//Tag:Google

Not only a solid tech development for Comic Books – an opportunity for more compelling Storytelling.

Google has developed new functionality to simplify comic book consumption on small devices - something that has been a challenge due to the dynamic way in which comic books and graphic novels are laid out. By turning the phone to landscape, a viewer can more easily scroll through the reading experience as described in the Android [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:32:58+00:00 November 17th, 2015|Innovation, Product Development|0 Comments

Navigating the Space Between Idea and Verb

There have been many companies that have launched and succeeded (or failed) who would have dreamed of their company name or product becoming a commonly used noun, or even better, a verb.  People refer to facial tissues as Kleenex, soda pop as Coke and, within the past decade, taken on Google as a verb meaning [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:33:53+00:00 April 7th, 2014|Ruminations|0 Comments

What’s Up With Narrow-Mindedness When Judging Technology Firms?

With the brewing storm of excitement/dismay/wonder surrounding Facebook's acquisition of What's App, the disconnect between expectations for - or public perception about - large conglomerates and new technology business seems to have widened. Much has been discussed about melding What's App into Facebook's interface or bringing advertising into What's App's in or just a Big [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:34:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2014|Ruminations|0 Comments

The End Of Search?

A version of the end of Search is what Google's Amit Singhal presented at Google I/O. And, while the implications can certainly scare or annoy many, there are just as many that are excited about its implications. But, there are considerably fewer who can begin to fully comprehend the possibilities. Of those few, I can bet [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:34:52+00:00 May 17th, 2013|Ruminations|0 Comments

Enough With The “Build It And They Will Come” Mantra!

With the winding down of the Digital Content NewFront (DCNF), one thing is clear - there is a lot of compelling video content.  The question remains - will enough people find it? Online/Mobile video providers are not the only ones confronting this dilemma. A multitude of options are available for audiences of all shapes, sizes, colors, etc. [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:41:05+00:00 April 30th, 2012|Core|0 Comments

Sony Wins With Tic-Tac Box Sized Ultrabook

Blowing everybody away this weekend, Sony unveiled their full-powered Ultrabook that is the size of a quarter.  I've mentioned here before how Intel has been trying to get the word out and Sony has done it majestically with its Vaio Q product. As stated in the post title, this product that is smaller than a [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:42:24+00:00 April 2nd, 2012|Core|0 Comments

Project Re:Brief – Fascinating Proof That The Message is The Message

Imagine if the characters for MAD MEN were transported to the present and charged with devising versions of their advertisements in the digital world.  I'm not suggesting some lame movie with the mechanic of dropping characters from another time, I'm suggesting you check out Google's Project Re:Brief. It is an absolutely fascinating series where they take four commercials that stand [...]

By | 2016-10-29T12:43:16+00:00 March 13th, 2012|Core|0 Comments