- Cory Doctorow on digital Lysenkoism bit.ly/AwS72k I sort of get the same feeling when talking to publishing employees in Norway….
- 10 ways big data is remaking energy bit.ly/wHnO2z
- “65% of movie industry revenue comes from sources the studios at one time claimed would put them out of business” bit.ly/xNi4J6
- Should kids learn to code? extremetech.com/computing/1159… via
- Graphene: The perfect water filterextremetech.com/extreme/115909… via
@extremetech One atom thick, yet visible to the naked eye.
- Big data requires more analytical capability – or statisticians, as they are known nyti.ms/ym3w2H
- Drones without pilots lat.ms/w1MORh HAL getting closer…
- Just back from “Tinker, tailor..” Great movie, follows the book, highly believable, excellent acting. Go see!
- We Can Cut the Climate Change Problem in Half by Eliminating Fossil Fuel Subsidies slate.com/articles/busin…
- Apple’s iPad and the Human Costs for Workers in China:nyti.ms/xHMEgh
- Adam Gopnik on locking people up in America: nyr.kr/xtHpIVPrinciples vs procedure
- A CTO’s take on cloud gigaom.com/cloud/a-ctos-t… Great, but do we have the analytic capacity to take on the problems companies want to solve?
- Do Drones Undermine Democracy?: nyti.ms/zQMNME
- The Future of War (From Jan., 1993 to the Present) battellemedia.com/archives/2012/… via
- I’m In Cambridge, Not Boston: fndry.gr/19EBT via
@bfeld Kendall Square as the white-hot center of startups in MA
@BreakingNews: Budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA signs $21.6 billion deal to buy 222 planes from Boeing and Airbus – AP @jonwesselaas @alexanderhanff @PaulbernalUK In the US, people distrust government and trust business, in Europe it is the other way around
- David Weinberger on Too Big to Know wp.me/p1Ug4Q-ib
- TV’s Live and Streaming Audiences Are Diverging | Wired.comwired.com/epicenter/2012… Different usage patterns, self-organization
- The New French Hacker-Artist Underground | Magazinewired.com/magazine/2012/…
- Norwegian Data Inspectorate outlaws Google App usewp.me/p1Ug4Q-i7
- Producteev aiming to be Evernote of task managementgigaom.com/2012/01/24/pro…
- Thin Film and the creation of the stupid webgigaom.com/2012/01/23/thi… Du så det her først…
- The President’s challenge: What more does government want — or deserve — from the tech world? boingboing.net/2012/01/23/the…via
- Computer security is about finding front doors wp.me/p1Ug4Q-i3
- Security risk is in the simple things: Spying by calling conference phones bit.ly/xXF8eh
- Stephen Levy on Google’s auction system bit.ly/pwgCO A couple years old, but excellent explanation and history. Class material
@nathansmith: What bothers me #SOPA isn’t censorship, but less intelligent bureaucrats assuming they know better than geeks.
- Wolfram|Alpha Makes Easy Work of Any Integer Sequenceshar.es/fmQlc I always hated those “what is the next number” things at school
- Violinist interrupted by Nokia ringtone, plays the ringtonecnet.co/xihj7G via
- Outsourcing your tweets – hilarious from Gary Shteyngartnyr.kr/wh66eI
- Apple, America and a Squeezed Middle Class: nyti.ms/AEHFOYThoughtprovoking, related to