Monday
Jan092012

Week of 2012/01/01

[NyTimes]

  • "Even a Giant Can Learn to Run" [nytimes]
  • "To Enjoy the View Without Help From an iPhone" [nytimes]
  • "An Ad Blocker Opens the Gate, Ever So Slightly" [nytimes]
  • "Lines That Shaped Manhattan" [nytimes]
  • "Continuing Education, at the Bar" [nytimes]
  • "Booking a Flight to Space, With Travel Insurance" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Books That Are Never Done Being Written [link]
  • You are what you curate [link]
  • Scaling up to hold your life story [link]

Monday
Jan022012

Week of 2011/12/25

[NyTimes]

  • "Debate Persists on Deadly Flu Made Airborne" [nytimes]
  • "Organic Agriculture May Be Outgrowing Its Ideals" [nytimes]
  • "Hackers Breach the Web Site of Stratfor Global Intelligence" [nytimes]
  • "Even a Giant Can Learn to Run" [nytimes]
  • "New Rules for the Ways We Watch" [nytimes]
  • "Graceful Moves, for a Boy Made of Metal" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • The year in big data and data science [link]
  • What to do when Amazon’s spot prices spike [link]
  • A VC: Mocked And Misunderstood [link]
  • Siri: The Horror Movie [link]

Sunday
Dec252011

Week of 2011/12/18

[NyTimes]

  • "Journals Asked To Cut Details Of Flu Studies" [nytimes]
  • "Two Earth-Size Planets Are Discovered" [nytimes]
  • "The Internet Gets Physical" [nytimes]
  • "If These Moms Can't Find It, They Invent It" [nytimes]
  • "What Nail-Polish Sales Tell Us About the Economy" [nytimes]
  • "Publishers vs. Libraries" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Video: Creative Companies .. Ben Chestnut [link]
  • It’s time to punish terrible viral marketing [link]
  • Augmented Reality with Processing [link]
  • Impress Your Family This Holiday Season with Wolfram Alpha and Siri [link]

Saturday
Dec172011

Week of 2011/12/11

[NyTimes]

  • "Profits and Questions at Online Charter Schools" [nytimes]
  • "As Doctors Use More Devices, Potential for Distraction Grows" [nytimes]
  • "Readers Return to the Stores" [nytimes]
  • "A Blueprint for Leadership" [nytimes]
  • "Speed of Light Lingers in Face of New Camera" [nytimes]
  • "TaskRabbit Plans to Multiply" [nytimes]
  • "I Just Watched 'Creepshow 2'" [nytimes]
  • "The Family Ski Trip" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Math is the new sexiness in IT [link]
  • Colleges Mine Data to Tailor Students' Experience [link]
  • Getting Started Guide: Analyzing Big Data with AWS [link]

Sunday
Dec112011

Week of 2011/12/04

[NyTimes]

  • "Xbox Live Challenges Cable Box" [nytimes]
  • "YouTube Buys Company That Processes Music Royalties" [nytimes]
  • "Online Learning, Personalized" [nytimes]
  • "With Lobbying Blitz, For-Profit Colleges Diluted New Rules" [nytimes]
  • "Go Online, Beat a Puzzle and Become a British Spy" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • Looking for a map reduce language [link]
  • Data Mining Billions of Tweets [link]
  • White House to open source Data.gov as open government data platform [link]
  • Video: Worlds Biggest Miniature Airport [link]

Sunday
Dec042011

Week of 2011/11/27

[NyTimes]

  • "Programmer Raises Concerns About Phone-Monitoring Software" [nytimes]
  • "DNA Sequencing Caught in Deluge of Data" [nytimes]
  • "Zynga's Tough Culture Risks a Talent Drain" [nytimes]
  • "The Importance of Painting a Clear Picture" [nytimes]
  • "What’s Past Is Postable" [nytimes]
  • "Flipboard Adds Its First iPad Catalog for Gilt Taste" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • What comes next [link]
  • Coding - the new Latin [link]
  • An Illustrated Guide to Cryptographic Hashes [link]
  • Video: Stephen Wolfram, "Computing the World" [link]

Sunday
Nov272011

Week of 2011/11/20

[NyTimes]

  • "For Their Children, Many E-Book Fans Insist on Paper" [nytimes]
  • "With Apps, Wealth Management Goes Mobile" [nytimes]
  • "Pushing On-the-Go Gadgets, Google Makes Its Pitch in Mobile" [nytimes]
  • "Mixed Results as Google Enters Microsoft's Turf" [nytimes]
  • "Want to Lead? Learn to Nurture Your Butterflies" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • How quickly our connected lives crumble when the power goes out [link]
  • The 6 Pillars Of Steve Jobs's Design Philosophy [link]
  • Peggy Noonan On Steve Jobs And Why Big Companies Die [link]
  • Gnip - Access to over 100 realtime social media streams [link]

Sunday
Nov202011

Week of 2011/11/13

[NyTimes]

  • "Once Wary, Apple Warms Up to Business Market" [nytimes]
  • "Bell Ringers Go Digital This Season" [nytimes]
  • "Internet Architects Warn of Risks in Ultrafast Networks" [nytimes]
  • "When Sites Drag the Unwitting Across the Web" [nytimes]
  • "Newspapers' Digital Apostle" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • How iPads, phones & sensors will redefine our homes [link]
  • Why Google gets no respect (from developers) [link]
  • Twitter is a stream, but it's also a reservoir [link]
  • Flixster hands out iTunes codes to unhappy UltraViolet users [link]

Tuesday
Nov152011

Week of 2011/11/06

[NyTimes]

  • "Programming for Children, Minus Cryptic Syntax" [nytimes]
  • "Apple Takes iTunes to Other Kinds of Payments" [nytimes]
  • "Bit by Bit, Work Exchange Site Aims to Get Jobs Done" [nytimes]
  • "Thailand Flooding Cripples Hard-Drive Suppliers" [nytimes]
  • "Report Gives New Details of Chaos at Stricken Plant" [nytimes]
  • "26.1 Miles, 45 Sketches" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • In the Wake of Estonian FBI Bust, Have You Checked Your DNS Settings? [link]
  • Steve Jobs - The Tweaker [link]
  • Yahoo Gives the iPad the Power to Understand TV [link]
  • What Makes A Great Curator Great? [link]

Sunday
Nov062011

Week of 2011/10/30

[NyTimes]

  • "Taming Unruly Wind Power" [nytimes]
  • "Google Changes Search Algorithm, Trying to Make Results More Timely" [nytimes]
  • "Now Your Phone Talks Back and Humors You" [nytimes]
  • "LG Brings Ad Capability to Internet-Connected TV" [nytimes]
  • "A Sister's Eulogy for Steve Jobs" [nytimes]

[Links]

  • social media, device freedom [link]
  • Want To Be A VC? Start A Company [link]
  • Directional shoes for the blind [link]
  • Are Yahoo Cocktails the answer for cross-platformapps? [link]