Tag: Communication

TED.com – Defend our freedom to share (or why SOPA is a bad idea)

Clay Shirky delivers a clear and cogent history and explanation of PIPA/SOPA, walking through through both the intent and what the ramifications of the bill and how it changes the entire legal system under which websites operate.

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Posted in Art, Copyright, Culture, Politics, Quick Posts, Social Media, Technology
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Gigantt Blog – The GitHub Job Interview

This sounds like a really solid way to do a job interview.

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Posted in Business, Communication, Programming, Quick Posts
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The Contactually Blog – E-mail is the Universal Platform

I don’t put much stock in stories that say e-mail is dead for precisely this reason.

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American Civil Liberties Union – It Was Close, But We Won: Viva Net Neutrality!

Yeah for Net Neutrality, boo for my State Senator being the one who introduced this resolution.

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NYTimes.com – Bank of America Explains Web Site Problems

Bank of America, we weren’t hacked instead we are just incompetent.

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FeeFighters – FeeFighters Loses BBB Accreditation Over Investigative Blog Post

I’ve always felt the Better Business Bureau was a little scammy, nice to know they can’t take criticism as well.

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ZDNet – AVOS’ Delicious Disaster: Lessons from a Complete Failure

The second (maybe even third) great migration from Delicious is in effect only this time since exporting is broken, people are even more upset.

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Posted in Business, Communication, Quick Posts, User Experience
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Online Video News – Netflix’s DVD business: Does Qwikster have a future?

How long until Qwikster becomes just another forgotten piece of internet real estate?

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Ars Technica – Newzbin2 builds block-averting measures into its software

Every time someone tries to prevent information from being reached on the Internet someone else finds a way around it.

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Fraser Speirs – A Supercomputer in Every Backpack

Same problem I’ve been thinking about for a long time, our education system is built for the jobs of the past not the jobs of the future.

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Posted in Communication, Economics, Quick Posts
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