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What motivates us at work? More than money

“When we think about how people work, the naïve intuition we have is that people are like rats in a maze,” says behavioral economist Dan Ariely (TED …

Will Banks Open App Stores? A Berlin Startup Thinks So

Open Bank Project has a bold mission: help banks open their own app stores using the German startup's application programming interface and …


A Brief Rant on the Future of Interaction Design

I like hands!

Interaction Design

Google buys sound authentication firm SlickLogin

<b>Google has acquired SlickLogin - an Israeli start-up behind the technology that allows websites to verify a user's identity by using sound waves.</b><p>It works by playing a uniquely generated, nearly-silent sound through computer speakers, which is picked up by an app on the user's smartphone.<p>The app …

Facebook crowdsourcing gives lonely boy 1.4 million friends

For a surprise birthday gift, a Michigan mom creates a Facebook page to show her son -- who has Asperger syndrome -- that he can have friends all over the world.<p>Being 10-years-old is hard enough -- and add in an isolating syndrome like Asperger's and making friends can be even more difficult.<p>Such …


Barclays takes fintech accelerator to New York

18 February 2014 | 7498 views | 0<p>Barclays Bank has headed to New York in search of innovative fintech start-ups to join its three-month accelerator …

Barclays Bank

The Mindful Workspace:

Proximity, Compassion, and Generosity at Medium<p><i>On February 15th 2014 I gave a talk at the Wisdom 2.0 conference in San Francisco. Below is a</i> …