Glitter Bombs! Bitcoin! Silk Road! Oh, My!

This week we tackle a range of topics, from Bitcoin, The Silk Road to all of those nasty glitter bombs that have been plaguing humanity since prehistory — or at least in the past few years.
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My Top 10 Observations from Casual Connect USA (SF, 2014)

One of the premiere conferences catering to the world of casual games, Casual Connect USA 2014, has come and gone. I know this because I was there — attending the show in San Francisco.

My list of 10 observations from Casual Connect is a random mix drawn from the business, the people, the culture and the industry from the past few days at the conference.

1. Playmatics Made a Good Show for Branded IP

All self-promotion front and center, my gaming company, Playmatics, was well-represented at Casual Connect — especially in terms of all the work we’ve done with major brands. Since we’ve been in business, my company has collaborated with everyone from Red Bull, David Cronenberg for Body/Mind/Change, the American Museum of Natural History, AMC’s The Walking Dead & Breaking Bad….

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10 Immutable Truths of Entrepreneurship

Here is a copy of a keynote I delivered at the GameOn Finance Conference in Toronto a few months back. I often give talks on entrepreneurship and the realities of living the fast-paced life of a start-up founder. Some things you just can’t learn at MBA school, know what I mean?

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