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

A Great Day To Be A Photographer.

In my weekly encounters, there are typically one or two events that I will peruse and maybe even a few conferences here and there. Often I find myself with my camera snapping photos and posting them onto Flickr under Creative Commons, specifically non-commercial, non-derivative and atrribution licensing. To see where these photographs appear, I enlist… Continue reading A Great Day To Be A Photographer.

Video commenting on blogs: Wave of the Future?

In the past couple of months, there have been several big developments on video blogging. Perhaps most important is that two big applications have offered their services to allow people to post comments on blog posts. But not just any comment…these are video comments (I’ll wait for the “oohs” and “ahhs”). The two that I… Continue reading Video commenting on blogs: Wave of the Future?