BBC News - Smart cities get their own operating... →
That led McKenty to think this way: The topics that generate contributor...– The Dream of OpenStack in a Commercial OS is Realized - ReadWriteCloud Great insight
This is not a consensus-based approach — there’s no guarantee that...– FAQ - WHATWG Wiki
My own theory is that we are in the middle of a dramatic and broad technological...– Marc Andreessen on Why Software Is Eating the World - WSJ.com
Today’s game-theory software is not yet sufficiently advanced to mediate between...– Modelling behaviour: Game theory in practice | The Economist /via @scrollie
The lack of network-operator competition we currently have, and the concomitant...– AT&T/T-Mobile | Susan Crawford blog more gems from Crawford’s piece
The problem for America presented by deregulation in both the wired and the...– AT&T/T-Mobile | Susan Crawford blog Amazing post on the politics, policy, context, and history around the ATT/Tmobile merger, and value of net neutrality and open internet in general.
The most significant measures of wealth are parental supervision and access to...– A VC: What Is Going On?
Join us for an OpenBlock screencast, 9/8
openblock: Curious about OpenBlock? Want to hear more about what goes on under the hood? Wondering how to go hyperlocal? Tune in next week for an introductory screencast to the wonderful world of OpenBlock. We’ll explain some typical uses for OpenBlock, give a demo of current features, and take questions. Thursday September 8th, 11am-noon EDT. Join the screencast...
Need a little extra push to roll out of bed in the morning? Would ponying up a...– Can This Alarm Clock Help You Be More Generous and Get to Work On Time? - Business - GOOD Like /via @KMimagine
Wanted: the Self-hiding alarm clock:
This morning while cleaning up my office, I came across an old sketchbook from one of my design classes in college, circa ~1999. In it was a gem of a product idea (if I do say so myself). Without further adieu, here it is: The Self-Hiding Alarm Clock: Problem: I always turn off my alarm clock and just go back to sleep. It’s too easy to reach! One solution: move the alarm clock to the...