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Inte bara ätstörningar

”Som om det är så här simpelt: ’Modeller är anorektiska, alltså får tjejer ätstörningar.’ Min läsning är att forskningen rör sig bort från dessa …

How Facebook 'Likes' Reveal Your Intimate Secrets

Did you know that your 'Likes' on Facebook could expose intimate details about you as well as personality traits you might not want to share with …

Social Media

Executives concede TV isn’t everywhere

The promise has been a key strategy in the cable and satellite TV industry’s fight to retain customers<p>WASHINGTON (AP) -- TV was supposed to be everywhere by now - watchable anytime, anywhere, on your smartphone or tablet. But four years into the industry's effort, network executives readily admit: …

Social Media and Young Adults

Overview<p>Since 2006, blogging has dropped among teens and young adults while simultaneously rising among older adults. As the tools and technology …

Förbjuden musik på Impossible Music Sessions Stockholm

<b>Nu kan du se Impossible Music Sessions Stockholm här på SKAP.se. Hela arrangemanget webbsändes med Bambuser och kan nu ses i efterhand.</b><p>Your browser …

'Kindle Worlds' Is Amazon's Genius Plan To Commoditize Fan Fiction

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon is once again shaking up traditional publishing models. This time, it's giving fans a chance to add their own personal touches to their favorite fiction - and get paid in the process.<p>This week, Amazon.com Inc announced "Kindle Worlds," which offers aspiring writers …

Google's New Trend Visualizer Is a Truly Beautiful Thing

Google's been logging data about hot trends ever since you started tip-tapping search terms into its front page, but now it's gone and made it look …

Thomas Jones · How can we live with it?: How to Survive Climate Change

The codswallop brigade say that even if the climate is changing, it isn’t our fault. ‘We human beings,’ Boris Johnson wrote in the <i>Telegraph</i> in …

YouTube

The Real Reason Yahoo Is Buying Tumblr

Tumblr's young demographic doesn't just ignore Yahoo — they don't know what it is.<p>When Yahoo was founded, Tumblr's most important demographic wasn't even born. This — not profit or monthly active user numbers or corporate image-making — is what explains why Yahoo wants Tumblr.<p>Yahoo is not the kind …

BII REPORT: The 'Second Screen' Industry Is Ready For Prime-Time

The mobile industry is working hard to create mobile apps and sites that relate to what's on TV, in order to capitalize on this behavior.<p>This approach is often referred to as the "second screen," the idea being that the tablet or smartphone becomes a TV companion device, allowing for added levels …

Mobile TV

Online Movie Service Voddler Tries to Sell Users on Sharing - Bloomberg

"Sharing" can be a dirty word in the entertainment industry, which continues to battle digital piracy. But an online video service from Stockholm has …

My Best Mistake: How Not to Change a Culture

“The operation was a success. Unfortunately, the patient died.”<p>That’s how I interpreted the feedback from XYZ's Corporate University, which hired me …

Corporate Culture

The Truth About How Much Workaholics Actually Work

Most people grandly exaggerate the number of hours they work–and in doing so, undermine their own productivity. Here’s how to track your real work time and make the most of every hour.<p>I first came to the topic of time not because I was interested in time management but because I was fascinated by …

Time Management

C21Media

Turning point<p>Turner is on an original programming push for its general entertainment channels in Latin America and partnering to tackle the OTT …

Latin America

Why Virtual Reality Can't Totally Fool the Brain

Combining the Oculus Rift with an omni-directional treadmill is the closest approximation of the Holodeck the technology community has been able to …

Virtual Reality

What Do We Now Know About Participatory Cultures: An Interview with Aaron Delwiche and Jennifer Jacobs Henderson (Part One)

A Better Way to Think About Your Business Model

The business model canvas — as opposed to the traditional, intricate business plan — helps organizations conduct structured, tangible, and strategic conversations around new businesses or existing ones. Leading global companies like GE, P&G, and Nestlé use the canvas to manage strategy or create …

A Secret to Happiness: Clean Off My Desk

One of the big insights I’ve gained from my happiness project is that for me (as for many people), <b>outer order contributes to inner calm</b>. I feel more …

New York Times

Getting kids to learn is about relationships

“Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like,” says Rita Pierson, a veteran educator and recent TED Talks Education speaker. According to Pierson, …

EA and Disney sign exclusive deal for rights to Star Wars games

Electronic Arts and Disney have signed an exclusive, multi-year licensing agreement for EA to publish Star Wars games developed by Visceral Games, DICE and BioWare, the companies announced today.<p>The agreement covers titles aimed at core gamers on "all interactive platforms"; Disney retains the …

GameLab4Health

Gamification in healthcare - designing for behavioral change<p>”Nike, Phillips, LG, Nintendo, GE, Pfizer – some of the companies who are successfully …

Candy Crush Saga – iOS

Jag sitter just nu på jobbet och försöker lösa en del knepiga frågor när det handlar om att ge spelaren feedback. En av mina kollegor föreslog att …

Why E-Mail Newsletters Won't Die

Paul Berry is trying to build the news engine of the future, but, like many online media pioneers, he’s finding he just can’t escape the grubby …