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Internet Underbelly – How to Get Under the Hood of the Internet? A List Of 8 Films To Check Out.

Do you find yourself stumped by what's happening in the underworld of the Internet? Does terminology like the dark net or dark web, VPN, Tor, worms and Anonymous seem foreign to you? I call it the Internet Underbelly. If you want to get a feeling for the wave of disruptive forces that have ravaged a number of…

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Creating Breakthrough Content – Roads & Kingdoms with Nathan Thornburgh (MDE227)

Minter Dialogue with Nathan Thornburgh Nathan Thornburgh is co-founder and CEO of Roads & Kingdoms, an independent media company, with a refreshingly strong voice, that recently brought in Anthony Bourdain as its first strategic investor. Before R&K, Nathan spent almost a decade working at TIME Magazine as foreign correspondent and editor. In this conversation, we…

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How To Optimize Your Mobile Marketing With Oisin Lunny (MDE213)

Minter Dialogue with Oisin Lunny This interview is with Oisin Lunny, speaker, musician and mobile expert. Oisin is Senior Marketing Development Manager and roving evangelist at Open Market, a mobile engagement platform for enterprise. In this conversation, we talk about how music can help set your digital mindset, what’s going on in mobile, how to…

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When Technology and Content Drive a Quality Music Experience, with Pete Downton @7Digital (MDE197)

Minter Dialogue with Pete Downton This interview is with Pete Downton, Deputy CEO of 7Digital, a publicly traded agency that has a digital music platform with nearly 50 million tracks powering 50 music services around the world. In this podcast, we discuss the state of the music industry, some of the most important trends in…

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User Experience Design at Honeywell with Vincent Boyce (MDE191)

Minter Dialogue Episode #191 This interview is with Vincent Boyce, User Experience Principal at the Honeywell, a $40B tech company whose mission is to make “our world cleaner and more sustainable, more secure, connected, energy efficient, and productive.” In this interview with Vincent, we discuss how Honeywell goes about defining and creating user experience, what…

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Making a Great Presentation – 10 Things You Need To Do To Ensure A Great Speech at #SXSW

Having attended over 20 sessions at South By Southwest (SXSW) 2016, I got the chance to hear some wonderful storytelling and see some great presentations. However, as can be expected with such a volume of sessions, the quality was hit or miss. Some presenters had rock star slides, some used presentations as a [bad] crutch and others still chose not…

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SXSW 2016 – What You Missed From This Interactive – Film – Music Festival

If South By Southwest (SXSW) is an immersive experience that lasts 10 days, it can be very hard to come away with a concrete takeaway. You leave with your head literally spinning and a pocketful of business cards. Leading the "celebrities," there was President Obama, Michelle Obama, Iggy Pop and Willie Nelson, as well as…

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Interview with Brian Solis, Author of X: The Experience When Business Meets Design (MDE187)

Minter Dialogue Episode #187 This interview is with Brian Solis, principal analyst at Altimeter. Brian is an anthropologist, futurist, author, speaker and bona fide global influencer in the world of digital. Brian has just published his latest book, “X: The Experience When Business Meets Design,” which places experiences as the core of the new brand.…

Getting your legal T’s and I’s straightened out with social media – Interview with Sophie Goossens (MDE145)

Minter Dialogue Episode #145 This interview is with Sophie Goossens, a practicing lawyer at August & Debouzy, who is on the cutting edge of legal issues in the digital space. Having met at SXSW, we struck up a number of fascinating conversations on legal topics, surrounding copyright, images and image rights, how and why to…

A secret message can truly trust? After Secret, Confide, Snapchat… escape the Internet with Wickr

At SXSW2015, I attended the very entertaining Knight Foundation event and was delighted to meet Nico Sell, a serial entrepreneur who helps organize and run the seminal hackers' convention DEF-CON (which has been around for 22 years). Nico is also the co-founder and CEO of Wickr, an encrypted messaging system that says it is "security done right." Wickr proclaims to…