Gareth Rosslee

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Josie Borain's Cape Town

As a model and photographer I lived in New York City for 13 years and never visited the Statue of Liberty. I returned home to Cape Town 19 years ago …

8 Great Literary, Book Nerd, and Storytelling Podcasts

I am a huge fan of the podcast medium. I listen while I clean, while I walk, while I cook, while I dress after my shower. I do not subscribe to print …

*Serial'*s Transformation of Audio Journalism Is Just Beginning

Today, after nearly three months, <i>Serial</i> reaches its dramatic conclusion. And whether Sarah Koenig and company bring us closure or just leave us in …

Inside the Buzz-Fueled Media Startups Battling for Your Attention

Author: Mat Honan. Mat Honan Culture<p>Date of Publication: 12.17.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p><b>It’s like a</b> parody, spending time in a …

Instagram's nice factor is key to its victory over Twitter

Right now on my Instagram feed, I see a photograph from one of my friends who snapped a picture of a man casually sitting next to his Christmas tree …

Spain's link tax forces Google News to shut there — BuzzMachine

Google News just announced that Spain’s recently passed link tax has forced the net giant to remove Spanish publishers from Google News and shut off …

How to Get Away with Uber

What exactly is it about the controversy-baiting, aggressive, indispensable taxi app that pisses so many people off? (Hint: It’s not the bullying, …

Revenue Streams

Is Spotify the music industry’s friend or its foe?<p>Daniel Ek, the C.E.O. of Spotify, is a rock star of the tech world, but he is not long on charisma. At thirty-one, he is pale, boyish, cerebral, and calm. <i>Jantelagen</i>, the Scandinavian code of humility and restraint, is strong in him. He doesn’t greet …

What It Takes To Be The French Jennifer Lawrence

Here’s a peek into the lives of the well-paid, beloved, highly secretive voiceover artists who make Hollywood French. Now… if they can only survive …

Elon Musk puts his case for a multi-planet civilisation – Ross Andersen

‘Fuck Earth!’ Elon Musk said to me, laughing. ‘Who cares about Earth?’ We were sitting in his cubicle, in the front corner of a large open-plan …

Why broken sleep is a golden time for creativity – Karen Emslie

It is 4.18am. In the fireplace, where logs burned, there are now orange lumps that will soon be ash. Orion the Hunter is above the hill. Taurus, a …

Thomas Jefferson

You Won’t Click On This Headline Because This Headline is Not Ridiculous

Quizzes. Lists. Rumors. Outrage essays.<p>We like to complain that the internet is filled with ridiculous stories that are ultimately about …

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The War of the Words

Amazon’s war with publishing giant Hachette over e-book pricing has earned it a black eye in the media, with the likes of Philip Roth, James Patterson, and Stephen Colbert demanding that the online mega-store stand down. How did Amazon—which was once seen as the book industry’s savior—end up as …

What's In A Name? The fading tyranny of dot com

We’ve all been there. We click on a link, but then pause a second. There’s a “.net” or a “.org” at the end of the address. We think against our …

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15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don’t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need.<p>Learning the new skills necessary to start a new …

Flipboard's latest update integrates Zite's tech to make you fall in love with digital magazines

Popular digital magazine app Flipboard today is rolling out perhaps the biggest revamp of its service since its initial launch. The upgraded app features improved navigation, new ways to discover content, a daily news feature, revised smartphone design, and more.<p>At the heart of “Flipboard 3.0” is …