Keecker: A robot that that can project digital art and video in your home

Thomas Frey with the Keecker robot — a new way to experience digital media – at CES 2014.

People love their screens. Many of us have TVs in multiple rooms in our homes. We may prop our tablet up in the kitchen when we cook and tap away at our smartphone screen anywhere we happen to be. We like being able to access content at all times and go to great lengths to make it available to ourselves.

 

 

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Top graphic design and branding trends in 2013

Colors overall are making a comeback in 2013.

In 2013, advanced technology will expand and digital media will increase, but with a twist. Graphic design and branding trends are taking more chances and using multiple sources for branding individuals and businesses. It is giving designers a unique advantage because they are able to truly explore their natural creative nature.

 

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Cost per hour a pivotal metric for paid content

Time spent consuming information and entertainment goods is an important element of the overall satisfaction.

Netflix released all 13 episodes of House of Cards last week, allowing subscribers to watch the series in marathon sessions. ”The efficiency that makes binge viewing so compelling also accelerates the time a consumer spends with Netflix,” Variety noted.  This novel release schedule highlights the question of how consumers value paid content relative to consumption time.

 

 

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Web Advertising Surpassed Newspaper Ad Revenue in 2010

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The IAB estimates that Internet-ad revenue in 2010 surpassed that of newspapers.

Double-digit growth of web advertising resumed in 2010 in the U.S.   According to the Interactive Advertising Bureau, web advertising outpaced traditional media and surpassed newspaper ad revenue for the first time.

 

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Forbes On the Future of the Computer in 2020

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Traditional computers are disappearing; human beings themselves are becoming information augmented.

What’s the most fascinating shift that computing is creating in our lives? You might think it’s just “smaller, better, faster,” but there is an even more dramatic story about how computing is changing who we are as people and a society.

 

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