“As a culture we have moved into a realm where consumption of news is a near-constant process” says Richard Gingras, Senior Director, News & Social Products at Google. “Users with smartphones and tablets are consuming news in bits and bites throughout the course of the day – replacing the old standard behaviors of news consumption over breakfast along with a leisurely read at the end of the day.” Well, I am still wondering what I will do when it’s gone next month, but here is the article on Wired that tells a new story about why…..
“One of the most common misconceptions about mobile devices is that its ok if they offer only a paltry subset of the content available on the desktop.” So right – read full article at Harvard Business Review.
More of the series from TechCrunch on “The New Handmade” – focused on 3-D printing. Interest is definitely booming. It’s worth reading the whole series of articles to find out about companies in the spotlight and what they are doing.
“Whether you want to devise a tagline for a client or solve a scheduling problem, creativity give you an undeniable edge.” Creativity is becoming a 21st century skill we all need to know – more of article here at Mashable. .