Category: dld09

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One great pleasure of Davos and DLD this year was hanging out with uber-blogger Jeff Jarvis. He has a great sense of humor, outlook and fantastic new book that I read on the flight back to Hong Kong: What Would Google Do? In his book, Jeff does an intellectual road test of what a variety

Nora Abousteit: Burdastyle In Uproar!

Nora Abousteit, co-founder of the social media sewing website Burdastyle, offers the lessons learned from a recent uproar of users on the site. Burda Style, which I profiled three years ago in the IHT has been built out of the traditional but highly innovative German media company, Hubert Burda Media. (Burda organizes DLD, the conference