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September 19, 201410:08 PM

Your Brand And The Amazing Spiderman tagged “Science Fiction”

Last week, I went to the Montreal ComicCon. It was crazy, It wasn't San Diego ComicCon crazy, but it was crazy. Over 50,000 people took part over one weekend. It's a number that I just can't wrap my head around.... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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April 30, 201312:55 PM

Is Google Breeding An Army Of "Glassholes"? tagged “Science Fiction”

The Post PC world will not be kind to advertising as we have known it. There are two trains of thought here that are important for media professionals to think about as we move forward into a world where screens... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 4, 2013 9:21 AM

The Drone Wars... Business Style tagged “Science Fiction”

Drones are everywhere. Less than a decade ago, The Pentagon had about fifty unmanned combat air vehicles (known as drones or uav). It is estimated that they currently have about seven thousand of them (Congress asked for about $5 billion... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 11, 2012 5:55 PM

The End Of The Smartphone tagged “Science Fiction”

What will be the timeframe for smartphone and tablet devices to decimate desktop and laptop computers? By all accounts, it is already happening. When Tim Cook (CEO at Apple) took the stage in the company's first post-Steve Jobs product launch... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 25, 2012 9:39 AM

Where Everybody Knows Your Name... And Face tagged “Science Fiction”

Have you ever found yourself being tagged in a Facebook picture that makes you feel just a little bit uncomfortable? Things just got a whole lot creepier. We live in a day and age when people rage against the machine... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 18, 2012 5:28 PM

When Digital Just Won't Do tagged “Science Fiction”

If you were looking to buy issue #11 of Marvel Premiere featuring Dr. Strange, where would you go? To Google, of course. Buying collectibles isn't what it used to be. For comic book fans, you would have to go to... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 25, 2012 7:14 AM

The Time To Think tagged “Science Fiction”

Did we used to live in simpler times? I'm a fan of documentaries. I'm a fan of science fiction. I'm a fan of author, Ray Bradbury. Bradbury died this past June (he would have been 92). Brain Pickings (an excellent... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 17, 2012 5:34 PM

The Future Of Google tagged “Science Fiction”

Do you think that Google is a one trick pony? That it's all about search? They've got nothing beyond search? I don't (and I blogged about it back in 2009: Google's Next Step Is Not Search). I'm a massive fan... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 27, 2012 8:13 PM

A World With No Keyboard And No Mouse tagged “Science Fiction”

How's that user experience working out for you? I often ridicule the masses (I know, that's very snide of me). When computers were first introduced the mantra was that, "screens are not easy to read or work on." Forget the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 25, 2012 3:19 PM

And In The End... tagged “Science Fiction”

Do you have a morbid fascination with the end? I'm not sure why (but I'm pretty certain that a psychiatrist would love to figure it out of with me), but I often think about the end. I'm not ashamed to... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 8, 2011 1:05 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #68 tagged “Science Fiction”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 20, 201110:21 AM

What New Media Must Learn From Comics tagged “Science Fiction”

The comic book industry teaches us many lessons about New Media and the new consumer. Are you familiar with the comic book, Superman - Red Son? It was released in 2003 to critical acclaim and became a nomination for the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 19, 2011 1:13 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #35 tagged “Science Fiction”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 15, 2011 8:44 PM

A Deeper Shade Of Blue tagged “Science Fiction”

The lower east side of Manhattan was buzzing and unlike any other usual New York City summer night, you walk fast. You zig and you zag as if where you're heading is your ultimate and final destination in life. The... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 22, 2011 2:06 PM

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #31 tagged “Science Fiction”

Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see? My friends: Alistair Croll (BitCurrent, Year One Labs, GigaOM, Human 2.0, the author of Complete Web Monitoring and... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 7, 2010 4:55 PM

What A Website Will Be... And Never Be tagged “Science Fiction”

There are two schools of thought when it comes to marketing brands online and the presence they need. Build a website that houses everything - all of your text, images, audio and video - in one, centralized, location. Use the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


October 18, 2009 9:41 PM

The Marketing Singularity tagged “Science Fiction”

This Blog post is going to get a little geeky, techie and weird... you have been warned. On July 25th, 2009 The New York Times ran an article titled, Scientists Worry Machines May Outsmart Man. It tells the story of... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 12, 2009 9:22 AM

Augmented Reality - A Marketer's Primer tagged “Science Fiction”

If you're looking to stay slightly ahead of the Digital Marketing curve and wondering if virtual worlds like Second Life are going to make a comeback, Augmented Reality could well be "what's next" and a huge skip past virtual worlds.... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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