Dean Johnson

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The iPhone Was Almost Called Telepod, Mobi or Tripod

During a talk at the University of Arizona's Department of Marketing, Apple's former head of advertising, Ken Segall, let slip about some of the …

The Truth Behind “Secret” Innovation At Nike, Apple, Google X

Innovating in “secret” is a growing trend–not just at corporate giants like Nike and Apple, but at any number of startups that claim to be in “stealth mode.” It’s part marketing, part strategic PR–and it can do as much to juice public perception as it can to foster internal culture.<p>On the outskirts …

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Tablets surpass smartphones in driving global Web traffic

For devices that hit the market just three years ago, they're doing pretty well, generating 8 percent of all Internet traffic.<p>The numbers are out -- people increasingly prefer to browse the Internet on tablets rather than smartphones.<p>Adobe released its latest Digital Index today and discovered that …


#TheDigitals seems to have finished, with me in 8th & @ApptainAmerica 11th - you bunch of time-wasters

Beyond apps: the future of smart TV

A recent study by the NPD group showed that more than 40% of households with smart TVs have never actually bothered to hook them up to the internet. …

If you think the current crop of iWatch images aren't good enough - here's how to do it


Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Updated Doctor Who Encyclopedia discounted now on iPad

The ultimate Doctor Who guide has just got even better with an update that now crams it full of over 3,200 entries from the show’s return to our …

Duck from @AlmstNkdAnimals is quickly becoming a classic TV character, alongside Homer & Peter Griffin

RT @G_Leynore @Jon_Favreau inspired by Coca Cola and Pepsi? [Good work! Final transformation to Red Bull?]

15 social media tips from Dr. Seuss

<i>This story originally ran on PR Daily in March 2013.</i><p>The older I get, the more I realize how smart my mother and Dr. Seuss are.<p>Dr. Seuss may have some …

The Surprising Numbers Behind Apps

How much time do people spend with apps? How much money does the average developer make?<p>You might be surprised by the answers.<p>All week the Journal answered those questions and more with a new series called “The Business of Apps,” which chronicles the industry’s economics, the winners and losers and …

Samsung weird: how a phone launch went from Broadway glitz to sexist mess

Surprise! Corporate influence and 'Sex and the City' don't mix well<p>"While the women are cooling off, why don't you tell us about S Health?"<p>That line, uttered with complete sincerity, was the capstone on Samsung's hour-long Galaxy S4 launch event — an event designed to captivate fans with Broadway …

Digital Arts on Twitter: "Wacom has debuted a 13-inch version of its Cintiq digital drawing surface"

You do all realise Samsung have been working on smart watches for over a decade? Oh, it seems you don't

Yes, I did 'Gamify' myself on a Tesco/Halo virtual shopping trip

@OffthePage_ @philstuart @MirabilisDave @monstroso love this pic of @MirabilisDave

I also Gamified my daughter Hattie for @OffthePage_ (poor child)

Concept car by Ross Lovegrove for Renault

<b>Milan 2013:</b> British designer Ross Lovegrove will unveil a concept car he has designed for French car manufacturer Renault in Milan next month (+ …

Here I am @OffthePage_ using Hattie's enormous mucky face for cheap laughs (she will only be traumatised if I show her)

Glaring Lack Of Zombies In “Downton Abbey” Rectified

The last thing anyone needs is another zombie/pop-culture mashup. But <i>Downton Abbey</i> has gone so entirely off the rails, that the Crawleys might as well receive a couple of walking-dead visitors.<p>And they do, in this video courtesy of <i>Conan</i> writer Rob Kutner and artist Kody Chamberlain. There’s …

Buyer of 1m BlackBerry BB10 handsets revealed as distributor to Verizon

Brightstar, an electronics distributor to carriers including Verizon, was the recent buyer of a record 1m handsets running BB10 software from …


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Kim Jong Unplugged: North Korean leader to provide the entertainment at #Kredldn tonight. All requests via @AndrewGrill