Friday Follow Ups

Friday Follow Ups

“First Doesn’t Matter” – A good reminder about what innovation really means. Behind WPP’s Data Binge – Funny, it seems metrics matter. Go figure. “Killer Style” – Seriously? 11 Products Originally Invented For Something Else – The golden age of product marketing. Doctors Use This Site To Rate Drugs For Patients – Yelp for drugs.

Friday Follow Ups

Friday Follow Ups

Stop The Innovation Wars – Seriously. Mashable Compares the Average Male Anatomy To Every Day Objects – Two things here. First, a Mr. Goodbar would have been way more ironic than a Snickers. Second, let’s take a moment to mourn how far Mashable has fallen as a site. “It Was The Humane Thing To Do” – I do so love The Onion. The New Yorker on Johnny Ive – This is the new, more open, Apple. People often say “this never would have happened if Steve were alive.” In this case, they’re right. Men named John, Robert, James…

Friday Follow Ups

Friday Follow Ups

A Pill That Boosts a Woman’s Sex Drive Is Almost Here. But Do We Need It? – The entirety of this article should just simply be the word, “yes.” FDA Grants 23andMe Approval to Test For Rare Genetic Condition – Hopefully it’s for the cognitive defect that keeps parents from getting their kids vaccinated. There’s a Wearable for Your Sex Life Now – Super. And you thought people tweeting about going to the gym was obnoxious. WNYC Says Why It Deleted Its Controversial Podcast on Women in Tech – Sketchy. Settlers of Catan to be Made…

Friday Follow Ups

Friday Follow Ups

The Economist: “The Kids Can’t Write Anymore” – I can haz lol? Drug Marketers Use Social Network Diagrams to Help Locate Influential Doctors – This is why people hate this industry. Digital Sales Tools are Influencing More Docs to Consider Prescriptions? – It’s not the medium. Ok, it may be a little bit. The Creepy Collective Behavior of Boston Dynamics’ New Robot Dog – Terrifying. Google’s Helping Turn the View-Master Into a Virtual Reality Headset – Will buy this the second it comes out.