Posts Categorized: Friday’s Finds

technology, change, and us

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. Innovation vs. (social) copying [without innovators to copy, none of us can learn socially] Another attribute of the most successful strategies is that they are parasitic. This is the essence of social learning –… Read more »

listening and learning

Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. Buzzfeed – Anecdoche (n): “A conversation in which everyone is talking but nobody is listening.” – via @lombardi_gloria @JesseLynStoner – “Cooperation, like respect, is often assumed. And in reality, ignored.” @AllisonEck – The best… Read more »

sense-making friday

[Almost] Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. Manage your time like Google invests its resources: 70/20/10 via @reuvengorsht Designers: 70% on the visual specs for upcoming features, 20% exploring new features, and 10% on wireframes for entirely new concepts/styles. Engineers:… Read more »

gatekeepers of truth

Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. “Zen pretty much comes down to 3 things – everything changes; everything is connected; pay attention.” – Jane Hirshfield – via @jhagel

on understanding media

Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. @EskoKilpi – “The Internet is the first communication environment that decentralises the financial capital requirements of production” @goonth – “The web hasn’t been democratized, contrary to popular belief. But it is definitely heading in… Read more »

Friday’s Finds #240

Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. @ericgarland – “Humility is often painful, but arrogance is always fatal.” “The very reason I write is so that I might not sleepwalk through my entire life.” – Zadie Smith – via @ShaunCoffey

economics for our time

Every fortnight I collate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. I call these Friday’s Finds. @johnrobb – “If you don’t own bots, bots will own you. Bots (software and hardware) are the capital & labor of the future in one package.” @goonth – “If people don’t know how to… Read more »