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Today it was announced that WePlay.com received major funding from Pequot Ventures in New York, a firm I have great great respect for and whose people I know and trust. AS I started to write this post, I admit I was very negative on this...

I finally got around to reading Avenue A Razorfish's 164 page 2008 Digital OutlookReport, and I must say that it's a great overview of pretty much everything that is happening where digital media and marketing is concerned. It was so good that it inspired me...

I'm sitting in the Denver airport on my way back to New York and I've just heard the awful news that Goldman Sachs, yes, Goldman Sachs, is going to lay off 15% of its workforce. This is obviously horrible news - Goldman is the marquee...

One of our favorite bands here at Indaba is Jukebox the Ghost, and I wanted to congratulate them on their big new publishing deal! We were lucky enough to celebrate them with them down at SXSW (plus Seth, their manager and our former Indaba intern). ...

We just got Guitar Hero here at Indaba (it was a birthday present from someone special) and I can legitimately say that it might ruin my life. I now understand what all the fuss is about - it's A LOT of fun to play. I...

I don't think I blogged about it but a few months ago the Republican Party of NY called me saying I had won some kind of award for support of the ideals and candidates of the party. My laughter made it clear that they had...

In the morning, we learned that original ideas for the internet date back to the 1830s...

The highlight from yesterday (our 2nd day down here at SXSW) had to be meeting Bela Fleck and seeing the world premier of his documentary film, Throw Down Your Heart (co-produced with his brother). Bela is one of our favorite musicians (and people) at Indaba;...

Although I consider my parents to be pretty hip when it comes to technology (see my mom quoted in Wired for evidence), I must confess that I do think conversations with them about the internet and particularly about social technologies often reveal generational gaps in...