No such thing as spare time.

No such thing as free time.

No such thing as downtime.

All you got is life time.

Go.

   -Henry Rollins

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The history of the gif (video)

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This is a great video about the history of gifs. As a marketer it’s interesting to see how artful they can be while generating some real traction in the name of content marketing. I haven’t had a chance to use Cinemagram but plan on it after seeing some of these examples. Check out the artists at 4:14. Amazing. Enjoy!

Couple. An app for . . . couples (video)

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My wife and I are pretty geeky and this app simply aggregates that geekiness into one interface. Couple breaks out media into formats similar to Tumblr. Text, images, video, audio, “thinking of you”, share location, create/send a sketch, sketch together and something called a Thumbkiss. (You put your thumb on the screen at the same time as your significant other and the screen changes...

Flipboard could own Social TV

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On the off-chance you’ve been living under a rock, Flipboard is this amazing tool that allows you to aggregate your social feeds – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Tumblr, SoundCloud, Vimeo, etc – into one, intuitive interface. It’s a really an amazing experience and now has around 20 million users. On the off-chance that there is a rock on top of the rock...

Connecting (video)

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Let’s get one thing straight before you watch this video. Usability – also known as interaction design – IS marketing. It’s an inbound/on-demand world and if you get in your customer’s way: You’ve failed.
This is an amazing video (18 minutes and worth every second) that highlights some of the impacts of the Post-PC era and touches on a Post-digital world. Enjoy!

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, biking, snowboarding and going to the Pacific Ocean to SCUBA dive and/or surf. I'm passionate about architecture, design, street art, photography and the art that tattooing has evolved into.

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