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Carfi recaps SXSW 2011

Posted on 16 Mar 2011 in Business Strategy | 2 comments

Recently hired Ant, Chris Carfi recaps his experience at SXSW 2011. This one is worth the watch/listen. That’s right, he’s so cool he added audio to his slides and posted the whole thing on Slideshare for our viewing pleasure. And because I love you, fine readers, I have embedded it below. An Ant’s Eye View […]

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SXSW as an API for industry collaboration

Posted on 15 Mar 2011 in Business Strategy | 0 comments

Exhausted. That’s about the only way I can describe how I feel after 6 days of SXSW Interactive. To be clear, this exhaustion doesn’t stem from the parties (I only attended a few…and was at home at midnight all weekend) or the 4,592,103 official panels they had this year (I only attended two, one of which is […]

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TED Talk: We are makers

Posted on 07 Feb 2011 in Business Strategy | 0 comments

Fantastic video about the future bringing us back to our past. Or at least I hope so.

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Great quote from the Hulu CEO

Posted on 03 Feb 2011 in Business Strategy | 0 comments

“History has shown that incumbents tend to fight trends that challenge established ways and, in the process, lose focus on what matters most: customers. Hulu is not burdened by that legacy.” – Jason Kilar, Hulu CEO

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Perhaps the greatest commercial of our generation

Posted on 03 Feb 2011 in Business Strategy | 5 comments

If you were a boy who grew up in the 70s and early 80s, you almost certainly tried to move objects with your mind thanks to Star Wars influence. To this day, I still dream of having such skills. So it was with great amusement that I watched this VW commercial. I also had to […]

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