March 5, 2015

Gary Vaynerchuk at Launch: Traditional media holding on for dear life

by JD Lasica

Gary Vaynerchuk at Launch: “We adore human interaction.” (Photo by JD Lasica) There were lots of remarkable moments at the eighth Launch Festival, which ended a three-day run Wednesday at Fort Mason in San Francisco: Investor legend Peter Thiel exhorting entrepreneurs to find a space and “create a monopoly.” Pundit Glenn Beck declaring, “We don’t need the media. I trust … Continue reading

January 5, 2015

Trends for 2015: Light apps, unbundled experiences

by Ayelet Noff

These days, the latest trend is apps becoming ‘‘light.’’ With unbundling becoming a growing trend, we’re starting to see more and more specialized apps with unique advantages. Continue reading

November 11, 2014

5 big ideas for Social UX success

by JD Lasica

Social UX is what you get when you combine social media and the user experience. Here are five ideas on how to implement social UX in your website development. Continue reading

January 30, 2014

Does your website suck? Let us count the ways!

by Chris Abraham

Chances are you haven’t updated your website architecture in several years. A lot has happened in the past few years — time to upgrade in a big way. And not just technology, usability, interfaces, accessibility, or interface, but also content. Continue reading

January 23, 2014

What the first ever Google Glass-powered interview says about the future of tech

by Ayelet Noff

The most exciting aspect about tech, for me at least, is the exponential nature of technological change. We can see this in the big tech changes of the past 100 years. A century ago, the big technological change came from the invention of cars and planes, 70 years ago it was TV, 40 years ago the personal computer. Now, the … Continue reading

November 8, 2013

PEER mixes the best of LinkedIn & video chat

by Ayelet Noff

PEER, a new networking service, is centered around real-time video conversations. It helps you find other users that are relevant for your networking purposes and guides you to start a video conversation with them. Continue reading