We can’t come off looking like we think technology is the answer to every question. Technology is part of the answer but people are obviously part of the answer, as well.
Steve Case (Remember him from AOL) on tech companies and responsibilities. The tech world he alludes to is also the one where people feel good that they teach homeless people to code. And insist if everyone learned to code the world would be so much better. I’m sure some kid in Asia can unstarve themselves by learning python in their slum that doesn’t have electricity. Is there an Uber for getting a clue?
Brian Eno on a strategy to being creative again.
Launching a startup is easy. The launch bit. The hard work has yet to start though.
Mac user? Trouble sleeping? This will help. Flux.
Fake U2 single uploaded to YouTube, it’s actually some other band. Got played by Dave Fanning. If this was guerrilla marketing by that band, I’d be slightly praising it.
Dodgy “guest” blog posts are going to get a hammering by Google. If Matt Cutts blogs about it, that’s a confirmation.
Praise kids for their effort, praise them for being smart, the ones praised for effort work harder and do better.
I forgot I uploaded this, the Art of the Handshake, taken from Primary Colours. Oh Bill er John.
Be the artist, not the canvas