Posts filed under “Technology”

Wired: Disruptive By Design

I’ve attended Wired’s Disruptive By Design conferences, and they are always top notch.

Here is the Conference Digital White Paper, with highlights from the WIRED Business Conference on June 14, at the Morgan Library in New York City.

This White Paper features a summary of each session, where various business execs, including Howard Schultz, Frederick Smith, Vivian Schiller, Steve Case, William Bratton, Mark Pincus, Caterina Fake, Clay Shirky, Bre Pettis, Eric Cahill, and Chris Anderson, discussed how disruption can energize business today.

You can watch any of the sessions at Fora.tv

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WIRED Business Conference White Paper 2010

Category: Technology, Think Tank

The Creators Project: ART+COM (Joachim Sauter)

Location: Berlin, Germany Profession: Artist, designer, filmmaker, professor Label: ART+COM Website: JoachimSauter.com Notables: Founder of new media conglomerate ART+COM; installations such as the Kinetic Sculpture for BMW and the interactive Duality public exhibit in Tokyo

Category: Technology, Weekend

iPhone4 vs HTC Evo

Funny, NSFW video, made by a Best Buy employee. Best Buy fired him, because they said it shed a bad light on sales practices at Best Buy. They eventually offered him his job back. Perhaps they should “develop a “sense of humor.” >

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The response is after the jump . . .

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Category: Humor, Technology, Weekend

How Google Works

Weekend chart porn, via PPC Blog: >

Category: Digital Media, Technology

Bill G. vs Crazy Professor

The full versus series is here. Hat tip James B

Category: Humor, Technology, Weekend

Modern History of Communication

Dataviz provides us with our infoporn today, in the vein of the history of the telephonic info: >

Category: Digital Media, Technology

Geeks Blame the FCC for iPhone 4 Antenna Problems

AntennaSys, which specializes in “antenna design, integration and consulting” has the single best explanation of how cell phone antennas have evolved. It also is the best description of how this has impacted the iPhone 4.0 antennae issues — PC Mag, Gizmodo, Engadget — we have seen to date: “The FCC puts strict limits on the…Read More

Category: Technology

Digital Nostalgia

Digital Nostalgia work commissioned for Wired Italy.  (March 2010 issue). via Behance Network

Category: Technology, Weekend

How the World Spends it Time Online

Via Visual Economics

Category: Technology, Weekend

Apple’s iPad Competition

Nice infographic, via Vizworld: click for ginormous graphic

Category: Digital Media, Technology