Tech

Advertising

Not-so-hot coral

It’s always a pain when an ad isn’t worthy of what’s being advertised. Which is why seeing this spot from Monzo the other day felt like a particularly hard kick to the stomach.

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Tech

Google and the disappearing stars

What’s the value exchange between me and Google? Not a question I gave a second thought to... until I noticed a few disappearing yellow stars.

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Tech

132 Days of Duolingo

I spend around 10 minutes a day on Duolingo and I’m not convinced it’s worth it. And the fact these doubts only started occurring to me after I completed a 100 day streak on this maddeningly well-designed and moreish app is… annoying.

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Product Management

Stop being a Product Martyr!

Being a product manager means that you have a lot of responsibility, but no authority.

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Advertising

Marketing's Big Lie

Ever get suspicious that your Facebook friends are having too much fun? That the lives of people you follow on Instagram are too fabulous to be believed? It's all part of marketing's big lie.

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Advertising

Ad tips from Facebook and YouTube

A rough IPO, followed by a bad case of stagefright, followed by some useful guidance on advertising with the world's largest social network.

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