Sep 16, 2013
You know how it feels to be tracked, like when that pair of shoes you checked out on Zappos.com suddenly shows up in banner ads on sites all over your browsing experience?
“That’s not what we do,” says Tom Phillips, CEO of what’s been known as Media6Degrees. “If we’re doing our job right, no one ever knows.” The people the company observes don’t feel...
Aug 5, 2013
The unemployment rate is dropping not because more people are finding work, but because more people have stopped looking for work.
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Dec 2, 2012
“A survivor-guilt-ridden, drug-addled amputee” anchors the latest Flying Lotus video, a dark, photoreal vision achieved with the help of some vinegar, egg yolk, and hand sanitizer.
When director David Lewandowski conceived his video for experimental rapper and producer Flying Lotus’ track “Tiny Tortures” he was a bit nervous about it. “A survivor-guilt-ridden,...
Aug 26, 2012
But the puppet is just a tiny, glowing pyramid.
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Apr 12, 2012
The UAE has just launched an effort to embed its National ID card system into smartphones. Yup, that could mean you have to carry your phone at all times. Scary. Could it happen here?
We write a lot about NFC technology and its power to change pretty much everything from the way you shop, to the way you exchange information with other phone owners to advertising and so on. Many interesting innovations...