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Bryan Johnson / Medium:
Braintree founder Bryan Johnson announces $100M OS Fund to spur founders with audacious ideas   —  Change the World  —  A challenge worthy of the greatest hearts and minds of our generation  —  Today I am announcing the OS Fund—$100 million of my personal capital dedicated to investing …
Oct 20, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Gideon Rosenblatt / Medium:
Google's information processing and Amazon's transaction processing platforms are headed for a collision in the battle to dominate local retail   —  The Google—Amazon Retail Slugfest  —  Two competitors, seemingly in different businesses, now determine the future of shopping.
Oct 19, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Medium:
Inside the nearly decade-old Google Scholar, which is still led by its creator Anurag Acharya   —  The Gentleman Who Made Scholar  —  Ten years after a Google engineer empowered researchers with Scholar, he can't bear to leave it  —  Anurag Acharya is the key inventor of Google Scholar …
Oct 19, 2014, 12:10 PMIn context
Paul Ford / Medium:
Meet Tilde.Club, a community of web page creators invoking the early web on a single Unix host   —  I had a couple drinks and woke up with 1,000 nerds  —  The story of Tilde.Club  —  This is the story of an accidental network of hundreds of people all sort of working towards a common goal …
Oct 12, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Barack Obama / Medium:
Obama asks young Americans to shape new economy, says tech and entrepreneurship is in their DNA   —  Why I'm Betting on You to Help Shape the New American Economy … You're part of the first generation to grow up in the digital age.  Some of you grew up with cell phones tucked into your book bags …
Oct 9, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
The White House / Medium:
The White House Joins Medium   —  Hello, Medium!  It's the White House.  —  We're really excited to be here.  We'll use this account to share ideas and stories from President Obama and his administration—from a look at what's happening inside the White House to information about policies …
Oct 9, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Medium:
Lotus Notes inventor and ex-Microsoft chief software architect Ray Ozzie wants to make phone calls more like collaborative documents with Talko   —  Brave New Phone Call  —  Ray Ozzie's new app Talko hopes to give people their voices back  —  I. … It's not an abstract subject for the 58-year entrepreneur.
Sep 23, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Secret Den:
Secret replaces photo library access with Flickr access, adds polls, moves to block posts with real names   —  Image search, Questions and Safety  —  When we first designed Secret, we set a few key principles.  Today, we're releasing an update focused on one of them: Words are the centerpiece.
Aug 22, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Rémi Rousseau / Medium:
Surgeon uses synchronized GoPros to record surgery, Oculus Rift to play it back for students   —  Virtual surgery gets real  —  What the Oculus Rift could mean for the future of medecine  —  Technological innovation takes time : virtual reality has been a thing in the medical field …
Aug 16, 2014, 8:35 AMIn context
Medium:
Anonymous email service Leak banned from using MailChimp and SendGrid APIs for not complying with “opt-in” policies, suspends service   —  Why we are forced to suspend Leak... for a while.  —  As you may know if you have read this post, Laurent and I launched Leak 11 days ago …
Aug 8, 2014, 2:50 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Kinect SDK 2.0 and new adapter kit now available  —  Read more from Technical Fellow Alex Kipman about the next chapter for Kinect.
Amazon Web Services:
Amazon Mobile Analytics- 100M Free Events per Month!  —  Designed to deliver usage reports within 60 min of receiving data from an app.  Built to scale - collect and process billions of events per day from millions of users.
Rackspace:
Another Patent Troll Slain.  You Are Now Free To Rotate Your Smartphone.  —  Rotatable Technologies is now an ex-patent troll.  I say “ex-troll” because its patent, US Pat.  No. 6,326,978, has been declared unpatentable …
Zoho:
Ringio helps sales teams close more deals by bringing Click To Call to Zoho CRM  —  This is a guest post by Sam Aparicio, CEO of Ringio.  —  Today we are announcing a new integration with Zoho that brings Ringio's Click To Call …