Jeremy Asher Boyd

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The Myth of Journalism's Golden Age - Media

The crisis in journalism today shouldn't obscure mainstream media's long history of masking the truth and acquiescing to power. From the Vietnam War …

A US Government Agency Spent $2.7 Million Destroying Its Computers After It Discovered Malware

When the Economic Development Administration found out that six of its computers were potentially infected with malware, it took overreaction to a whole new level: after wiping the machines (which would have fixed the problem), the agency's chief information officer decided to hire an outside …

How Startup Funding Works

How Startup Funding Works from Funders and Founders co-founder Anna Vital does a great job of visualizing the split of equity at different stages of …

Your Brain On Buzz: Why Some Ideas Go Viral And Others Go Nowhere

Why do certain ideas go viral while others never make it past a second set of eyes (or ears, or lips)? A new neuroscience study attempted to answer this question by finding out if our brains react differently to buzz-worthy ideas. The results suggest that we’re wired to pass along certain ideas …

World War Z Behind The Scenes Look At The Zombie AI (video)

The new World War Z movie starring Brad Pitt launched into theatres a few weeks ago, bringing with it own special bread of multiple zombie hordes for …

Creating and Sharing Videos That Are Not Too Long and Not Too Short

Very short videos are having their moment. Twitter’s Vine smartphone app, which shoots and posts clips of up to six seconds, has been a hit. And …

America the Beautiful: 50 States in 50 Photos

At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and approximately 315 million people, the United States is the third largest country by land area and …