Studying the judicial history of these laws, you quickly realize that law enforcement only applies them after it’s identified the journalist or protestor that it wants to arrest. The pattern is that authorities will find the offending speech and then choose the law that can be interpreted to most closely address it. Gelezen bij Electronic […]
And yet, if these platforms did not filter your feed, you would probably not use them — or at least, you would use them far less. That’s because your feed would be clogged with so much irrelevant noise that you’d conclude it was not worth the time or effort required to comb through it. Geschreven […]
The sharing economy can, in a certain way, be seen as an extension of companies finding ways not to pay people their full value. That also takes form in unpaid internships and using independent contractors instead of full-time employees. (…) That idea (of a universal basic income) is now being taken up by Silicon Valley, […]
Like a good time-travel story, self-help books challenge the necessity of present circumstance. But while the alternate reality in sci-fi is typically the future, planet, or world, the only counterfactual in self-help is one’s self. Readers of How to Win Friends and Influence People leave their cubicles behind to become crusaders of the corporate ladder; […]
Every day is the same 24 hour cycle. Every workday around 8 hours. Surely I could have found even 20 minutes a day to work with him. But it wasn’t that. It wasn’t that I couldn’t find the time. I couldn’t find the attention Geschreven door Jason Fried, gelezen bij Signal v. Noise.
Tumblr on its Sponsor pages: Sponsors are featured front-and-center. As much as you want to earn money, put content first, sponsors next. For ever and ever. Amen. I love Tumblr and if they can run ads that look like this one, all will be fine. It might just be the case that some less fashionable […]
Dave Caolo reacts to a blogpost by Ben Brooks on the gamification on iOS apps. I don’t understand why it makes him so angry. His short, 209-word post contains “dick” twice, “hate” twice and “bullshit” once. The fact of the matter is I don’t think he is that frustrated or angry about it. ‘Bullshit’ is […]
Give Up The Gimmicks: How Groupons And Coupons Can Damage Your Brand | Fast Company ‘Cocaine makes you feel like a man. Problem is, the man wants more cocaine.’ Coupons are cocaine for business.
What a weird company Google is. There is no way you can guess why they do these things. They just do. Because they have the money of the means or whatever is needed. I love them for that.
Just like the Loch Ness Monster, you may have heard the rumors about Google Drive. It turns out, one of the two actually does exist. Gotta love the Google communication style…
Huh? I have been able to do this for as long as I can remember. Regardless of whether or not the file was in my public folder. I dont remember activating it. Ive been doing it from iPad, Mac, Windows, you name it. Is this an accidental repost? Dropbox just announced a whole lot of […]