Tristan Harris' thoughts on ethical design and time well spent

“How do you ethically shape the thoughts and actions that will appear in a billion people’s minds today?” That’s the question Tristan Harris, a former Design Ethicist at Google, is currently trying to figure out — or at least make everyone think about when it comes to designing technology, software, advertising, and apps ethically. Harris,…

…That alerts you to social media notifications. A dog, robot, and social media, all rolled into one sweet little package?! Why yes, it is a great time to be alive! If you’re ready to be on the very pulse of social media interactions — in a way that you might actually enjoy — then we’d…

history of women in technology

Have you ever heard of Ada Lovelace? If you said no, you’re probably not alone. What about Grace Hopper? No again? Well, what about Steve Jobs? Steve Wozniak? Bill Gates? The last three are almost all undoubtedly yeses. As we round out the end of March, another Women’s History Month is coming to a close….

One of my favorite topics in marketing is luxury branding.  Some of my favorite campaigns have been for luxury goods and I think the approach a marketer has to take to capture the attention of the luxury consumer is fascinating.  Pricing, packaging, PR, reputation management, they all work together when luxury goods are marketed well….

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