One of Microsoft’s new CEO’s strengths? He doesn’t finish business books…

When Microsoft’s new CEO was announced last week, there was a great deal of commentary about his  – doubtless very carefully crafted – introductory email to the company. Part of Satya Nadella’s description of himself made me immediately empathetic: Many who know me say I am also defined by my curiosity and thirst for learning.…… Continue reading One of Microsoft’s new CEO’s strengths? He doesn’t finish business books…

First impressions of the Nokia Lumia 920

Last week I got a brand new Nokia Lumia 920 and I thought I would share the experience so far here. For the sake of context and transparency and context, my company, Brilliant Noise, is working with Nokia on marketing around the Lumia and business. That said, this is my personal blog and these are…… Continue reading First impressions of the Nokia Lumia 920

Tweet’s anatomy: Microsoft retweet research (Pls RT)

Frankly I think my spell-checker’s a bit of laggard when it comes to the social web. But, bless it, it’s learning fast at the moment…Every other word or phrase it thinks I need correct. “Retweet” is a phrase it will need to learn soon, very soon indeed.Danah Boyd at her colleagues at Microsoft Research have…… Continue reading Tweet’s anatomy: Microsoft retweet research (Pls RT)