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A blog and links to articles that look at product and marketing trends and ideas in the technology and media spaces. And other random stuff that I think about.

With 5 Short Words, the CEO of Southwest Just Made an Announcement No Other Airline Will Even Try

Inc.com--It's kind of insane that they do these things. But they're going to keep doing them anyway.
July 30, 2018 Go to Inc.com

Netflix Still Isn't Fully Acknowledging Looming Competition From Disney

The Motley Fool--Disney is entering the streaming space swinging next year, but Netflix still doesn't seem overly concerned.
July 30, 2018 Go to The Motley Fool

3 Graphic Design Tips for Non-Designers

Content Marketing Institute--Discover how typography, color, and white space can drastically improve the efficacy of visual content – Content Marketing Institute
July 30, 2018 Go to Content Marketing Institute

Unleashing the power of small, independent teams

McKinsey & Company--Small, independent teams are the lifeblood of the agile organization. Top executives can unleash agile teams by driving ambition, removing red tape, and helping managers adjust to new norms.
July 30, 2018 Go to McKinsey & Company

Facebook's 'downvote' system begins rolling out wider in US-here's how it works

Ars Technica--Includes clear dictate to "demote" comments that are "uncivil or irrelevant."
July 29, 2018 Go to Ars Technica

10 ways to extend your Android phone battery life | ZDNet

ZDNet--With a few simple tricks, which are already in your Android smartphone, you can get hours more life from your device.
July 29, 2018 Go to ZDNet

Has Zuckerberg, like Frankenstein, lost control of the monster he created? | John Naughton

the Guardian--The Facebook CEO holds all the power within his company. His ambivalence about wielding it may point to a worrying malaise
July 29, 2018 Go to the Guardian

5 Examples of Original Research in Content Marketing: How to Be the Primary Source

Orbit Media Studios--Content comes in all shapes and sizes. Helpful how-tos, webinars, whitepapers, roundups and rants. But original research is one type of content that crushes almost anything else you can publish. Here are 5 ways to win with data.
July 28, 2018 Go to Orbit Media Studios

Record-breaking solid state memory stores data at 100 times the density of Blu-ray

newatlas--A new technique can store bits as single hydrogen atoms, reaching a data density a thousand times greater than commercially available magnetic and solid-state drives.
July 28, 2018 Go to newatlas

7 Proven Ways Meditating Prepares You for Success

Entrepreneur--Meditation does for your brain what exercise does for your body.
July 27, 2018 Go to Entrepreneur