We live in a time where patience is in scarce supply, connectivity and speed is expected if not demanded and our attention spans are shrinking. There is a tradeoff for every “advancement” we make. I have been in the technology industry for over 30 years with leading high-tech firms and I believed that we could […]Read more "The Impact Of The Man + Machine Revolution"
Google is in the process of “Soft Launching” a project they are calling Google+ this week. They are careful not to call it a product release yet since I don’t think they want that kind of intense review of the offering yet. It has been selectively released and they are already overwhelmed with the amount […]Read more "Google Launches Yet Another Social Platform Called Google +"
Let me start with the unthinkable – What if Facebook were to go away? What would people do with those hours a day spent posting, updating and sharing of vacation pictures? Would they all shift to a new platform? If so what platform would it be? YouTube, MySpace, Plaxo? Where would they all go? Don’t worry, […]Read more "What Would You Do if There Was No Facebook?"
This month I spoke to a group of 400 + marketers at the San Diego Interactive Day event on the topic called Digital Convergence – Are You Ready? it was focused on Emerging Media and the fundamental changes underway in marketing and the overall business landscape primarily driven by recent disruptive developments in technology (Social & Mobile) and more importantly in the cultural psyche […]Read more "Marketing Convergence – Are You Ready?"
Google launched Buzz for Mobile which has some great Social Networking features allowing you to make social Network status updates through the Google Mobile voice recognition capabilties. It also adds a new dimension of Google Search relavance to Buzz status update posts by introducing the factor of destination. Letting people know where you are when […]Read more "Google Launches Buzz for Mobile"
Top 10 Video Ad campaigns – Check out the top 10 Video Ad Campaings and Viral Videos at ThinkConversation.com. Also find the latest Social Media Success Stories, Social Marketing research and tips.Read more "Top 10 Video Ad Campaigns For February"
Google launched a new Social platform called Buzz this week, squarely taking on the dominance of Twitter in the micro-blogging space and Facebook in the Social destination space. Buzz is more than just micro-blogging though it takes the conversation metaphor to a new level by integrating directly into Gmail which takes a major step towards making Buzz both a social and […]Read more "Google Launches “Buzz” Taking on Twitter & Facebook"