Tag: poll

by Mark Glaser

The reading public is torn now. There is the undeniable convenience of e-books, downloaded at the click of a button; and you can load dozens of them onto one small lightweight device. But who can deny the pleasure of unplugging completely from technology and enjoying a print book at a cafe, at the beach or […] more »

by Amanda Hirsch

I can’t imagine life without the Public Media Group on Facebook. OK, maybe that’s a bit of an overstatement — but I certainly couldn’t do my job half as well without it. I was talking about it with a colleague last week, and he mentioned a listserv for data visualization geeks that he finds similarly […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Every few months, a new social network is born, and the cycle begins again. It starts with the emails: “Joe Blow wants you to join his network!” “Jane Blow wants you to join her network!” Then you check it out. Huh. It looks like all the other social networks, except that no one’s there yet. […] more »

by Mark Glaser

Apple CEO Steve Jobs says the new iPad will be revolutionary. Pre-orders have sold well, Apple stock is soaring, and Apple Stores will likely be jammed this weekend for the April 3 launch of the device. But can the iPad really follow in the footsteps of the iPhone and change our media habits in a […] more »