10 Tech Trends for 2012

Presenter

Learn the 10 trends that are going to make a big impact in the coming year, from big data to digital identity authentication to … women. (Yes, they’re a trend!) Amy Webb returns to explain what the trends are, why they matter and highlight immediate practical use cases. Don’t be surprised if you’re chosen to help demo! As always, Amy will bring lots of never-before-seen prototypes as well as handouts and fun prizes.

Kathy Gill Sep 23, 201211:49 pm

There is an audio of this session at SoundCloud:

http://soundcloud.com/onlinenewsassociation/10-tech-trends-for-2012-amy

And two posts @storify:

http://storify.com/krystina0610/10-tech-trends-of-2012

http://storify.com/juanmunozcnn/10techtrends-10-tech-trends-for-2012

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:22 pm

And that’s that for the 10 Tech Trends for 2012!

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:20 pm

As the audience has time to digest the session, some are chatting about women as the final tech trend.

https://twitter.com/MathildePiard/status/249226273442910209

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:18 pm

The formal presentation is over, now for questions.

https://twitter.com/charohenriquez/status/249225612751958017

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:16 pm

As Amy Webb finishes up, she challenges the audience to post their own top technology trends to: http://webbmediatrends.tumblr.com

“So…that’s it.”

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:14 pm

The last trend?

https://twitter.com/charohenriquez/status/249224860260265986

kegill Sep 21, 201212:14 pm

Want to think about trends? Read SciFi:

https://twitter.com/kegill/status/249224594857267200

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:13 pm

Another trend Amy Webb isn’t mentioning: The trend of people coming from other sessions to hers.

https://twitter.com/rewrightme/status/249224628533329920

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:12 pm

https://twitter.com/AmyBartner/status/249224487185297408

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:09 pm

After giving up the goods on how Webbmedia’s sausage is made, Amy Webb gets back to the final eight trends of the 10 to watch:

https://twitter.com/EricCarvin/status/249223443113979904

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:05 pm

How do you know if something is REALLY innovative? What’s the next big thing? In the context of Pinterest, Webb reveals her five attributes of innovation:

https://twitter.com/AmyBartner/status/249222621059747840

kegill Sep 21, 201212:04 pm

@WebbMedia is deconstructing Pinterest history and innovation

https://twitter.com/charohenriquez/status/249222416088330241

https://twitter.com/carolfowler/status/249222435843485698

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201212:01 pm

As fast as Amy Webb is talking, she’ll be able to pack this hour with 3,000 trends.

https://twitter.com/nep/status/249221525885054976

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:59 am

Are we ready for Google Now?

https://twitter.com/hatchjt/status/249220996253511680

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:56 am

Amy Webb’s session is the place to be right now.

https://twitter.com/moneyries/status/249220197158907904

kegill Sep 21, 201211:54 am

It’s easy to let people know where you are geographically – we thought that back in 2007 – we knew that mobile and status-sharing were going to be very very important

https://twitter.com/kegill/status/249219802885935104

kegill Sep 21, 201211:52 am

https://twitter.com/AdrienneLB/status/249219346021363712

kegill Sep 21, 201211:52 am

https://twitter.com/elyserusso/status/249219341000794114

kegill Sep 21, 201211:52 am

https://twitter.com/kegill/status/249219347913011200

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:51 am

We’re all instructed to open the coveted folder now. Inside, it’s filled with Webbmedia’s strategy for finding trends. “Why the hell would I do this?” Webb wants to give digital media orgs the tools to succeed.

https://twitter.com/NABJDigital/status/249219160431816704

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:46 am

Striking the right chord with video is difficult to do, Webb says.

https://twitter.com/EricCarvin/status/249217680727474176

https://twitter.com/notblue/status/249217676193443841

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:45 am

“Monoboob” gets a mention — to the audience’s delight.

https://twitter.com/AmyZQuinn/status/249217498673725440

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:44 am

Pepsi is a company that sells pop, Amy Webb says, and yet — they’re succeeding online.

https://twitter.com/NABJDigital/status/249216980719136768

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:43 am

https://twitter.com/krystina0610/status/249216510789304320

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:41 am

Amy Webb has captivated the audience:

https://twitter.com/bponsot/status/249216400697221120

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:39 am

The second trend: Video.

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:38 am

https://twitter.com/krystina0610/status/249215716560097280

kegill Sep 21, 201211:37 am

http://twitter.com/craiglstone/status/249213464655065088

kegill Sep 21, 201211:36 am

https://twitter.com/kegill/status/249215480932470785

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:36 am

https://twitter.com/toddjolmstead/status/249215151734128640

Amy Bartner Sep 21, 201211:34 am

The session begins with the entire room getting a folder with instruction not to open it.

https://twitter.com/MikeRoe/status/249213712840417281