Google Plus gave us hangouts, and a meme was born. Here’s the template if you want to make your own. Right-click, save as. It should be editable in Fireworks. The poster’s image thumbnail is 48×48. The hangout members are 32×32. That’s pretty much all you need to know. Some of my examples:
Italy’s courts convicted 3 Google execs in absentia for a video posted by a user using their service showing bullies beating up an autistic boy. Thanks to the video, the bullies were caught and justice was served. However, Italy’s criminal justice system also prosecuted Google who hosted the video until the investigators asked them to … Continue reading Italy, the Ostrich Republic
We posted 2 jobs recently: 1 for an office Admin, and 1 for a Jr. Designer. Both are contract positions (no benefits and short-term) at 40 hours per week. The candidate must send in a resume and fill out a detailed questionnaire to be considered. To top it off, the postings clearly lists $8.55 to … Continue reading Are you what you earn?
We start our journey with “It’s A Frap! We can’t repel the flavour of this magnitude!”: Then we end up with: Don’t tell me I do nothing at work…
Rob Walker, the guy behind Murketing, asks the question if the Sour video (after the jump) qualified as crowdsourced: If the crowd’s job is basically to follow orders from well-funded visionary authorities… and kinda look all crowdy-like while doing so — then what, exactly, does crowdsourcing mean? I love Rob’s question. I think most other … Continue reading Is this crowdsourcing?
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I’m headed to NY to appear as a guest on It’s on with Alexa Chung (Tuesday at noon). I’m told that there will be stunts where I may fail. Dear Lord, what have I brought on myself?