Recent posts

The Art of Failing

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I have a critical flaw - not being able to say no to helping out worthwhile projects get their technological house in order.

Open Source Society

7 minute read

This is a rough summary of my talk Tuesday night at DCWeek’s Hot Tech Trends.

The robots are coming

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A colleague and I have the first of two articles posted on FastCompany - discussing the role of automation in job creation – and destruction

Panels to support for an amazing SXSW 2012

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It’s not to early to start making sure that your SXSW 2012 experience is fully awesome. How you ask? Why, by voting for awesome panels to attend.

So - What Next?

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The events in London over the past few days have been deeply interesting in the wake of last month’s conversation on mobile and online activism during and af...

Vote for Economic Opportunity!

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Thanks to amazing work by eBay’s TOP team and Gray Productions, we have not one, but two fab widgets to help you vote for innovative market-based solutions t...

July 14: Citizen Media Day?

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If May 3rd gets to be World Press Freedom Day, then after today’s events, July 14 (in addition to already being Bastille Day) should be Citizen Media Day.