There’s only 24 hours in a day, and with the speed at which we all live our lives these days it can be easy to miss some important details. We had some great feedback from our curation-style article last month, and figured we’d serve up another edition this month with important and interesting technology headlines you might have missed.
There might not be a better allegory for our impulse to procrastinate than the incessant reminders to update this software or that application, and our perpetual tendency to put it off for the next day. There’s always the option to “remind me later,” as you don’t want to bog down your entire system for an hour and reboot.
Putting a face on a service or product can be a tremendous way to add value, create interest, appeal to authority, and really bolster a foundation of trust and reliability. Whether you’re selling a product and are using a celebrity to endorse it, or whether you elect to have a very visible and public figure-type executive with an “open door” policy, you’re attempting to use human interaction to lead the way in front of services, policies, or products.