What will it take for the Web to work on TV?

Part I: Better Bookmark and URL Entry There are numerous speculative articles out about where television is heading, particularly its tenuous but growing relationship with social media. This post is taking a different approach. What will TV itself have to do, from a user and browsing experience to succeed? This is post one of two. […]

Platform Pet Peeves

Lately I’ve noticed what seems to me to be sloppy user experience design (UXD) in many of the apps I use. If the mistakes were on small, indie apps that lack the budget for a User Experience Designer or an Information Architect, I could let these go (although why are you building apps if you […]

When you say X, you really mean Y

When You Say… All I hear is… "We’re the leading social media app developer…" "We’ve weaseled into large client meetings, but have yet to bag one" "We’re market leaders in social media ROI" "We just figured out what ROI stands for from an article in Mashable" "We’re looking to expand our horizons…" "You have money […]

What’s Hot (and Not) in Social Media

What's Hot (and Not) in Social Media View more presentations from Dave Linabury.

An Internet Guide for Baby Boomers

Dear Baby Boomers, It’s time you learn to talk about the Internet intelligently. Seriously. You’re really embarrassing the rest of us every time we hear you say, “The Google” or “all those Facebooks”. Here’s a quick, but handy guide to get you up to speed with the rest of the planet so you won’t have […]

The Mini Cooper Effect

Everyone loves Mini Coopers. Even among the most jaded consumers, you’ll be hard pressed to find someone who actively hates Minis. So it will come as little surprise to anyone that social sentiment surrounding the Mini Cooper will be overwhelmingly positive. That said, Mini is not the best-selling car. While everyone loves them and has […]

Bitcoin is the new black (market)

Just as the Internet forever changed (some say destroyed) publishing, a digital currency known as Bitcoin threatens to change forever the way we do banking. Bitcoin is the first digital currency that is distributed via P2P network. No bank is required between the coin owner and whomever they are dealing with. Decentralization is the basis […]