Posts By Beth

Apple’s Newest Ad: If Only Via FaceTime

Why Malls Are Getting Mauled

Predicting the Indian Market for 2013: How Will Apple, Google, Facebook, Samsung and Amazon Fare?

Apple in Talks With Foursquare About Data-Sharing Deal

To All the Tweets I’ve Loved Before … (Comic)

What Makes Video “Professional”?

The Renaissance of Enterprise Computing

Kickstarter Panhandling (Comic)

Professor to Try to Salvage Troubled “Do Not Track” Deal

Tracking Global Growth in Seed Accelerators

Signs You’re on the Computer Too Much (Comic)

An Open Letter to YouTube Channels

21 Things About Malcolm Gladwell

Smart Body, Smart World: The Next Phase of Personal Computing

Why the “Want” Button Doesn’t Work for Social Commerce

15 Things About Aaron Levie

America’s Town Hall Moves Online

Making Visible the Invisible: Meaning, Not Content, Matters in Social Data

25 Things About Luke Wood

The Humiliation of the Unboxing (Comic)

Not Surprisingly, Younger Set Leads Smartphone Charge

Kevin Rose Interviews Elon Musk

More Data Beats Better Algorithms — Or Does It?

Ten Things About Spencer Rascoff

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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