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Where good ideas come from | Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson on Where Good Ideas Come From

After their animated exploration of capitalism, the RSA are back with a visual distillation of one of the most important questions in creative culture: Where do good ideas come from?<p>Steven Johnson tackles the grand question with insights from his latest book, <i>Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural</i> …

How We Got to Now by Steven Johnson - review

From death rays to digital music – this is a pleasing survey of innovations that have made the modern world<p>Steven Johnson is a maven of the history of ideas. Here, he focuses on just six technologies and explores their ramifications, both benign and malign. He makes the hummingbird emblematic of …

Trout, Iannetta hit HRs in Angels' win over Royals

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- A second straight complete game was not needed from C.J. Wilson, who had enough offensive and defensive support from his teammates …

Baseball

Google's Project Tango Recreates Interior Spaces for Virtual Reality | Fortune.com

Google knows a little something about mapping. It is the force behind Google Maps after all.<p>But now the Internet giant plans to enlist an army of specially equipped smartphones and other mobile device to create 3-D maps of building interiors, according to a new Bloomberg report.<p>The effort is part …

Google, You Own Me

Alvin Toffler said, “Acceleration is one of the most important and least understood of all social forces.” There is much to be understood of futurism …

Wearable Tech

Here come the Snapchat clones

Over the last 12 months, Snapchat has consistently made headlines for everything from its association with sexting to turning down a multi-billion …

Glassholes accused of hurting restaurant's ratings

Feast restaurant in New York gets a slew of one-star reviews on Google after one customer is asked to remove her Google Glass.<p>Though Google didn't itself invent the word "Glasshole," it has embraced it.<p>It has pleaded with its own Google Glass Explorers not to behave in rude ways. It's not that …

Google Glass

Google said to acquire satellite startup Skybox

Google has been known to wander off its territory, venturing into new markets with <i>lunatic</i> ideas. In fact, their latest venture may very well get them closer to the moon, with rumors of possible satellite company investments coming soon. Google could be acquiring satellite startup Skybox.<p>This deal …

Google Maps