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Discussions

The Blog is Dead?

March 3rd, 2017|Discussions|
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Interview with Connected Marketer

September 28th, 2016|Discussions|
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Smart City Discussion

September 28th, 2016|Discussions|

Smart Curacao talks with Gary Schwartz about smart city design and what lessons from the past that can inform our future investments.

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Interview with Martin Cooper (Beyond the Phone)

May 2nd, 2016|Discussions|

Marty Cooper is considered the "father of the cell phone". He conceived the first handheld mobile phone (distinct from the car phone) in 1973 and led the team that developed it and brought it to market in 1983. Marty talks

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IOT Interaction Design (Thinkwire)

May 2nd, 2016|Discussions|

I discuss with Paddy Harrington, Architect and Designer, the evolution of Interaction Design in the new work of the Internet of Things. IoT lacks the traditional input methods of interaction design and designing. Without a mouse and keyboard—and often without

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Readers on Mute (Thinkwire Discussion)

May 2nd, 2016|Discussions|

Recode, Reuters, Popular Science, The Week, Mic, The Verge, and USA Today’s FTW have all shut off reader comments in the past year. Here’s how they’re all using social media to encourage reader discussion.

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