After my last post I realized that I’ve been referring to a group of users as mobile influencers, but hadn’t defined them yet. Most of this is common sense but just in case . . . . These users are those that have an iPhone or Android and use them primarily for SMS or pushing …

If you live in Colorado you’ve seen them. They have: Short hair and long beards. Both ears pierced with heavy gauge earrings. At least 4 real tattoos; no barbed wire across the upper arm nonsense. Listen to bands like Lamb of God, Led Zeppelin and Johnny Cash. Spend most of their money on the best mountain bikes …

Link to The potential impact of Facebook on the world economy (video)

I briefly posted about the Facebook Project back in March and this is the latest video focusing on FB’s potential impact on the world economy. Enjoy!

I just saw this article on Yahoo! News and I think it’s obvious that Starbucks doesn’t “get it”. The article talks about various Starbucks locations in New York, that are covering up the AC outlets, so that people can’t stay there and utilize the Internet connection for extended periods of time. When I say that they dont …

This an old Newsweek article from February 27, 1995. The original article is here and I’m glad that Clifford was wrong. Hyper alert: Why cyberspace isn’t, and never will be, nirvana After two decades online, I’m perplexed. It’s not that I haven’t had a gas of a good time on the Internet. I’ve met great people and …

Link to comScore’s Social Essentials says go after the friends of fans on Facebook (video)

I just found this white paper by comScore’s new service Social Essentials featured on FastCompany. Check out the video below; sounds smart and I’m reading the white paper now!

When I was a young man, I pretty much had a comment for any and every situation. Although I believed this to be one of my many strengths, it wasn’t always appreciated. (Can you believe it!??!?!!?)  So much that my father told me one day that I reminded him of a type of tea that his girlfriend …

Link to Lie with My4SquareAlibi! (video)

Not sure how I missed this (My4SquareAlibi), but it actually works and the “product videos” are very funny. More videos with a less than family feel are here. Enjoy!

I got to see this presentation from @adamkleinberg of Traction a couple of weeks ago at Intuit. Great stuff! View more presentations from Traction

So . . . I’ve been collecting stats on the iPad as they roll in and I’m now convinced of several things The iPad is device emphasizing engagement: meaning because of it’s intuitive interface and the experience it affords, it’s inherently more compelling, on a biological level. (No joke. The keyboard and the mouse are …