Mass Innovation Night – #MIN7

Amazing, tonight was MIN7 – the seventh in the series of Mass Innovation Nights. The concept seems to get better all the time, with some great companies being introduced and a new idea for the format as well. For the first time, it was possible for innovators to meet one on one with legal experts, […]

Storm in the Cloud

Storm in the Cloud I must confess I’d pretty much forgotten about the T-Mobile Sidekick. Some time ago, it seemed to be popular with the younger set as a texting and communication toy – I vaguely recollect my daughter telling me she wanted one, but iPhones and other cool devices consigned the Sidekick lust to […]

12for12k Musicians on Call

Music is incredibly powerful and can be enjoyed by everyone. We are really pleased to be supporting Musicians on Call – a unique group of musicians bring the healing power of music to bedsides in healthcare facilities. Musicians On Call uses music to promote and complement the healing process for patients, families and caregivers. Currently […]

I Love Barbara Talisman!

When I was heading out to the office this morning, I glanced at the 12for12k Twitter stream and saw a response from Danny Brown to a  blog post that had been written by someone called Barbara Talisman. Knowing that there is nothing like a good fight to start the day, I felt compelled to read […]

12for12k Global Event #GG24

I’ve already written about the program that the 12for12k team has been putting together to support our September charity, Doctors Without Borders, The month has started really well with the Music as Medicine events proving to be a huge success and going a long way to meeting our goals. It is going to be up […]

HootSuite – in-browser Twitter client

Over the last few weeks I’ve been getting frustrated with the various Twitter clients that use Adobe Air. These include Seesmic, Tweetdeck and Mixero. All have a lot of really nice features, but I’m finding that they just want too big a share of my system resources and when I want to close them I […]

12for12k – Doctors Without Borders

September promises to be a fantastic month for The 12for12k Challenge. It is going to bring together three powerful ideas: 12for12k: The idea that regular people can use social media to get together and make the World better Global Patriot: Mark Lovett’s vision that patriotism needed be confined by national or regional boundaries – which […]

Totally Incorrect Podcast – August 09

This months podcast is very much a social media one. You can hear me ramble on about Twitter/Facebook/FriendFeed. The Twitter outage, Facebook buying out FriendFeed etc. Also, an update with what’s going on with 12for12k right now as well as my #FollowFriday and Fool of the Week features. You can listen in the little media […]

Marketing in the AIDC business

If you read Totally Incorrect, or follow my updates at Twitter, you’ll know that my day job is with a company in the labeling and barcode business – this is called AIDC or Automatic Identification and Data Capture. That’s a funny way of saying we identify people and stuff with barcodes, RFID and even text […]