If you’ve read this blog for any length of time (and I hope you have and If you have I owe you $5), you know that I love maps. I believe that maps are incredible ways to show information and could be a great way to know someone. I’m  a huge fan of using Google …

Link to Funny use of augmented reality from China (video)

My wife sent this to me and I’m not entirely sure how they do this but it’s funny to see the people’s response. Enjoy!

Link to What does Facebook know about Max Schrems of Vienna? (video)

I think of privacy like I think of the tooth fairy. I believed it existed when I was younger but then I grew up and realized that there really is no such thing. (Maybe I can put some money under my pillow for some privacy!) It looks like Max Schrems is on his way to …

I didn’t see it (since I’m unfortunately not in Paris) but I guess the CEO of Forrester proclaimed Foursquare dead at Le Web. This is an interview from the WSJ right after the incident. (I don’t believe Foursquare is dead but I do think that now the masses are joining that their target audience has …

People have been talking about us entering a post-PC era for a while. With the rise of the smartphone and the iPad, it’s finally happening but it and it doesn’t mean that the PC is dead. It simply means that the PC will be the primary device for work while the smartphone will be for …

Link to Social media now (video)

I’ve been afraid to turn on Tweetdeck lately. (Nope. Not being stalked by a troll. I know. I’m sad about it to.) Over the last month, I’ve been overwhelmed with the amount of valuable infographics. (Don’t believe me? Click here for Twitter/infographic search results.) The left side of my desktop is littered with infographics I’ve …

I’ve posted about eBay moving towards commerce anywhere (at Amazon’s expense) and recently theorized that Amazon would start opening stores. Looks like eBay beat them to it!. Enjoy!

Link to Push your limits

We keep hearing about how businesses need to evolve to take advantage of the mobile & social revolution and rest assured; I agree. But this comment lacks a necessarily level of granularity. i.e. Q. What are businesses comprised of? A. Businesses are primarily made up of people. So when you hear that businesses are going to have …

Link to TEKSTartist

He was in a client meeting. As the client talked about their vision of the company and the importance of their project, he drew some structured yet seemingly random lines and shapes on the corner of his note pad. He was, in fact, paying attention but found that because of his “insane” ADD, it helped him focus. The …