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The Unseen Work of Preparing an Exhibit: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 09.08.2015 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

Two exhibits of my work, Oil and Water and Re/Viewing the American Landscape are currently on view at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde, Maine. I've been spending summers painting in Maine for close to forty years and exhibiting there for over thirty.

Eating Well in Asheville

Rozanne Gold | Posted 06.30.2015 | Taste
Rozanne Gold

Asheville is a lovely town in North Carolina where hipsters meet farmers, artists meet artisans, street food meets street people, and where adventurous restaurants lure masses of hungry tourists.

A Framework for Living the Curated Life

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.16.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

This abundance of connectivity has created a conundrum. It's what author and psychologist Barry Schwartz calls the paradox of choice. Simply put -- when we have too many options, too much input -- we find ourselves overwhelmed with abundance.

Does This Spark Joy? The Life-Changing Beauty of Flow and Letting Go

Miriam Ava | Posted 03.29.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

I intend to create beauty wherever I am: a clean, clear space may just be the brilliant bouncing-off place for a whole new level of blessings.

Polar Vortex of 2015's Cray-Cray Banished Words

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

To put it a different way: "Dang these kids today." Anyway, as usual the comments from people proposing words for the banished list were pretty amusing at times.

The 8 Questions You Need to Answer to Decide if You're a Curator

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 01.09.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

An excerpt from the new book: Curate This! The Hands-on, How-To Guide To Content Curation As the word curation moves to the center of the content ...

YouTube Plans Curated Future for TV

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 12.11.2012 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Quietly, YouTube has embarked on a mission to evolve beyond its history of clips and clicks into a full-fledged channel. Actually, a channel of channels.

How Long Before You Will Instead of Google It? A Year, Two, a Decade?

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 08.15.2012 | Media
Sreedhar Pillai

Services like depend on a community of millions of hardworking experts who wonder what to do with the wealth of knowledge and wisdom they have accumulated in life and are happy to share it.

WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 07.18.2012 | Technology
Shawn Amos

Companies that hope to remain competitive know they need to maintain a presence on social media sites. But how can they integrate customer service into the operation?

WATCH: Paddy Johnson, The Fiery Wit Behind Art Fag City | Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts

'Gallery Goer Asks The Question, What Is This Shit?' - Paddy Johnson knows all about art and why sometimes it's really not that great. Born and raised...

Fred Wilson, Uri Milner: Is Curation VC's Big New Thing?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.28.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

A number of the web's most trusted voices have started to embrace a concept that could have massive ramifications -- to manage, and make useful, the massive growth of content on the web, sites must embrace curation.

The Cable Cutting Chronicals - Week 3

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Well, now that we've gone and cut off cable, we thought maybe we could go all the way. So after a convincing call with Verizon, we ordered up new inte...

Google: At a Critical Crossroads

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Customers are Google's greatest strength -- but without engagement and transparency -- they're going to find they've lost trust. Once that happens -- then there's a real opportunity for competition.

Content Curation: It's Going to Be HUGE

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

It's counter-intuitive--especially to Americans. But often less is more. When Erin Scime wrote a blog titled: "Content Strategist as Digital Curator"...

Curate Your College Address Book

Hack College | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Hack College

Authored by Sean Quinn from I guess I'm getting a reputation around HackCollege as the "phone guy." Ironically, my cell phone is prob...

MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

MySpace is undergoing a wholesale change to the editorial thinking of the site. As MySpace exec's explained to me, they went looking under the hood and found a untapped goldmine of member generated tastes, picks and passions.