Tales of our journey
through the digital
500 changes a year?
Ever wonder how Google decides to change the search algorithm? They made a great video that explains the process, and what’s worth a change. (I’m really more intrigued by the big hourglass on the table in the meeting.)
How do you spell Poughkeepsie?
You can now search Google Maps using voice search. Though I object to their suggestion that’s the new feature is because Poughkeepsie is hard to spell. Though to be fair, I grew up there so maybe it’s just me.
Here’s your room key, now give me your Blackberry
Rather than promoting their free wifi, some hotels are offering digital-free zones as a benefit of your stay. Would you surrender your devices on check-in to enjoy a digital detox?
Candy is good for you (or can help you make better decisions)
If you’re asking customers to make a lot of decisions, maybe a candy jar is a good idea in your meetings according to the New York Times Magazine. Otherwise, everyone may start suffering from decision fatigue