“Welcome to the hunt!”
WIRED’s electronic manhunt, a game to find a Evan Ratliff. Anyone who comes up with a clue will get a free subscription of the magazine.
“The PR blogosphere is beating a dead horse – nonetheless, it’s a horse tied to a rocket.”
Dan Wool, Co-editor of ValleyPRBlog, on social media hype and how strange it is that after 5-6 years of it being mainstream, we’re still screaming that the sky is falling.
“As the TV networks and hundreds of other businesses realized, computers could be used to impress people. A poll prediction looked much more accurate on computer print-out paper than in human handwriting.”
Cory Doctorov, on the earliest use of a ‘computer’ to predict election results, in the fifties sixties
“This isn’t an announcement of my disappearance.”