Steve Jobs.

  • Remembering Steve Jobs | Statement by Apple
  • Steve Jobs, 1955 – 2011 | Wired.com
  • Playboy Interview: Steven Jobs (1985) | Playboy
  • Steve Jobs in his own words | Engadget
  • Steve Jobs’ 2005 Stanford commencement address | YouTube
  • Text of Steve Jobs’ Commencement address (2005) | Stanford
  • “Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.” | Pocketmonstered
  • The Steve Jobs I knew | WSJ.com
  • Steve Jobs was always kind to me (or, regrets of an asshole) | The Wirecutter
  • “Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes.” | curiosity counts
  • What Steve Jobs taught us about advertising | The Ad Contrarian

 

Management.

Innovation.

Technology.

  • Maybe the best ads are just answers | Google
  • Few consumers are cracking the QR code | NPR

Insights.

  • Why TED’s ‘Ads worth spreading’ aren’t really spreading | Advertising Age
  • Forever frugal: Retailers are coming to terms with a new reality: the consumer who traded down during the recession and never came back | WSJ.com
  • The fragmentization of experiences | Influxinsights
  • “…we’re witnessing the rise of a global Metamovement: a movement of movements | Umair Haque
  • Welcome to the age of micro-planning | adliterate
  • Kmart marketing boss: price is more important than brand | mUmBRELLA
  • Patagonia’s “Buy Less” campaign may lead to more revenue | Harvard Business Review
  • Minimum viable personality (for brands) | A VC
  • How our online connectivity is making us better human beings | TNW
  • It’s not only that cultural work is becoming algorithmic; cultural life is as well |The Late Age of Print
  • Social enterprise employs immigrants to teach cooking classes and culture | Springwise

Creativity.

Trends.

  • (Re)Commerce: unlocking the value in past purchases | TrendWatching.com
  • Research study: Google looked to its own employees to identify trends among longtime smartphone users around the world | Google Think Insights