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What's with this "Internet of Things"?

You may have heard about the Internet of Things and not known what the term meant. It's basically a collection of object conected to your life and …

Internet of Things

Facebook, Twitter, And Breaking News’ Special Relationship

Twitter and Facebook can stand alone, but each is weaker on its own.<p>For years, Facebook and Twitter have been at odds over news. But if we’ve learned anything in the past week it might be that it’s not clear that either service has to lose for the other to win. Twitter and Facebook present two …

Why videos go viral

Kevin Allocca is YouTube's trends manager, and he has deep thoughts about silly web video. In this talk from TEDYouth, he shares the 4 reasons a …

The Technium: 1,000 True Fans

<i>This is an edited, updated version of an essay I wrote in 2008 when this now popular idea was embryonic and ragged. I recently rewrote it to convey</i> …

RiP! A Remix Manifesto

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Why we have too few women leaders

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions -- and offers 3 powerful pieces …

Sheryl Sandberg

Tech Star Wants To Make Diversity Plug-And-Play For Silicon Valley

Tristan Walker is successful by anyone's standards: He went to a top-notch prep school, graduated as valedictorian at college, went on to become a trader on Wall Street, earned an MBA at Stanford, and then helped to launch the location app Foursquare.<p>But what makes Walker so remarkable is that he …

Facebook Diversity Report Shows It’s 69% Male, 57% White, Charts Compare It To Google And More

Facebook just released its employee diversity report, and here’s our chart comparing it to Google, Yahoo, and LinkedIn. While you could conclude that Facebook is a bit more diverse than Google and a bit less than the others, they all get an F for being heavily skewed male, white and asian. Facebook …

The 10 Biggest Revelations From Edward Snowden's Leaks

One year ago, the <i>Guardian</i> published its first bombshell story based on leaked top-secret documents showing that the National Security Agency was …

Analysing data is the future for journalists, says Tim Berners-Lee

Inventor of the world wide web says reporters should be hunting for stories in datasets<p>Sir Tim Berners-Lee reckons he's glimpsed the future of journalism – and given he's the person who invented the world wide web, you might not want to bet against him.<p>In his view, it lies with journalists who know …

The New York Times' Most Popular Story of 2013 Was Not an Article

It was that dialect quiz.<p>The <i>New York Times</i> has released its list of most-visited stories of 2013. As <i>The Atlantic’s</i> business editor Derek Thompson noted, they include four breaking news articles, one of which was a map; three health stories; a long narrative about poverty in New York; and two …

10 Reasons Visual Content will Dominate 2014

What marketing strategies will we focus on in 2014? What will we leave behind?<p><b>This article takes a look at the rise of visual content - and why 2014</b> …

The art of asking

Don't make people pay for music, says Amanda Palmer: Let them. In a passionate talk that begins in her days as a street performer (drop a dollar in …

The Long Tail

<i>Chris is expanding this article into a book, due out in May 2006. Follow his continuing coverage of the subject on The Long Tail blog.</i><p><b>In 1988,</b> a …

Free! Why $0.00 Is the Future of Business

Author: Chris Anderson. Chris Anderson Business<p>Date of Publication: 02.25.08.<p>Time of Publication: 12:00 pm. 12:00 pm<p><b>At the age of 40, King Gillette</b> …

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

NASA

Apple claims Samsung damages verdict is off by $85 million

If you’re not sure about what’s been going on between Apple and Samsung as of late, the two companies are still involved in a legal cat fight. Back …

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