Pre to postmortem: the inside story of the death of Palm and webOS

The Verge has an awesome story about Palm. God I love (loved?) Palm. Thirty-one. That’s the number of months it took Palm, Inc. to go from the darling of International CES 2009 to a mere shadow of itself, a nearly anonymous division inside the HP machine without a hardware program and without the confidence of … Continue reading Pre to postmortem: the inside story of the death of Palm and webOS

Playing with legos

I am a big fan of Swedish professor Hans Rosling. Here he is playing with legos and explaining population growth: You can catch most of his videos here, of particular interest: Asia’s rise, how and when What stops population growth TED and Reddit’s 10 questions. Most of Hans Rosling’s videos are archived on the new … Continue reading Playing with legos

Buck the trend!

Communitech’s Tech Leadership Conference is taking place on Thursday May 14 in Waterloo featuring: Seth Godin, author, entrepreneur, agent of change – All Marketers are Liars! , Invisible or Remarkable Jeremy Gutsche, founder, Trendhunter Paul Kedrosky, author, Infectious Greed, on The New Normal and a lot of great speakers. Continue reading Buck the trend!