Monday
Apr082013

Week of 2013/03/31

[NyTimes]

  • "Letting Down Our Guard With Web Privacy" [nytimes]
  • "The Child, the Tablet and the Developing Mind" [nytimes]
  • "Fake Twitter Followers Becomes Multimillion-Dollar Business" [nytimes]
  • "Little Accountability for Directors, Despite Poor Performance" [nytimes]
  • "A Slice of London So Exclusive Even the Owners Are Visitors" [nytimes]
  • "Who Made That Learjet?" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • It's no Facebook Phone: Home looks nice but could have limited impact [link]
  • Facebook and Apple: it's complicated [link]
  • So what's it really like to use Project Glass? Take a look [link]

Tuesday
Apr022013

Week of 2013/03/24

[NyTimes]

  • "Cyberattacks Seem Meant to Destroy, Not Just Disrupt" [nytimes]
  • "Attacks Used the Internet Against Itself to Clog Traffic" [nytimes]
  • "As Apps Race to Car Dashes, Walking a Line on Safety" [nytimes]
  • "BioShock's Latest: Civil War in a City in the Sky" [nytimes]
  • "Instagram and the New Era of Paparazzi" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Privacy 101: Skype Leaks Your Location [link]
  • Inge Druckrey: Teaching to See [link]

Sunday
Mar242013

Week of 2013/03/17

[NyTimes]

  • "Reading, Writing and Video Games" [nytimes]
  • "Smart Drones" [nytimes]
  • "Technology That Serves to Enhance, Not Distract" [nytimes]
  • "Good News Beats Bad on Social Networks" [nytimes]
  • "Unwanted Electronic Gear Rising in Toxic Piles" [nytimes]
  • "The Doctor Is in (Well, Logged in)" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Massive bot network is draining $6 million a month from online ad industry, says report [link]
  • The City of Chicago wants you to fork its data on GitHub [link]

Monday
Mar182013

Week of 2013/03/10

[NyTimes]

  • "Algorithms Get a Human Hand in Steering Web" [nytimes]
  • "Researchers Find 25 Countries Using Surveillance Software" [nytimes]
  • "Looking for a Lesson in Google's Perks" [nytimes]
  • "Keep Calm and Carry On ...Buying" [nytimes]
  • "More Units Going Up in a Snap" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • How OpenStack upended the private cloud market overnight [link]
  • Google kills Google Reader, will go offline on July 1, 2013 [link]
  • Meet the men who spy on women through their webcams [link]

Sunday
Mar102013

Week of 2013/03/03

[NyTimes]

  • "It's the Hardware's Turn in the Spotlight" [nytimes]
  • "Technology Turns to Tracking People Offline" [nytimes]
  • "Unreported Side Effects of Drugs Found Using Internet Data, Study Finds" [nytimes]
  • "Gridlock Plagues the New Online-Only SimCity" [nytimes]
  • "Major Grocer to Label Foods With Gene-Modified Content" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Fenwick & West open-sources startup finance docs on GitHub [link]
  • Your weakest link: All those online accounts you've forgotten about [link]
  • The Google Glass feature no one is talking about [link]

Monday
Mar042013

Week of 2013/02/24

[NyTimes]

  • "More Retailers at Risk of Amazon 'Showrooming'" [nytimes]
  • "Yahoo Orders Home Workers Back to the Office" [nytimes]
  • "Online Piracy Alert System to Begin This Week" [nytimes]
  • "Peugeot Bets on a Different Kind of Hybrid" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • This week's 10 best data stories (so far) [link]
  • The Importance of a Good Resume [link]

Sunday
Feb242013

Week of 2013/02/17

[NyTimes]

  • "If You're Collecting Our Data, You Ought to Protect It" [nytimes]
  • "A Factory on Your Kitchen Counter" [nytimes]
  • "Rise of Drones in U.S. Drives Efforts to Limit Police Use" [nytimes]
  • "Logging Off to Trace a Web Photo to Its Source" [nytimes]
  • "A Digital Shift on Health Data Swells Profits in an Industry" [nytimes]
  • "The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Why all that hacking news might not be so bad [link]

Sunday
Feb172013

Week of 2013/02/10

[NyTimes]

  • "Cybercrime Network Based in Spain Is Broken Up" [nytimes]
  • "Facebook Says Hackers Breached Its Computers" [nytimes]
  • "Rise of Drones in U.S. Drives Efforts to Limit Police Use" [nytimes]
  • "Why Would You Ever Give Money Through Kickstarter?" [nytimes]
  • "Digital Diary: Are We Suffering From Mobile App Burnout?" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Five important lessons from the dustup over the NYT's Tesla test drive [link]
  • Square scandal highlights growing pains at tech start-ups [link]
  • Mobile attacks! [link]

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]