Trustbusting in the internet age: Should digital monopolies be broken up? | @[economist.com] | Things I grab, motley collection
ALTHOUGH no company is mentioned by name, it is very clear which American internet giant the European Parliament has in mind in a resolution that has been doing the rounds in the run-up to a vote on November 27th. One draft calls for “unbundling s…
Getting Virtual Teams Right – ©[hbr.org] | Things I grab, motley collection
“Virtual” teams—ones made up of people in different physical locations—are on the rise. As companies expand geographically and as telecommuting becomes more common, work groups often span far-flung offices, shared workspaces, private homes, and ho…
How to best manage a journal of activities | Comment gérer au mieux un journal d’activités | Things I grab, motley collection
Originally posted on plerudulier:
It could almost be a rhetorical question … except that it is a real question, which I’m not sure I have the answer to.
Ça pourrait presque être une question rhétorique … sauf que c’est une vraie question, pour l…
Bird Perch over Montmartre | Things I grab, motley collection
Originally posted on the Antimuseum in Paris:
The bird perch (perchoir in French) is the name of an outdoor café on top of a building in Menilmontant. October 2014.
Filed under: curation
Why nerd culture must die | Things I grab, motley collection
Originally posted on Pete Warden’s blog:
Photo by Attila Acs
My first girlfriend was someone I met through a MUD, and I had to fly 7,000 miles to see her in person. I read a paper version of the Jargon File at 15 and it became my bible. Just rea…
Serial: listeners of podcast phenomenon turn detectives – with troubling results – ©[theguardian.com] | Things I grab, motley collection
I fell into Serial, the new podcast that re-investigates a murder, the way they used to say one fell into bankruptcy: slowly, then all at once. I only tuned in once six episodes had aired, but then it became a binge. A dinner with a friend interru…
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