs. Innovation and all vs. some inbred sense of entitlement that seems to have infused some in the workforce. As you have no doubt guessed, my subject is Yahoo! and…

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Viral and Values

It went viral. Was talked about – everywhere. Made headlines the world over. Has already generated millions upon millions upon millions of results on Bing and Google. Hundreds of thousands of people “Like” it and more importantly, hundreds of thousands have already shared it. And there are no cute little kittens, goofy dances or dancers,…

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Gamification

Gamification. It’s all about gamification – the future of all digital communications and of anything social resides in understanding that all outcomes can best be fulfilled by creating gaming engagements that lead to them. One day you might vote or fill out your tax forms through some sort of gaming platform – imagine determining the…

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