JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 16: Anti-Apple Ads Smell Like Number Two: Unlike the whimsical Mac versus PC ads, Samsung’s and Microsoft’s snarky ads seem to be admitting to their number two position by identifying Apple as the competitor to beat. Odd that the companies with the greatest market share in their markets are running ads you run when you are playing catch-up. Tech is weird. This … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 16: Anti-Apple Ads Smell Like Number Two
JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 14: The Cloud Is Hard & Naughty. Protect your women and children, the bad people on the Internet are at it again. Yes, that’s right, those pesky network newsies are the bad people who have taken the bad actions of other bad people and then pointed the finger of blame in all the wrong directions. Let’s hear it for Network News FUD … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 14: The Cloud Is Hard & Naughty
JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 11: Vocal Talent, Studio Trickery & Leave Britney Alone 2014 While the World seems on the verge of self-destruction, the Media World was a tizzy about a leaked less-than-flattering studio track of a Britney Spears vocal that made many wonder if it was all studio trickery. As one with more than enough published evidence of my own wobbly “vocal talents” (See my previous blog … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 11: Vocal Talent, Studio Trickery & Leave Britney Alone 2014
JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 06: Digital Evidence of My Misspent “Youth.” Taco Beach, in Long Beach CA… There’s a reason I have such fond memories of the place and why I haven’t quite found it’s replacement here in Orlando. MP3 Version: Links to digital evidence: I’m not fond of what feels like a lack of organization with the image stored on flickr, but at the … Continue reading JBB’s Final Thoughts Episode 06: Digital Evidence of My Misspent “Youth”
i know the dangers of letting the media define “living” or worse than that, “love,” for me. The comparison is never fair. But having tasted the richness of what I thought was “perfect love,” I easily recognize it, even if it’s a cheap commercial duplicate, when I go to the movies, even in a silly Disney movie… Script: This past weekend I went with the … Continue reading “Enchanted” – Proto-Podcast Beta 1
When I first began to “teach” technology in ’98 it became important for me to keep my ear to the ground about what was happening in technology development. At the time I relied on a daily Internet radio from C/NET. As with many things on the Internet, eventually this show just went away, but not long after that I happened to run into ZD-TV (which … Continue reading Blogs, Podcasts and Newsfeeds! Oh My!