50 layers of sound and four weeks of work are packed into the one-second push notification in Circa News 2, out today. The app's cofounder Matt Galligan and his collaborator, dance music pioneer BT, explain why.
SimpleGeo has placed 20 million locations for "places" in the public domain to drive developers of location-based service apps. The thing is that data, combined with location-tracking smartphones, could spark unsavory uses too.
I sat in on the SXSW panel entitled 'Do ad agencies need to think like software companies?' This topic could not be more timely as brands and ad agencies find themselves increasingly caught in the squeeze between storytelling and technology demands.