Flipboard Makes Moves To Cast The Spotlight On Its Magazine Creators

ReadWrite's editor-in-chief Owen Thomas interviews Flipboard CEO Mike McCue at a ReadWriteMix event on August 14, 2014. Photo credit: Ken Yeung

At last night’s #ReadWriteMix event at Say Media’s office, Flipboard CEO Mike McCue was in the proverbial hot seat with technology publication ReadWrite’s Editor-in-Chief Owen Thomas. The topic of the conversation centered around the future of the media industry. But unlike previous editions, it didn’t center around Flipboard’s unbundling of its app, nor about its… Continue reading Flipboard Makes Moves To Cast The Spotlight On Its Magazine Creators

Pivoting To Survive: Businesses Need To Learn To Shift Attention To Their Customers

The world of business has drastically changed with the introduction of technology. No longer are businesses in control of their message. We all know that. Control has gone out the window. Sure, we all know that technology like social media has given a voice to the customer, but simply being on┬ásocial networks like Twitter, Facebook,… Continue reading Pivoting To Survive: Businesses Need To Learn To Shift Attention To Their Customers

First Timers: Tips For Surviving South by Southwest Interactive 2011

In just one week from now, thousands of geeks, nerds, entrepreneurs, investors and marketers will be converging on Austin, Texas in one of the biggest celebrations of technology, innovation, social media and networking. For over 25 years, the South by Southwest conference has been one of the shining parts of the year that has helped… Continue reading First Timers: Tips For Surviving South by Southwest Interactive 2011

Seven Video Interviews That Showcase The Power of Social Media

Last month in Seattle, I was fortunate enough to attend Gnomedex 10 – supposedly the last of its kind run by tech geek, Chris Pirillo (@chrispirillo). While I thoroughly enjoyed the presenters who gave rousing talks about how technology has affected their lives and their jobs, I took to the hallway to find out what… Continue reading Seven Video Interviews That Showcase The Power of Social Media