Monday
Aug202012

Week of 2012/08/12

[NyTimes]

  • "How Big Data Became So Big" [nytimes]
  • "In Olympic Park, a Deluge From Our Sponsors" [nytimes]
  • "Merchants and Shoppers Sour on Daily Deal Sites" [nytimes]
  • "When the Network Effect Goes Into Reverse" [nytimes]
  • "Unable to Crack Computer Virus, Security Firm Seeks Help" [nytimes]
  • "What Small-Business Owners Should Know Before They Take Private Equity" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • There's only one truly open platform - the web [link]
  • Hey, Twitter - shouldn't it be about the users? [link]

Monday
Aug132012

Week of 2012/08/05

[NyTimes]

  • "Curiosity Rover Lands Safely on Mars" [nytimes]
  • "Starbucks and Square to Team Up" [nytimes]
  • "Apple Account Break-In Highlights Security Weakness" [nytimes]
  • "Letting the Cloud Watch Over the Farm" [nytimes]
  • "Auto Crrect Ths!" [nytimes]
  • "Google Goes Back to the Drawing Board for Nexus Q" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • For Google, keeping search relevant means baking big data into everything [link]
  • Infochimps makes its big-data-for-developers platform real-time [link]

Sunday
Aug052012

Week of 2012/07/29

[NyTimes]

  • "Trying to Be Nimble, Knight Capital Stumbles" [nytimes]
  • "Betaworks Unveils Its Vision for a Brand New Digg" [nytimes]
  • "Want to Graduate? First, Create a Company" [nytimes]
  • "Box and Dropbox Come of Age in Cloud Computing" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • MBA Mondays: Guest Post From Chad Dickerson [link]
  • Open source won [link]

Sunday
Jul292012

Week of 2012/07/22

[NyTimes]

  • "For Children Who Cannot Speak, a True Voice via Technology" [nytimes]
  • "American Woman Who Shattered Space Ceiling" [nytimes]
  • "Square Expects New Financing and a Loftier Value" [nytimes]
  • "Small Retailers Open Up Storefronts on Facebook Pages" [nytimes]
  • "@ThisIsVt, Vermonters Taking Turns on Twitter" [nytimes]
  • "Pinterest, Tumblr and the Trouble With 'Curation'" [nytimes]
  • "Mystery Tug on Spacecraft Is Einstein's 'I Told You So'" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • OS X Mountain Lion - Detailed Review [link]
  • Darpa Funds Hack Machine You’d Never Notice [link]
  • Here Are The Zynga Insiders Who Cashed Out Just Before The Stock Crashed... [link]

Saturday
Jul212012

Week of 2012/07/15

[NyTimes]

  • "In First, Software Emulates Lifespan of Entire Organism" [nytimes]
  • "The Ecology of Disease" [nytimes]
  • "Drop Out, Start Up" [nytimes]
  • "Top Universities Test the Online Appeal of Free" [nytimes]
  • "Individualism in Overdrive" [nytimes]
  • "A Yahoo Search Calls Up a Chief From Google" [nytimes]
  • "Before Anyone Complained About the Air-Conditioning, an Idea" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • What to Do with America's Parking Lot Blight [link]
  • Synchronizing Crowdsourced Movies [link]
  • Marine Traffic [link]

Sunday
Jul152012

Week of 2012/07/08

[NyTimes]

  • "Once-Stodgy World of London Banking Losing Its Old-School Ways" [nytimes]
  • "Has 'Organic' Been Oversized?" [nytimes]
  • "That Fresh Look, Genetically Buffed" [nytimes]
  • "In Treatment for Leukemia, Glimpses of the Future" [nytimes]
  • "Mobile App Developers Scoop Up Vast Amounts of Data, Reports Say" [nytimes]
  • "More Demands on Cell Carriers in Surveillance" [nytimes]
  • "A Reality Series Finds Silicon Valley Cringing" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • In Memoriam: Even in losing, how Digg won [link]
  • MBA Mondays: Leveraging Your Partners To Grow And Develop Your Team [link]

Saturday
Jul072012

Week of 2012/07/01

[NyTimes]

  • "Crammed Into Cheap Bunks, Dreaming of Future Digital Glory" [nytimes]
  • "In Silicon Valley, Chieftains Rule With Few Checks and Balances" [nytimes]
  • "I Took a Web Detour, and Now I Feel Better" [nytimes]
  • "Disruptions: Next Step for Technology Is Becoming the Background" [nytimes]
  • "A Few Good Ideas for Products" [nytimes]
  • "A Tablet to Rival the Leader" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Video: The Higgs Boson Explained [link]
  • Patent troll stalks travel site Hipmunk [link]

Saturday
Jun302012

Week of 2012/06/24

[NyTimes]

  • "E-Tailer Customization: Convenient or Creepy?" [nytimes]
  • "It's as Easy as 123!@S" [nytimes]
  • "A Weapon We Can't Control" [nytimes]
  • "Google Sees the Promise in Hardware" [nytimes]
  • "How Many Computers to Identify a Cat? 16,000" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Does Flipboard need to rethink its revenue-share formula with publishers? [link]

Wednesday
Jun272012

Week of 2012/06/17

[NyTimes]

  • "Google Maps Where Your Workers Are" [nytimes]
  • "A Start-Up Bets on Human Translators Over Machines" [nytimes]
  • "Free Speech for Computers?" [nytimes]
  • "Teachers’ Union to Open Lesson-Sharing Web Site" [nytimes]
  • "A Phone Bristling With Extras" [nytimes]
  • "Apple and Google Go Head to Head Over Mobile Maps" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • There's no such thing as an objective filter: Why designing algorithms that tell us the news is hard [link]
  • Terry Moore: Why is 'x' the unknown? [link]

Monday
Jun252012

Week of 2012/06/17

[NyTimes]

  • "Google Maps Where Your Workers Are" [nytimes]
  • "A Start-Up Bets on Human Translators Over Machines" [nytimes]
  • "Free Speech for Computers?" [nytimes]
  • "Teachers’ Union to Open Lesson-Sharing Web Site" [nytimes]
  • "A Phone Bristling With Extras" [nytimes]
  • "Apple and Google Go Head to Head Over Mobile Maps" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • There's no such thing as an objective filter: Why designing algorithms that tell us the news is hard [link]
  • Terry Moore: Why is 'x' the unknown? [link]