I find it interesting that that list left out the Chinese, but not terribly surprising that the Koreans work about 500 hours a year more than we do.
YES! Figwit returns!
Blah blah blah. God, Facebook should put a big checkbox on the front page of the site that says “I understand that to use facebook any more I will be advertised to based on my information.” Everyone would click it and never think twice. Just be done with it.
Here are the two truths about data mining and advertising:
1) Most people don’t care. At all.
2) Advertisers barely even care themselves.
Second column. Man, writing every week is going to be hard!
In my ample free time, I started writing a column for The Observer about tech and/or New York tech and/or advertising and maybe if they let me some other things. I’m gonna keep it informational and theoretical and analytical, it’s not gonna be gossipy and it’s not gonna trade on startup secrets, I promise.
I’ve only done this sparingly in the past, for trade publications in advertising, so, um, let me know what you think. I am sorta new to this.