10 years of app, cloud, mobile has amplified our human connections and conversations to a more personal granularity than ever before.

The value of voice

Radio has always been dependent on the studio phone lines to maintain a thin connection and narrow aperture to the outside world. To the extent that there was a return path, this was it. Things are better these days with … Continue Reading

Modern radio could be so much more

Of all of the media types that have been disrupted by technology over the past decade or two, radio is unique in its ability to claim a relevance and even lead the way to the future. If only we would … Continue Reading

conversation – 2018

Somewhere along the way, in all this cloud and mobile madness, we have been carrying time machines around in our pockets. Now they are making us anticipative. Will it happen now? What will happen next?

phase shift – 2017

The world and immedia are phase shifting because of human ideas expressed in technology. How will you contribute to both? That’s up to the human you are and the humans we are.

Why diversity is so important to us

At immedia, as it is out in the world, diversity is our source of magic.

Swift Playgrounds from Apple

Introduced by an impressive nine year old on stage, Swift Playgrounds let’s children or children at heart learn to code on their iPads.

Lunch on keynote day

It was a sombre Monday morning in San Francisco as the immedia team waited in line for the Apple keynote to start.

An Indaba daba doo

This being our very first Design Indaba, there is an awful lot about this world that I do NOT know and my opinions and impressions may be completely, totally dead wrong – but I am hoping it’s funny and gives anyone reading a sense of how a DI virgin experienced it.

Heading for a ‘privacy apocalypse’

Big data is all the rage, but what does that mean in real terms in 2016 and is it just the tip of the iceberg in terms of the implications for privacy protection and the unchecked harvesting of consumer experiences?

And the Beat goes on…

Why radio may be exciting again. Some rough thoughts on Beats 1 and its potential impact on local radio.

Something special is happening alongside WWDC

Across the street from Moscone West, is an exciting, growing new community called AltConf that offers a really great counterpoint to developers attending WWDC.