Media Futures, Part 3/5: API

#flickrWords .flickrImg { float: left; } Application Programming Interface I never studied computers, formally at least.  My Dad was, and is, a software quality assurance engineer.  My first memory of computing was an LED display of a teddy bear on his screen in the mid-late 1970′s, when he used to work at Applicon, an early […]

Media Futures, Part 3/5: API

#flickrWords .flickrImg { float: left; } Application Programming Interface I never studied computers, formally at least.  My Dad was, and is, a software quality assurance engineer.  My first memory of computing was an LED display of a teddy bear on his screen in the mid-late 1970′s, when he used to work at Applicon, an early […]

Media Futures, Part 1/5: AUTOMATA

Self Operating Machines The most exciting new Internet companies are focused on lead generation, behavioral targeting, co-registration paths (aka coreg) and domain name brokerage. I seem to stumble every day across some new firm propping itself up on the shoulders of Google, Yahoo! or others to take advantage of a current wrinkle in an otherwise […]