Congrats to Ben and Mena – PC Mag People of the Year

I was cruising Kottke today and noticed that Ben and Mena Trott of Six Apart won PC Magazine’s People of the Year award this year for their work with Moveable Type and blogging. Congrats guys… and here’s to a bigger, better 2005. Here’s a link to the interview I did with Mena earlier this year Read More …

The Persuaders – PBS Frontline Documentary

Watch this great online documentary by Douglas Rushkoff – The Persuaders. FRONTLINE takes an in-depth look at the multi-billion dollar “persuasion industries” of advertising, market research, and political campaigning. To cut through mass-media clutter and to overcome consumers’ growing resistance to their pitches, marketers have developed new ways of integrating their messages deeper into the Read More …

I signed up for Northern Voice Canadian blogging conference today.

Today I signed up for Northern Voice… a new Canadian blogging conference put on my some friends here in the city including Roland, Boris, and Darren. I looks like Lauren is playing a big role too, and while I’m familiar with her work I don’t think we’ve met before. Anyway, it looks to be a Read More …