In Connection We Trust

Alchemy of Change

I just got back from a few days down at The Internet Identity Workshop (IIW) in San Jose, thanks to some coaxing from my friend, Kaliya Hamlin.

“Square” Pegs Mobile Payments – Round Hole Still Not Filled

Alchemy of Change

It’s been predicted for years, but we are finally starting to see real progress in integrating payment processing with near field communications (NFC). It’s a smart approach to facilitating commerce – and it definitely makes Square a company to watch.

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Practical example: Ayuda Urbana

Joitske Hulsebosch

The Ayuda Urbana initiative followed from a conversation between the World Bank's urban specialists and several mayors and their municipalities: Guatemala City, Havana, Managua, Mexico City, Panama City, San Jose, San Juan, San Salvador, Santo Domingo and Tegucigalpa.

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The Power Of Pull: Joi Ito And Yossi Vardi Have Pull, And So Can You (Book Excerpt)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Then San Jose for a stretch, and on to Amman to meet with Princess Rym Ali of Jordan. This small visual design alteration instantly made the integrity of Google’s search results visible and apparent by separating free results from those for which advertisers had paid.

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Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

For developers and marketers interested in learning more, we’ll be covering these topics in depth next week in San Jose at Graphing Social Patterns , a conference on the business and technology of Facebook and social networking. All three of these Facebook ‘container’ apps for collections of people have associated URLs, content, mailing lists, calendars, walls, discussion boards, and other types of neatly integrated functionality.

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