you subscribe to multiple tech blog feeds. Even worse, you follow all their twitter feeds. Even worse than that, you are a fan of their facebook page. Oh and by “multiple”, I mean so many that you have 100 new posts an hour coming into your feed reader.
All non essential activity stops and you drool when watching an announcement on the latest gadget. Essential activity is breathing.
When a new gadget is released you read every article that get’s written on it. Anything else is old news. What oil spill?
You know of gadgets that no one else you know has heard of.
You begin a lot of conversations with, “Hey did you hear about this? ___________” and proceed to describe in glorious detail the incredible features of the gadget that will save the world. Well, at least make the world a better place to live. Well, at least make YOUR world a better place to live….
Things aren’t cool, they are magical.
You don’t understand why people get frustrated when something doesn’t work. Your patience level is god-like when working with new stuff. Which is probably why….
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This is creativity to the max! I’m amazed at what these folks were able to do to buildings using some pretty cool projection techniques! I want this for Christmas “lights” on my house this year… (via BitRebel).
One of the cool things of my Catalyst Experience was all the “fringe” stuff that went on during the two days of the main event. Everything from a helicopter dropping parachute men, to a live band at the doors, giveaways, some llamas (did I really see llamas?), a chalk artist outside, break-dancers, kids doing some mj moves, white football mayhem, party poppers, free books, twitter on the bigscreen, lanny donoho on leno experiment, “that’ll leave a mark” video shorts, and of course…
Dr. Splash here
Oh, and how could I forget Dude Perfect. They are using their platform to do great things! These are a group of college guys who do awesome shots with a basketball – witness below: