Buy a pizza by waving your MasterCard at your TV? Dangerous or amazing? Or both? (We sense trouble for people with impulse control issues or uncontrollable arm-waving syndrome. Is that a thing?)
Africa is supposedly the real cradle of future financial services innovations.
The BankSmiple demo is here. Cool to see that transactions are treated like a data feed, not an accounting/checkbook ledger. Also interesting that they adapt their products to your financial goals, not forcing you to do it the other way around.
Freaky! This technology may mean that the person you're Skyping with might not be the person you think you're Skyping with. Will identity authentication become a big part of future experiences?
From Jared Spool, 5 Ways to Suck Value Away From Your Persona Projects.
“The problem with good managers is that they tend to listen to customers.” From a Slate piece on the latest Netflix developments.
@zeldman tells us to quit now if we don't believe we're in the persuasion business.
Here's a folding grid system for responsive design.
And we'll leave you with a visual recap of UX Week 2011 from Wild Plum Photography.