PSFK Conference

PSFK Cool Hunt : May Originally uploaded by GuyBrighton If you live close to LA, then you are bound to want to check this out.The approach is to look at trends in the morning and then use the afternoon to find ways of applying new ideas to the emerging challenges. Now, if we can only convince Piers to run a PSFK conference in Sydney...

Why Won’t Armano Grow Up?

Victor doing the square peg in round hole thing Originally uploaded by tpleso Read this. Creativity is a funny thing. Similarly with innovation. It is that intangible quality or movement that we recognise when we see it or feel it … but find it difficult to systematise. And while there are whole industries dedicated to creativity and innovation and the...

Behind the Glasses

Behind Glass Walls Originally uploaded by Annadriel Last week I was interviewed by Clint Carroll from Behind the Glasses. Clint has a particular interest in technology and conversation, working for Novell, but also has a passion for cycling and even hybrid cars.A podcast of the interview is available here. We covered quite a lot of ground, from my interests in...

More is More

dig tree Originally uploaded by zorg_the_indivisible One of the things that I have come to appreciate through social media is that more is more. I mean this in direct opposition to the notion that “less is more” — where there is a suggestion that quality is a rare feature and that ideas or even commodities gain power through their...

Is Social Media in the Frame?

Air rifle target Originally uploaded by guvava There seems to be a rash of posts and articles today that draw a circle around some of the big social media questions. Yesterday I was following a little of the Andrew Keen discussion at the Sydney Morning Herald website and today I find the full text of the Web 2.0 discussion between Keen and David Weinberger....