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Print your own 3D objects">Print your own 3D objects

December 13th, 2011 · No Comments · creativity

An amaz­ing look into the future when we can print any object at home.

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Make it easy to find good reading">Make it easy to find good reading

November 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · social media, Uncategorized

106 x served & 18 x viewed­When in Mad­rid, I spot­ted a lib­rary for mod­ern com­mut­ing people. I won­der if any­thing like this may be found in oth­er city met­ros? Maybe there is one in Stock­holm, even though I’ve nev­er seen that…

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iPad and Kindle Reading Speeds">iPad and Kindle Reading Speeds

August 4th, 2010 · No Comments · printing & publishing

99 x served & 32 x viewed­In one of his What­They­Think Videos, Frank Romano aler­ted me on an inter­est­ing study on the usab­il­ity of eBooks. The ori­gin­al art­icle was from Jakob Nielsen’s Alert­box, July 2, 2010.  It was a fairly small study com­pris­ing only 24 people. Each per­son was tried on four read­ing con­di­tions: a prin­ted book, a PC, an […]

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Print is Eternal — or…">Print is Eternal — or…

April 28th, 2010 · No Comments · printing & publishing, trends & scenarios

125 x served & 11 x viewedThe fol­low­ing is the first few lines in a hil­ari­ous dis­cus­sion between more or less extinct media types. Mod­er­at­or: Wel­come to Obsol­ete Anonym­ous! I’ve gathered you all here to wel­come our latest mem­ber, the Print Industry. Print Industry: Hello, every­one. But there’s been a mis­take. I don’t belong here. […]

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Victory of “Dead-Tree” Communication">Victory of “Dead-Tree” Communication

March 24th, 2008 · No Comments · printing & publishing

95 x served & 17 x viewedAccord­ing to a recent report in Knowledge@Wharton, mar­ket­ing in print is so much more effect­ive than in digit­al media. Actu­ally, it is the print that drives the traffic to the web sites! The find­ings were sup­por­ted by sev­er­al com­ments to the art­icle. The report was also referred to in the […]

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Digital media are overrated!">Digital media are overrated!

March 23rd, 2008 · No Comments · printing & publishing

90 x served & 37 x viewedAn IT research­er at the Hel­sinki Insti­tute for Inform­a­tion Tech­no­logy (HIIT) told me that the digit­al media as web and e-mail are over­rated. Paper and print ar often super­i­or. But we are lack­ing (simple) tools to cre­ate prin­ted products (user-gen­er­­ated print media). Unfor­tu­nately, there is no act­or that takes […]

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