Set Your Watch: Life on Earth to Scale

Link: Set Your Watch. The Loom: A blog about life, past and future. This image came out a couple months ago in Nature, but I just came across it today. I quite like the way it sums up the history of life–something that’s maddening hard to do, since the time scales are so vast. It […]

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Jan Chipchase on: Removing, Supplementing Core Features

Link: Jan Chipchase – Future Perfect: Removing, Supplementing Core Features. Raku Raku 3G phone for sale in Japan – targeted at elderly users. Includes a slider where the owner can write phone book entries instead of using the elecronic address book. Taking core features such as the address book outside the phone can benefit non-literate […]

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Helen on: Mobile Marketing company Sponge acquired by NeoMedia

Ka-ching! Another mobile marketing purchase by Neomedia. Link: Musings of a mobile marketer: Mobile Marketing company Sponge acquired by NeoMedia. NeoMedia Technologies, Inc. has acquired Sponge with an aggregate of �10m consideration, including �3.45 m in cash and the remainder in NeoMedia shares with a further �2.5m available under an earn-out based on targets being […]

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