Innovation Is Only Skin Deep
Technology that once existed only in science fiction is now available in many consumers’ back pockets. Here’s a look at artificial intelligence, by the numbers.
Loyalty Is Its Own Reward
The future of wearables is tattoos; device usage by generation; the staggering projection for virtual reality sales; Amazon goes offline; and more.
Outside the Box
Infographic: A look at consumer loyalty and the benefit of rewards programs, by the numbers.
How Zappos delivers on its brand promise; a unique way to spread awareness for missing persons; what you don’t know about sourced traffic; and more.
Coca-Cola rolls out a global design scheme; the NBA steps up its ad game; Amazon’s play in the streaming category; the ideal length for mobile ads; and more.
A landmark study from the ANA on brand activation provides clarity to the term and some jaw-dropping statistics on just how big this segment of marketing truly is.
All Day I Dream About Space
Chase Field goes to the dogs; who consumers will share their wearables data with; an inspiring video from Expedia; what the Kellogg Co. is doing in India; quick facts; and more.
Now That’s a Wearable Device
Virgin Galactic and Adidas’s Y-3 shoot for the moon; how much worthless meetings really cost; the top 10 most-liked brands of 2015; quick facts; and more.
Fighting Prejudice One Can at a Time
Netflix puts a foot forward with another DIY project; GE shakes things up on Instagram; the countries with the fastest average Internet speeds; quick facts; and more.
Digital Advertising’s Blind Spot
Coca-Cola drops its branding; the striking news about Flash; upcoming events; quick facts; and more.
Infographic: A growing percentage of Internet users are adopting ad-blocking technology. That’s a problem for publishers, and it could soon be a problem for advertisers too.
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
McDonald’s switches gears; the ANA and AEF join forces; how VOD is trending; quick facts; and more.
Editorial On Boy Scouts
Infographic: When the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge went viral online in August of 2014, it caught the ALS Association a little off guard.
Selected Short Items
An editorial for HLNtv.com (a sister site of CNN) denouncing the Boy Scouts for an anti-inclusive policy and explaining why I returned my Eagle Scout award in protest.
5 Web Apps for Managing Your Parents' Computer Troubles
A collection of short travel items written for Continental magazine.
A Bend in the River
Five helpful tools to make your reality as the family IT manager a little easier.
Presents of Mind
The cover story for the final issue of Continental magazine.
Something for Everyone
The thoughtful gift is often the best gift of all.
The Green Movement
The annual gift guide for Continental magazine.
Infographic: The guide to the green movement.