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

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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 figuring this out and maybe he’ll get all of his information. Enjoy!

Dennis Crowley of Foursquare at Le Web (video)

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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 changed.)
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What does the post-PC era mean? (video)

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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 computing “in the wild”. The iPad will be the true personal computing device – on...

It’s raining infographics

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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 found from the Tweeps I follow. I use...

Push your limits

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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 to evolve, what they’re really saying is that, you’re...

TEKSTartist

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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 client (who also happened to be a rather successful artist) noticed the work and...

Utilize the landscape you’re in (video)

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Are you B2B/B2C, product/service and/or online/brick & mortar with an online presence? No matter what you are, it’s important to be adept in the business landscape you occupy. You must remain agile and creative. This video embodies the needs of today’s business landscape. 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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