Entries by Peter Thistle

Steve Jobs vs Negative Industry Expert Opinion – c.1998

Check this entertaining Businessweek archive article: Steve Jobs launching the original iMac in 1998. Encouraging and leading visionary insight by Steve vs negative industry assessment from a stock analyst. Steve Jobs: “We can be more effective at getting to consumers. Have you seen great marketing come out of Compaq and Dell? I haven’t.” Michael Murphy, […]

The New Aesthetic and Object Oriented Ontology

The New Aesthetic A reflection of digital technology in Art, underpinned by Object Oriented Ontology no less! The SXSW Presentation caused quite a stir. Yup, looks like another good reason to attend SXSW. The provocative Wired article by Bruce Sterling that really got things going online-conversation-wise. Bruce’s followup suggestion about what to do about it. […]