Innovation

It's A Blog World After All

An article from Fast Company. Blogs were once the domain of angst-ridden teens and doomed presidential candidates. But the likes of Verizon, IBM, Microsoft, and Dr. Pepper are all climbing on the blogwagon. Turns out, Web logs are a nifty knowledge-management tool. And companies also see them as a promising medium for advertising (naturally). To me the big breakthrough about ...

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National tests the blog-o-sphere

Our own Mike Mitchell and Nathan Grey had a meeting with one of bloggings leading lights, Joi Ito, last week. They exchanged ideas about blogging and the ACS. Joi blogged the meeting on his site and asked for comments. If you read Ito’s post make sure you read the comments that follow.

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SXSW

SXSW It’s that time again. SXSW is coming to Austin from March 12-21. But more importantly is the Interactive Portion of SXSW. Whether your specific area of expertise is design, content, blogging, usability, copyright, streaming media, gadgets, or programming, you will find yourself inspired and invigorated by the wealth of new ideas you learn from the top minds who converge ...

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Should FI Center "Google" best ideas?

Google, a company that doesn’t let grass grow under its feet, keeps an internal list of “top 100 ideas” generated by its staff. The top execs at Google track the list. Google’s co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, addressing a technology conference in Monterey, California, on Saturday, said they encourage their employees to pursue their own ideas and projects. The ...

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