No such thing as spare time.

No such thing as free time.

No such thing as downtime.

All you got is life time.


   -Henry Rollins

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Twitter is Delivering on the Promise of Niche Social Networks


For those of you living under a very heavy rock, buried deep underground, there is this service called Twitter which has recently garnered a lot of attention. It uses what is called “micro-blogging” (140 characters or less) to tell others that follow you, what you’re up to. A personal RSS feed. Very simple idea and even though we are just at the beginning of this phenomenon...

Someone Needs a Girlfriend!


My site was hacked last night. Why would someone hack my site?!?!? I don’t have a million viewers. I’m not Michael Arrington. I haven’t pissed anyone off . . lately (that I’m aware of). So if you’re accessing this site with IE; you won’t see the difference. If you’re accessing it with Firefox, Chrome or Safari it declares this site as an attack site and...

The Corporate Social Graph: The Scorpion and the Frog


It has been a while since I posted about the Corporate Social Graph and felt it was time for an update with a focus on transparency. The overarching premise of the CSG is that online businesses are expected to behave more like individuals and that they need to inhabit social outposts on the Internet (abiding to the established behaviors of that venue), in the end building a social graph for that...



Convergence is a term that gets thrown around quite a bit and just to be sure we’re all on the same page, I went to Webster’s and found this: The merging of distinct technologies, industries, or devices into a unified whole. That’s pretty clear and I’m willing to bet that this definition was not included 10 years ago. I wanted to take a minute and talk about various forms...

My Own Little Slice of Facebook


Tonight was the first night that Facebook users (that aren’t celebrities), could get thier own personalized URL. In a fit of “nerding out”, I was logged in and watching the countdown. When the clock struck 10:01, the screen reloaded and I was given the option to select my URL.  Facebook made this very easy and please feel free to join me at !

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.