A Portal to Another Era

I stumbled upon this amazing video that’s reworked from footage from 1900 era England and Ireland. It’s captivating. [yframe...

Shutting the Windows

If we weren’t undergoing enough of a massive change in computing, ZD Net is declaring that the age of MS Windows is now over. Now, Microsoft could revive Windows 7 sales, or make Aero Windows 8.x’s interface, but from everything we can see about Windows...

Erin Hoffman: Not all geniuses treat you equal.

Eventually, the nearby associate jumped in and tried to bail Rupert out — by explaining that “those third party places aren’t electrostatic safe”, indicating the static band on his arm and saying “we all have to wear these special armbands because the electronics are...

Nicholas Fortugno discusses GDC 2013

A good overview of the trepidation underlying the yearly gathering of game developers. On the other hand, there was an unspoken layer of fear I couldn’t help notice. Everyone knew that Facebook was now completely locked up and that Zynga was hurting from an old...

Douglas Rushkoff’s Present Shock Manifesto

I’ve known Douglas for years, and he’s put together some thinking that is a challenging as it is fundamental to understanding the fundmental change that has occured since the turn of the century, and now he’s laying down a challenge:...