Posts Tagged ‘Guy Kawasaki’

Cooler than Comic-Con?  Maybe.  Macworld has been on a roll, surprising and delighting fans, and twending in geekland.  Today Leo Laporte hosted a rockem sockem live onstage TWiT with Adam Savage, Mythbusters, Heather Gold, Roger McGuinn of The Byrds, and Warp 11, Star Trek cover band.   Not expecting the lineup, the audience went wild.   […]


Tucked into tiny North Hall, Macworld rocks on without Apple.  Half the floor space, schwagless vendors (no USB powered lava lamps, no bunny ears, no tee shirts) and a nearly invisible press – these could seem like dark times.  But the mood is surprisingly light as smiling crowds pulse through the narrow aisles of the market […]


#Macworld Guide

10Feb10

Some are off to a snowy #EFM, and some are already enjoying a sunnier #TED, but with Macworld at Moscone, where else would we be.  They’re expecting a crowd of 30,000 so we’re off to check out what life will be like without Apple’s Orwellian ginormous looming black tombstone wall.  Times have changed.  Apple fandom […]


SD Forum is holding their Business of New Media event today on the Microsoft campus in Mountain View.  If you have IE or Firefox you can watch it here: mychannel.dyyno.net/sdforum.  Below is the summary of @SDForum tweets: Mike McGuire, Gartner There is a lot of money out there for social media, but it’s only going to […]


What the tweet is going on:   #140tc just wrapped in Mountain View #140conf is coming up in NYC, and #TWTRCON is today in SF, Hotel Nikko, 222 Mason/O’Farrell Everything you ever wanted to know about Twitter.  7:30, Breakfast 8, Twitter for Dummies 9, Marketing at the Speed of Twitter – Guy Kawasaki, Virgin, Suns, […]


SXSW audio just in from Scott Kirsner of Variety: Building Your Audience Online:  www.scottkirsner.com/SXSWaud-panel.mp3 Film Financing, Creative Commons Plus Licensing..:  www.scottkirsner.com/SXSWbreakfast.mp3 Scott’s new book, Fans, Friends & Followers:  Building an Audience & Creative Career in the Digital Age available soon with interviews with Mike Chapman of Homestar Runner, etc.  His books always chock full of actionable […]


Here are some of the great events that took place in the last week:   COMMONWEALTH CLUB:  ROCK STAR REVOLUTION (Th 2/5, SOLD OUT!) Last Thursday, got to schmooze with Tim Westergren, Founder, Pandora; Steve Jang, CMO, imeem; Nion McEvoy, CEO, Spin Magazine; and Dana LoPiccolo-Giles, Founder, CreateSpace at the Sheppard Mullin Digital Media Law […]


Macworld Picks

05Jan09

Monday, January 5 6-8pm  Macworld Media Reception* 6-8pm  Showstoppers* Tuesday, January 6 9-10:30  Keynote/Phil Schiller, Apple Product Guy, Moscone West 11  $20 Tie-Dye Macworld Tees go on sale, South Hall Lobby Store 11:30  Joy of Multiple iTunes Libraries, O’Reilly 2210S 12-1  Steve Wozniak, Axiotron, 502S 12-2  Filemaker Media Lunch* 1-1:45  Little Kids Rock, Music Studio, 4302N 1-2  CS4 Dreamweaver, O’Reilly 2210S 2-2:45  CS4 […]


Where else could one chat casually with cultural icon Ted Turner and marketing guru Guy Kawasaki all in the same week.  Only at the Commonwealth Club in Silicon Valley.  On Monday, November 17, Guy Kawasaki stopped by to talk about life at Apple, love for Twitter, and tips for pitching VCs.  After hearing him describe […]