Watch her talk from #TDC14
How do we know what we need to know when we don’t know that we need to know it? Search engines are a really good tool says Erin McKean, but if the tool is a hammer then everything looks like a nail. The problem with search engines, is that they force all questions into the shape of search, but how do you search for something if you don’t know what it is you are looking? For that, you need a discovery engine like Erin’s newest app - Reverb.
Watch her talk from #TDC11
Wonderful world of words
Erin’s passion for words is both unusual and infectious. When met with her passion for how digital technology and her startup Wordnik are helping to support the development of language, you get a fascinating talk from a fascinating person.