There are 2.27 billion global internet users (up from 500 million 10 years ago)
Evolution of the Web
10 years ago Apple didn’t even make the list of the “world’s most valuable companies”. Today it is No.1, with a market cap of $541 billion – that’s more than 20 times what it was worth in 2002.
Source: ‘Microsoft’s Lost Decade’, Vanity Fair, Aug 2012
NEWS AND VIEWS
MB’s Fiona on teaching creativity
Moving Brands blog
Hacker Hostels for those on the “bottom rung of the Silicon Valley ladder”
New York Times
Apps within apps (Via MB’s Scott E – sparking a debate about whether the term ‘app’ is ultimately doomed)
Tactile touch-screen interfaces
A simple illustration to convey a huge shift in thinking – see the picture to the left.
In the wake of BA’s slightly odd Olympics campaign urging Brits *not* to fly, this adds to the weirdness
Ken Block turns SF into his own personal joy-riding playground