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To Innovate Requires Failure

Risky Innovation article from Fast Company

You can’t move forward and be a leader and an innovator if you’re only worried about the downside. Adam Brotman, Starbucks Chief Digital Officer [callout]Read the Fast Company article about how Starbucks is succeeding with what they call “Risky Innovation” [/callout] From Brotman, “We didn’t have the luxury to say anything other than, ‘We think we got...

WWDC 2013

OSX Mavericks

After watching WWDC on my Apple TV, I was once again re-energized by the direction of Apple.  Phil Shiller said it best: “Can’t innovate anymore, my ass” I wholeheartedly agree.  Here is my recap of what I’m excited about from this event. Mac OSX Mavericks iCloud Keychain One of the increasingly largest challenges of navigating our digital life are passwords.  Large...

Sour Apples

If you have read my blog, you’ll find quickly I love Apple. I love the product, the culture, and the tools they create. I love the way they design hardware and software together. I love how Apple products outshine others in the marketplace. I’m writing this post on a 13″ MacBook Air with an Apple Wireless Keyboard and Magic Mouse. I’ll upload it via my broadband Internet...

Leadership and Steve Jobs

With Steve Jobs passing and his memorial service this past weekend, many people have been writing about his life, legacy, and impact not only on technology and business, but Global culture.  There’s talk about a biography, last week the rights to his story for a movie were bought, and today economists are concluding that the lackluster reveal of the new iPhone 4S and subsequent sellout of...

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