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Lauren Smiley / Matter:
The on-demand world isn't about sharing; it's about being served and self-isolation   —  The Shut-In Economy  —  In the new world of on-demand everything, you're either pampered, isolated royalty—or you're a 21st century servant.  —  Angel the concierge stands behind a lobby desk …
Mar 28, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Becoming Steve Jobs challenges Walter Isaacson's official biography with support from Jobs's inner circle   —  The War Over Who Steve Jobs Was  —  Walter Isaacson's official biography of Apple's genius leader is being challenged by a new book supported by Jobs's inner circle.
Mar 23, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Medium:
Medium's iOS app now lets you write and publish directly from your iPhone and iPad   —  Tell Your Story, Anywhere  —  Starting today, you can write and publish directly from your iPhone and iPad.  —  The new mobile Medium editor makes it easy share your stories and ideas on the go and …
Mar 19, 2015, 10:50 PMIn context
Astro Teller / Backchannel:
Google X head Astro Teller on origin of Google X, Project Loon, Glass, self-driving cars, Project Wing, and failure   —  How to Make Moonshots  —  Astro Teller says that at Google[x], failure is indeed an option.  So is changing the world. … Closing keynote of South by Southwest
Mar 18, 2015, 8:55 AMIn context
Janko Roettgers / Medium:
Chromecast can be controlled by select TV remotes, made possible by HDMI-CEC protocol   —  Chromecast now works with your TV's remote control  —  One of the most frequent complaints about Chromecast has been that it doesn't come with a remote control, requiring users to fiddle with their phone …
Mar 17, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context
John Pavlus / Medium:
While apps and search made URLs less important, URLs will remain the best way to uniquely label places on the web   —  Why Won't URLs Die?  —  The Uniform Resource Locator has been the user-interface lingua franca of the internet for decades.  A browser window just wouldn't look right without it up there at the top.
Mar 16, 2015, 3:40 AMIn context
John Herrman / Matter:
What it's like to go from using an iPhone to using a low-end generic BLU Android smartphone   —  I was an iPhone man once, like you.  Then S**tphone changed everything.  —  Last month my fourth iPhone in six years was, in medical terms, crashing.  The screen, which had pulled away from its glue, was behaving strangely.
Mar 15, 2015, 6:20 PMIn context
Michael Wolf / Medium:
Gigaom's former VP of Research on how venture capital and the growth expectations that come with it contributed to Gigaom's demise   —  Gigaom: The Life and Death of a Venture Funded Media Startup  —  As most know, we lost Gigaom last week.  It was a sudden passing of a widely beloved tech media company …
Mar 15, 2015, 4:05 PMIn context
Jamie Talbot / Medium:
Medium lets select publications host Medium stories at their own domain in limited beta   —  Custom domains for publications  —  Everyone's stories and ideas, in more places.  —  Everyone who posts on Medium already owns the rights to the original content they publish …
Mar 12, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Steven Levy / Backchannel:
Interview with Dan Pfeiffer, the outgoing senior communications advisor to the President, on social media strategy   —  The Man Who Made Obama Viral  —  White House Communications Czar Dan Pfeiffer reveals the strategy—and looks to the future of POTUS PR in the social media era
Mar 10, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context

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