Tag: Google

Infographic: Google’s spectacular rise to $10 billion in yearly profits

Google’s spectacular rise to $10 billion in yearly profits – Smarter Investing.

Interesting piece: the value of the internet now and in the future | The Economist

Technology: The value of the internet now and in the future | The Economist. So one way to measure the value of online search would be to measure how much time it saves us compared to methods we used in the bad old days before Google. Based on a random sample ...

PDFs and resources from today’s webinar on The Future of Television (with Stowe Boyd)

In case you missed our webinar on SocialTV and the Future of Television, today (shame on you;): the video will go live in a few hours (assuming the recording actually worked) on my Youtube Webinars playlist. And here are the slides we used (creative commons non-commercial, attribution licensed, as usual): Gerd, ...

Short video on privacy / publicy, date-is-the-new-oil (Fora.tv & Swissnex event in San Francisco)

Here is a short, 3 minute excerpt from the SwissNex event in San Francisco (April 11, 2012) we will publish the entire video soon, as well, on Gerdtube. For now, you can see it here. My slideshow is here Related articles "Apparently, for a few hundred years, the total energy demand of ...

The Man With the Google Glasses (via NYTimes.com), watch this video

On the one hand, the video is a testament to modern technology’s extraordinary feats — not only instant communication across blocks or continents, but also an almost god-like access to information about the world around us. The Man in the Google Glasses can find his way effortlessly through the mazes of ...

Sink or Swim: Digital Publishers Need to Be Bold | Wired.com (comments)

FT's Rob Grimshaw says (defending the FT's paywall): "Many news publishers are now facing up to the reality that online advertising isn’t replacing revenues lost from print. Newspaper Association of America figures show annual print ad revenues for the industry have dropped from $47 billion at their last peak in ...

Jeff Jarvis: consumption now is creation, too

Jeff Jarvis said in 2005 (!): "In fact, the act of consumption is now an act of creation. There are so many examples. When I search on Google, I am finding stuff for me but when I click, I am adding to the wisdom of the crowd that makes Google ...

Gizmodo’s take on Google – serious stuff, food for thought and debate

Some very powerful comments on where Google is headed, below. I'm pretty sure I don't agree with quite a few points made in this piece but it's certainly some very good food for thought so … Take a look! The Case Against Google (via Gizmodo) Some of the best snippets (and my ...

From Ego to Eco: the Future of Energy and Business. My presentation at EcoSummit 2012 in Berlin

The EcoSummit 2012 in Berlin  was my first speaking gig with an entirely new slide design and branding, created by AlpernCreative in Switzerland. Please let me know how you like it (and yes, the content, too:). Hopefully we will have a video soon, as well. See some related resources, here. ...

Futurist Lab: Your Best Content Strategy is Thought Leadership

Trends Lab Weekly: Your Best Content Strategy is Thought Leadership via futuristlab.tumblr.com Good read!  (image below via Slideshare) Related articles Your Best Content Strategy is Thought Leadership (stoweboyd.com) Article: FuturistSpeaker.com – A Study of Future Trends and Predictions by Futurist Thomas Frey " Blog Archive " When Wikipedia No Longer Matters (mediafuturist.com) Why Companies Need Futurists, ...

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