No such thing as spare time.

No such thing as free time.

No such thing as downtime.

All you got is life time.

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   -Henry Rollins

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Chatbots are harder than you think (video)

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After watching the video above, you’re probably thinking: Sounds easy. Too easy . . . and you’d be right! Chatbots are the shallow end of the AI pool but never underestimate how quickly a simple conversation can go off the rails. This tool could be a great start but as you suspect there are several things to consider. Start with a clear use case – Use cases are essentially...

Fin (video)

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Venmo Founder Andrew Kortina and Facebook’s former Product VP Sam Lessin have launched a new “full” personal assistant called Fin. (Think Jarvis in Iron Man.) Pricing options are here and if you’re a Product Hunt member, you can pay per request.

Billy Corgan on Joe Rogan’s podcast (video)

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I saw Smashing Pumpkins WAY back on December 14th in 1991. They were opening for The Red Hot Chilis along with Pearl Jam and it was the last date of the tour. Lots of stage diving. I’ve had Eddie Vedder on my head! This is an amazing podcast. A painfully introspective/transparent Billy Corgan talks about the challenges of being an authentic artist in the music business. Yes. The video is...

Introducing Amazon AI Services!

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This is fake news Announcing Amazon’s Artificial INtelligence Services! Less than a year ago, Amazon launched its AI services for developers and we currently have many of the world’s most successful businesses, using our platform. Today, Amazon is refining their service and making it available to its “front-of-house” customers. Marketers, sales, customer experience...

A recipe for running a successful association

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This post is for associations that are in emerging industries with niche expertise. I’ve had clients that want to tap into social media but the nature of their business makes it a challenge. I often recommend that they tap into professional associations within their industry and then develop a content strategy that makes sense. (Associations should be thought of as niche social networks...

I’m an Associate Teaching Professor of Digital Marketing at the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver. I also consult with startups and established brands. I’m currently focused on artificial intelligence, cognitive neuroscience and culture. I am married to an amazing woman and have two incredible children. I was raised in Colorado and spend my free time with family, cycling, snowboarding and going to the Pacific Ocean to SCUBA dive + surf. I’m passionate about architecture, design, street art, photography and the art that tattooing has evolved into.

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