A trailer for the new book, Instant: The Story of Polaroid.
Show people something they had no idea they wanted but was irresistible.
Edwin Land, Polaroid co-founder and inventor predicted the smartphone back in 1970.
I don’t know what’s more impressive, his ability to make the hard look simple in driving a product to market or his salesmanship once that product was off the ground.
“For three decades Land and the brilliant researchers in his Cambridge, Mass. laboratory were consumed with perfecting a trick that even today, in the eyes of techno-weary children and grownups alike, is more than cool — it’s magical.”
An invention that is quickly accepted will turn out to be a rather trivial alteration of something that has already existed.
- Edwin Land, Polaroid co-founder, inventor
A quick look at the different elements behind making a game and how indie game developers put it all together.
Really dig this new Nike Flight commercial. I want that training cycle from the future.