Twitter is the entertainment. Some of us don’t even watch TV; instead, we watch our Twitter streams and still get the download. Twitter is the new Cliff Notes.
The Kindle is still a great way to read digital books. It lacks the full functionality of a Smartphone on purpose; less distractions enable more focused reading.
Keep Reminders digital and To-dos optional. Set automatic reminders on the phone or on the computer. Write to-dos in whatever screen works best. I typically keep a log of things I need to do in one document and scribe priorities on a sticky note. There’s something about writing out a to-do that makes it more actionable.
“it is more important to me than any news network or a wire service or any newspaper. Human, flawed, chaotic, raw, ugly, beautiful, wrong, right, emotional, argumentative, frustrating and deeply satisfying — that is what Twitter is. Just like the world it is supposed to mirror.” – Om Malik
Seconded. Twitter is incredibly dynamic for all forms of media but also because of its <140 character simplicity. Twitter is worth more than Facebook, period. It’s too damn indispensable.
Sharknado filled my Twitter feed, but did that mean anything in terms of the show’s overall popularity and viewership? Maybe not.
More people seem to like following the noise on Twitter itself rather than actually tuning in. #SharkNado
The Learning Pyramid states that people retain:
90% of what they learn when they teach someone else/use immediately.
75% of what they learn when they practice what they learned.
Utility and teaching is one of the reasons I blog. Information is useless if we just let it pass by.
“Make no mistake new artists you discover on #Spotify will no[t] get paid. Meanwhile shareholders will shortly being rolling in it. Simples.”
Back to downloads, copies. It's the only way to respectfully pay for music.
iTunes Radio is also going to help drive incremental download sales, which is of course, as Apple tries to extend the life of download sales as long as they can: this affords them the opportunity to do that.