Arik Hesseldahl

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Box Unveils $2 Million App Development Fund

Following through on a plan that its CEO first mentioned during a visit to New York, Box.net today announced its Box Innovation Network — or “/bin” fund. The company announced a $2 million fund to encourage the development of applications on its platforms. Its partners in the effort include Appcelerator, Heroku, VMware Cloud Foundry, Rackspace, SnapLogic, and Twilio.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work