Twitter Updates for 2011-12-31

@RNBaum We didn't try to incorporate game elements into our MBA gamification course for several reasons. May try next year. #

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-25

The split pea soup has been made. The latkes are ready to bake. Time for our traditional Jewish Christmas celebration. #

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-22

MT @kfitchard: The audio for MarketplaceTech: @kwerb stole the show: LightSquared is like the Rolling Stones # RT @FlipperPA: @kwerb I've posted the video from Cory @Doctorow's talk; thanks again from bringing him to @Wharton! # Knowledge@Wharton looks at whether Google is in danger of turning into what it fears: Microsoft. #

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-19

Amused by spam asking if the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania (my official employer) are interested in a product. #

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-15

Former FCC Chair Reed Hundt on why the House spectrum bill screws up auctions: #

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-14

OECD endorses principles to promote Internet freedom. A big step forward internationally. # Great work by @USAmbOECD , @djweitzner, @AlecJRoss, @pweiser to promote global recognition of the value of Internet freedom. # Heading to DC to speak at FCC workshop on end of the telephone network. My remarks: Watch live: # Hey @dingstweets: if we win at #gamficationbullshitbingo do we get a badge? # RT @johnkerry on ...

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-13

Modern Warfare 3 video game hits $1 billion in revenue twice as fast as the movie Avatar. #

The Five Stages of Telecom Transition

(Remarks prepared for the December 14, 2011 FCC Workshop, “The Telephone Network in Transition”) In her 1969 book, On Death and Dying, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross introduced an influential model for understanding responses to catastrophic loss, known as the Five Stages of Grief: (1) Denial, (2) Anger, (3) Bargaining, (4) Depression, and finally (5) Acceptance.  Kübler-Ross was writing about the death of people, but all of us here are also contemplating the ...

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-12

A good reminder to keep video games and work separate. Not. # Compelling testimony by @edyson, ICANN's founding chairman, against the new top-level domain names: #

Twitter Updates for 2011-12-10

When does it stop feeling weird being the dad and not the kid? Just askin'. #