Vulgar Creativity

“Companies constantly tell us about their commitment to excellence, implying that this means they will make only top-shelf products. Words like quality and excellence are misapplied so relentlessly that they border on meaningless….To ensure quality, then, excellence must be an earned word, attributed by others to us, not proclaimed by us about ourselves.” –Ed Catmull… Continue reading

Don Tapscott, ‘The Digital Economy, Anniversary Edition: Rethinking Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence’

Review of Don Tapscott, The Digital Economy, Anniversary Edition: Rethinking Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence, New Foreword by Eric Schmidt, New York: McGraw Hill, 2015 [Pub Date: October 27, 2014] I first read The Digital Economy in 1997, two years following its initial publication and after I had completed Don Tapscott’s… Continue reading