Saturday
Feb092013

Week of 2013/02/03

[NyTimes]

  • "Broad Powers Seen for Obama in Cyberstrikes" [nytimes]
  • "Data Protection Laws, an Ocean Apart" [nytimes]
  • "A Billion-Dollar Club, and Not So Exclusive" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Inside Aereo: new photos of the tech that's changing how we watch TV [link]
  • Why Vine's Going to Grow Into Something Huge [link]
  • Colin Powell: Kids need structure [link]

Sunday
Feb032013

Week of 2013/01/27

[NyTimes]

  • "Lincoln's School of Management" [nytimes]
  • "Disruptions: A Fuzzy and Shifting Line Between Hacker and Criminal" [nytimes]
  • "As Music Streaming Grows, Royalties Slow to a Trickle" [nytimes]
  • "New Way to Deliver a Drama: All 13 Episodes in One Sitting" [nytimes]
  • "Making Web Sites Completely Addictive" [nytimes]
  • "Lessons for Entrepreneurs in Rubble of a Collapsed Deal" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Breaking down 2012 tech acquisitions by the numbers [link]
  • Vine is the best we've seen in social video, but is it good enough? [link]
  • 1 Million Deep Searches a Day and Growing [link]

Sunday
Jan272013

Week of 2013/01/20

[NyTimes]

  • "Disruptions: Impulse Buys, Straight to Your Screen" [nytimes]
  • "Rising TV Fees Mean All Viewers Pay to Keep Sports Fans Happy" [nytimes]
  • "Even if It Enrages Your Boss, Social Net Speech Is Protected" [nytimes]
  • "A Smartphone So Tempting That Even Its Thief Was Robbed" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Transparency Report: What it takes for governments to access personal information [link]
  • A quiet breakthrough in geothermal power tech [link]
  • MBA Mondays: Revenue Models - Transaction Processing [link]

Sunday
Jan202013

Weeok of 2013/01/13

[NyTimes]

  • "China Invests in a Vast Rise in College Graduates" [nytimes]
  • "Rights Group Reports on Abuses of Surveillance and Censorship Technology" [nytimes]
  • "Search Option From Facebook Is Privacy Test" [nytimes]
  • "For Space Station, a Pod That Folds Like a Shirt and Inflates Like a Balloon" [nytimes]
  • "Resignation Suggests Rift Between CNET and CBS" [nytimes]
  • "To Grip Wet Objects, Wrinkle Your Fingers" [nytimes]
  • "Scientists Develop Device for Image Compression" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • The best interface is no interface [link]
  • Under the Hood: Building Graph Search Beta [link]
  • Facebook and Open Compute just blew up the server and disrupted a $55B market [link]
  • Mathematics as an Art Form - Visualizing Equations [link]
  • Never ass-ume [link]

Sunday
Jan132013

Week of 2013/01/06

[NyTimes]

  • "Aaron Swartz, Precocious Programmer and Internet Activist, Dies at 26" [nytimes]
  • "Errors Mount at High-Speed Exchanges in New Year" [nytimes]
  • "Drivers With Hands Full Get a Backup: The Car" [nytimes]
  • "Smartphones Become Life’s Remote Control" [nytimes]
  • "Can Social Media Sell Soap?" [nytimes]
  • "The Six Steps of Leadership (Plus Courage)" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Improving Twitter search with real-time human computation [link]
  • Best of Kickstarter 2012 [link]
  • The Art of Creative Coding, Off Book, PBS [link]

Sunday
Jan062013

Week of 2012/12/30

[NyTimes]

  • "Outmaneuvered in Their Own Game, Antivirus Makers Struggle to Adapt" [nytimes]
  • "Avis to Buy Zipcar for $500 Million" [nytimes]
  • "TV Where Taking It Too Far Is Never Far Enough" [nytimes]
  • "Feeling Dragged Through the Mud, as MTV Comes to West Virginia" [nytimes]
  • "Sure, Big Data Is Great. But So Is Intuition." [nytimes]

[Links]

  • The Science Behind Those Obama Campaign E-Mails [link]
  • Google+ Hangouts: 'Tis the Season for Get Togethers [link]
  • Managing Startups: Best Posts of 2012 [link]

Sunday
Dec302012

Week of 2012/12/23

[NyTimes]

  • "Getting It First or Getting It Right?" [nytimes]
  • "'Crowdfunding' Rules Are Unlikely to Meet Deadline" [nytimes]
  • "Google Apps Challenging Microsoft in Business" [nytimes]
  • "Dreams of 'Open' Everything" [nytimes]
  • "The Gun-Game Complex" [nytimes]
  • "TV Where Taking It Too Far Is Never Far Enough" [nytimes]
  • "Engineered Fish Moves a Step Closer to Approval" [nytimes]
  • "Words of 2012" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Google+ Hangouts: 'Tis the Season for Get Togethers [link]
  • Living by the iShuffle Principle [link]

Sunday
Dec232012

Week of 2012/12/16

[NyTimes]

  • "Retailers Try to Adapt to Device-Hopping Shoppers" [nytimes]
  • "A Wave of Start-Ups Helps Small Companies Outsource Their Tasks" [nytimes]
  • "Instagram Reversal Doesn't Appease Everyone" [nytimes]
  • "Cerberus to Sell Freedom Group, a Gunmaker" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Like it or not, real-time crowdsourced news verification is here to stay [link]
  • Fox's bloody t-shirt: Newtown images show risks of automated ads [link]
  • A programmer's guide to big data: 12 tools to know [link]

Monday
Dec172012

Week of 2012/12/09

[NyTimes]

  • "A Tumultuous Trip to Mobile App Transparency" [nytimes]
  • "Let's Gang Up on Killer Bugs" [nytimes]
  • "Deciphering the Tools of Nature’s Zombies" [nytimes]
  • "Billion-Dollar Flop: Air Force Stumbles on Software Plan" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Analyzing Big Data with Twitter [link]
  • How Pixle Created Its Clever Cut-and-Fold App 'Foldify' [link]

Sunday
Dec092012

Week of 2012/12/02

[NyTimes]

  • "Drafters of Communications Treaty Are Split on Issue of Internet Governance" [nytimes]
  • "An Art World Gathering, Divided by Money" [nytimes]
  • "For PC Virus Victims, Pay or Else" [nytimes]
  • "Car Insurance By the Mile" [nytimes]
  • "Test Run: Burner, a Mobile App That Gives You Disposable Digits" [nytimes]
  • "Can a Jellyfish Unlock the Secret of Immortality?" [nytimes]
  • "The Wild Life of American Cities" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • AR Drone That Infects Other Drones With Virus Wins DroneGames [link]
  • What the Instagram fight says about Twitter as a media platform [link]