The Accelerated Mobile Pages Project (AMP) is an open-source website publishing technology designed to improve the performance of web content and advertisements. The AMP Project led by Google is a competitor to Facebook's Instant Articles,[1] and includes several other large search, social and web publishing platforms around the world... The AMP Project was announced by Google on October 7, 2015 following discussions with its partners in the European Digital News Initiative (DNI), and other news publishers and technology companies around the world, about improving the performance of the mobile web. More than 30 news publishers and several technology companies (including Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn and WordPress) were initially announced as collaborators in the AMP Project.

creator of OReilly Head First series (more)

Nir Eyal: Hooked ISBN:1591847788 book on maximizing Activation/Retention (AARRR) of your product. (Product Design) (more)

Brian J. Fogg is a behavioral psychologist and author. He is the founder and director of the Stanford Persuasive Technology Lab. Fogg was the first scientist to articulate the concept of "captology", or the study of how computers can persuade people. In 2005, he renamed the concept to "Behavior Design", which comprises a set of models for understanding how human behavior works, as well as a set of methods he has created to help innovators create successful products.

Past and present reads. See esp. Greatest Books (more)

Quinn Norton (born 1973) is an American journalist, photographer, and blogger covering hacker culture, Anonymous, Occupy movement, intellectual property and copyright issues, and the Internet... Norton has described a conceptual prank involving writing and executing a computer program that would output all possible melodies, theoretically providing the opportunity to claim copyright for all music.[7] (CopyrightMusicHack)... Norton was married to Danny O'Brien.[8]... Norton dated Aaron Swartz for three years. (more)

This was a page from ZWiki days that would get pulled from for a sticky header quote. (more)

post-Baby Boomer generation (more)

The digitization of information, and the Internet's ability to distribute such information at huge scale, challenges the trends in laws regarding intellectual property, which have been affected by the increasing corporate consolidation of Mass Media. (more)

In economics, a public good is a good that is both non-excludable and non-rivalrous in that individuals cannot be effectively excluded from use and where use by one individual does not reduce availability to others... This is in contrast to a common good which is non-excludable but is rivalrous to a certain degree. (more)

resources shared by a group of people (more)

James Boyle wrote "The Second Enclosure Movement And The Construction Of The Public Domain" about Intellectual Property.

trilogy of large novels by Neal Stephenson (more)

4chan: The Skeleton Key to the Rise of Trump (more)


This is the publicly-readable WikiLog Thinking Space of Bill Seitz (a Product Manager and CTO) (also a Wiki-Junkie).

My Calling: to accelerate Evolution by increasing Freedom, Agency, and Leverage of Free Agents and smaller groups (SmallWorld) via D And D of Thinking Tools (software and Games To Play).

See Intro Page for space-related goals, status, etc.; or Wiki Node for more terse summary info.

Beware the War On The Net!


Seeking: CTO/Chief Product Officer-type position in funded organization with entrepreneurial culture, in Chicago area. My value: accelerating business-changing product development.