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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Jason’s email

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OK, just finished. Here’s my take. Users don’t want to be sold to. So Enablement is out unless it comes wrapped . People do still get pissed about data, even though we all expect it’s happening anyway. And #3 is already happening… sort of. Their approach with “Reddit Gold” where users essentially gift one another premium access to the site for leaving positive...

RIP Gene Wilder

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This man was an awesome combination of warmth and insanity. His roles in Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein are brilliance personified.

RIP Muhammad Ali

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It’s bittersweet to see this man go. He’s been trapped in his body for so long it was difficult at times to accept the fact that he was still alive. He’s the most eloquent athlete I’ve ever seen. There will never be another like one like him. A true warrior poet. Rest in peace

RIP Lemmy

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Ian Fraser Kilmister – aka Lemmy – died today. He’s the father of heavy metal and a perfect example of what I refer to as a vocal instrumentalist. He didn’t “sing”. His voice (and his bass) were the bludgeoning instruments of Motorhead. He was a hard drinking, chain smoking, unapologetic, remorseless,  rock star. I never got a chance to see him live and other...

SxSWi 2016

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Last year, I was on a flight from Austin to Denver, frustrated that I was unable to attend more sessions at SxSWi. It was my first year and I was overwhelmed by the quantity/quality of information. I had attended 4 days of sessions from 9am to 5pm and still only scratched the surface. As I sipped yet another Coke, I thought to myself; “I need an army.” Then one of the many voices in...

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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