Valve v. In-Game Ads – It’s a Bluff

If you’re a gamer, you’ve read about Valve vs. Subway, Engage, et al. and ads in Counter-Strike.  Is Valve really upset?  It’s all a bluff. How did CS originate in the first place?  Through consumer mods that were so popular, they commercialized it.  Hmmm, sounds like the story of Red Hat and Linux.  With all …

Airport security programs need to understand the customer

A couple of weeks ago, I was down in Orlando for the WOMMA conference.  Great event, met lots of interesting people. Near my gate, I noticed a kiosk designed a lot like Amex Blue.  It was setup for Clear, a service that intends to expedite travelers through airport security.  It’s only operating in Orlando, but …

KITT – Michael needs help…now.

When I first got this from an old Penn Six guy, I thought this video was a JibJab something or other.  First I laughed.    Then I realized it was for real.  Surreal to be exact. The thing about David Hasselhoff is – well, Baywatch may be cheesy but remember the theme song?  The brother …