Ben Hamilton

Monthly Archives: October 2011

Recognizing The Maker Movement

Video conversation between Dale Dougherty (editor of Make) and Anil Dash (entrepreneur).

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I Told You Mountain Biking Was Dangerous!

My mother did say it was dangerous, riding them mountain bikes. Yeah! Ain’t stopped me yet tho….

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Apps and Web URLs: Perfect Together

http://joehewitt.com/2011/10/06/apps-and-web-urls-perfect-together (though provoking – i.e. Why don’t they?)

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Publishing With Dropbox

http://joehewitt.com/2011/10/03/dropbox-is-my-publish-button (I find this interesting. My feeling is that this type of setup will become more popular and easier to do. I’d welcome a change like this.)

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Mobile Ignorance

…based on input from 3,100 global workers indicated that 91% of those with mobile access to the Internet check in with their digital lives during the unoccupied moments of the day…

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Uncertainty

Josh Kaufman has 10 big ideas from Jonathan Field’s “Uncertainty: Turning Fear and Doubt into Fuel for Brilliance.” Link: Uncertainty – Jonathan Fields.

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Excel Print Management

Over at Chandoo.org’s “Become AWESOME in Excel” blog, a great post on making the printing of reports from large Excel spreadsheets much easier: Printing multiple pages with different layouts using Excel.

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Birth of Contact Management

Mike Muhney explores the history of contact management in “The Birth of a Category Known as Contact Management”.

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To-Do App: Orchestra

This app has some nice features: Orchestra is the To-Do app that connects you with everyone – The Next Web.

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Trello-istic

New web app from Fog Creek: Trello. Lists done like I’ve not seen before.

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Why Video?

Link: 4 Obvious (but Overlooked) Strategies for Video Storytelling.

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9 A/B Tests Mere Marketing Mortals Can Use to Increase Leads

Love this quote :) If you are not trying any A/B tests currently, you’re probably doing yourself a disservice. via 9 A/B Tests Mere Marketing Mortals Can Use to Increase Leads.

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Mobile Data

Pay attention, if you’re not thinking mobile, you’ll get left behind: Mobile data traffic is now outpacing fixed broadband traffic. Last year, it grew 4.2 times as fast. via Mobile Only.

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iPhone 5 Infographic: Will You Upgrade?

Neat infographic that takes a look at the current state of the iPhone 4 and its predecessors, how many apps users have installed, and more… go see it here: iPhone 5 Infographic: Will You Upgrade?.

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