Macworld 2011

Macworld 2011

Jan 29, 2011

iFusion integrated docking station for iPhone. Charger for multiple iPods. iPhone and iPad cases as Mondrian art. Vibe vibration stereo headset. LunaTik watchband for iPod nano. Yes, the one funded through Kickstarter! Smartboard. I so need one of these. Fling joystick controller for iPad.

At Warm Gun Designing Happiness Conference
WWDC

WWDC

Jun 5, 2009

It’s that time of year again. Apple’s logo going up on Moscone for WWDC. As seen from our loft on 2nd St.

Google I/O

Google I/O

May 29, 2009
Voices That Matter Conference 2009

Voices That Matter Conference 2009

Apr 29, 2009

At the¬†Voices That Matter: Web Design Conference at the Grand Hyatt. Ping me if you’re here.

Take Part in a Worldwide Twestival

Take Part in a Worldwide Twestival

Feb 3, 2009

On February 12, 2009, more than 175 cities around the world will be hosting Twestivals to bring together Twitter communities to raise money and awareness for charity: water, “a non profit organization bringing clean, safe drinking water to people in developing nations by funding sustainable clean water solutions in areas of greatest need.”

Adobe Max

Adobe Max

Nov 17, 2008

It was great to see Simone Legno (aka Tokidoki) speak about his work and process. That’s his laptop shown above.

Web 2.0 Summit

Web 2.0 Summit

Nov 7, 2008
iPod Sign for Sept 9th Announcement
Office 2.0

Office 2.0

Sep 4, 2008

WordCamp 2008

Aug 19, 2008

WordCamp is a one day event organized by the creators of WordPress for users and developers. This year’s event was held on Saturday at Mission Bay Conference center and featured talks by a range of people. In his “State of the Word” address, Matt Mulllenweg mentioned this was the largest ever WordCamp with over 400 […]

WWDC 2008

WWDC 2008

Jun 16, 2008
Supernova 2008

Supernova 2008

Jun 16, 2008
Google I/O

Google I/O

May 29, 2008

Marissa Mayer spoke at the Google I/O conference (video at YouTube). Lots of great sessions about APIs, the social web, and the Flight of the Conchords played at the party, complete with a chocolate fountain and great appetizers. Well done, Google.

Web 2.0 Expo, San Francisco, 2008

May 3, 2008

I really enjoyed O’Reilly’s Web 2.0 Expo this year, which took place in San Francisco on April 22-25. The Expo is a companion event to the Web 2.0 Summit, and “an expanded, inclusive gathering for the technology and business communities through a combined conference and tradeshow.” I’ve been fortunate to be part of the planning […]

Web 2.0 Expo

Web 2.0 Expo

Apr 22, 2008
Crunchies

Crunchies

Jan 18, 2008

The annual Techcrunch award show at the Herbst Theater in SF to honor the best “new” startups of the year. Co-sponsored by GigaOm, ReadWriteWeb and VentureBeat. Fun to catch up with the usual tech and startup crowd, as well as my friends and clients, Om Malik (GigaOm) and Richard MacManus (ReadWriteWeb).

Social Design Strategies Panel at SXSW 2008

Oct 22, 2007

Emily Chang and Max Kiesler‘s proposed SXSW panel, Social Design Strategies, has been selected for SXSW 2008.  The panel description: “Now that social networking is quickly becoming a regular feature set, designers need to understand the dynamics of designing experiences that encourage social behavior, while giving individuals a sense of privacy, personal gain, and ownership. […]

Social Design Strategies Panel at SXSW 2008

Oct 21, 2007

I’m pleased to let you know that Max Kiesler and my proposed SXSW panel, Social Design Strategies, has been selected for SXSW 2008. Thanks to everyone who voted using the panel picker. Our Social Design Strategies panel description: Now that social networking is quickly becoming a regular feature set, designers need to understand the dynamics […]

Emily Chang at SXSW

Mar 12, 2007

Emily Chang is speaking on the Using RSS for Marketing panel at SXSW Interactive on March 11, along with Tom Markiewicz of EvolvePoint, Bill Flitter of Pheedo, John Jantsch of Duct Tape Marketing and Greg Reinacker of NewsGator. UPDATE: You can catch a podcast that the panel did prior to SXSW in this episode of […]

Flickr Turns 3

Flickr Turns 3

Mar 5, 2007

It’s hard to believe Flickr has only been around for a few years. It seems like I’ve been using it much, much longer than three years. That’s testament to its lure, success, and the community that has sprung up around both the service and the lifestyle. Flickr is a seamless part of my digital life. […]

Adaptive Path Party

Adaptive Path Party

Mar 2, 2007

SXSW Interactive Panel

Feb 12, 2007

A few months ago I was asked by Tom Markiewicz, CEO of EvolvePoint, to be on a panel about “Using RSS for Marketing” for the SXSW Interactive Conference coming up March 9-13 and I gladly accepted. The other panelists include Bill Flitter of Pheedo, Greg Reinacker of NewsGator, and John Jantsch of Duct Tape Marketing. […]

Widgets Live!

Nov 7, 2006

I’m at the Widgets Live! conference this afternoon with a sold-out crowd of widget geeks, technologists, developers, bloggers and execs at the Marines’ Club in San Francisco. Widgets Live! is the first conference by GigaOM, hosted by Om Malik (my client) in partnership with Niall Kennedy. It’s also the first conference I’ve been to recently […]

Vox Launches

Vox Launches

Oct 29, 2006

Vox, Six Apart’s new blog service, launched on Oct 26. Vox puts the emphasis on personal blogging and sharing with friends and family. It features advanced privacy controls, a stunning variety of unique themes, powerful integration with other services like Flickr, YouTube, and more. “Blogging is fun again. With powerful privacy controls that give you […]

Yahoo! Photos Redesign

Yahoo! Photos Redesign

Jun 8, 2006

Yahoo gave a demo to a small group tonight at the Frey Norris Gallery in San Francisco. The event was hosted by Brad Garlinghouse, Vice President of Communications, Community and Front Door (pictured left) and other members of his team. Yahoo Photos presented at DEMO in February 2005 and is about to be released as […]

MashupCamp Day 1

MashupCamp Day 1

Feb 21, 2006

I’m at MashupCamp, a two day event at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA, nestled in Silicon Valley, south of Palo Alto and north of Sunnyvale. I mention that because there’s a palatable sense of tech here in the Bay area that can’t be ignored. It’s one of the reasons that I moved […]

Pre-Pre-Supernova Party

Pre-Pre-Supernova Party

Feb 19, 2006

Thursday night was Kevin Werbach’s Pre-Pre-Supernova party here in SF, just a couple blocks away at Cha-Am Thai. The dinner was a great chance to network and chat with leading tech innovators, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders. My partner at Ideacodes, Max Kiesler, and I met and talked to many people, in particular, Esme Vos of […]

TechCrunch 5 Party

TechCrunch 5 Party

Feb 19, 2006

Mike Arrington’s TechCrunch 5 party for Shel Israel and Robert Scoble’s new book, Naked Conversations, was a big success on Friday night in Atherton, CA. Some 400 people showed up at Mike’s house to mingle, hang out, congratulate Shel and Robert, and generally celebrate amidst a great crowd of techies, bloggers, entrepreneurs, tech giants, thought […]

ExpressionEngine Contest

Feb 2, 2006

I’m pleased to announce that my Ideacodes partner, Max Kiesler and I will be on a panel of judges for the ExpressionEngine $15,000 Shootout. Contest entries can be Commercial, Personal, and Core sites so anybody with an ExpressionEngine powered site can enter. Your website will be judged on innovation, excellence of design, usability, and content. […]