Author Archives: Mark Watkins

Mark Watkins

About Mark Watkins

Mark is the founder of The Hawaii Project, a new book discovery engine. Mark was previously CEO & co-founder of goby, a mobile recommendation engine for finding fun things to do, and VP of Engineering at Endeca, a search platform, since acquired by Oracle.

curation, publishers, books, readers, consumers

The Power and Limits of Curation

We’re all drowning in content. From long-form writing on LinkedIn and Medium to snackable content in our Twitter and Instagram feeds, to the explosion of self-published books, we’re inundated with options. Eliot Peper said it well: Blogs made everyone a journalist. Self-publishing made everyone an author. YouTube made everyone a filmmaker. Itunes made everyone a...