Unless you've been living under a rock lately, you've probably heard that Chase Jarvis has once again come up with a great idea (his last one was The Best Phone...) CreativeLIVE is a new website that is going to offer FREE live presentations (I hate the word webinars) on all sorts of creative topics, like photography, DSLR video, painting, html etc.. They will be free if you sign up and follow them live, and you can buy them afterward to watch again, or in case you missed them. The presenters are very highly regard folk, like Vincent Laforet, Art Wolfe, David duChemin & Zack Arias just to name a few. I'll certainly be watching with great interest. Way to go Chase, You really are an inspiration.
I've finally joined Twitter. I thought I'd be an eternal hold out, as I've never been a fan of Facebook, and figured Twitter was much the same. but after using it for a few days, I'm just beginning to see it's quite different from Facebook, and has an awful amount of potential, both privately and in the business realm. I read recently a persuasive blog post that valued Twitter in the 5-10 Billion $ range. That's pretty staggering. Of course, to be that valuable, business has to be involved pretty heavily, and anytime business gets involved things tend to lose a lot of shall we say quality, and end up being a lot more like tarts on the street corner flirting their wares. So it will no doubt be with Twitter. Every company under the sun now tweets, and for the life of me I can't quite see where the [...]