In today’s trendwatching podcast, Cathi Bond gets into ‘sharing’. Why not have a USB sofa so you can leave digital media behind for your friends? (via Gizmodo)
Meanwhile, Nora Young has been following Danah Boyd’s discussion (here and here) of her experience at the Web 2.0 Expo, where, amongst other distractions, a Twitter feed that contained unkind remarks scrolled behind her as she was giving a presentation. It’s got Nora thinking about our blind assumption that more communication tools are necessarily better. The talk itself is here, and is well worth reading.