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Now Reading: Uber’s great potential, Spotify’s mobile business, being nice online, snooze buttons

‘Now Reading’ is a collection and sharing of online stories and is meant for minimal consumption by the few readers of this blog. Topics include books, food, culture, photography, media and technology … there are no rules. Have a story … Continue reading

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Now Reading: Mike Tyson’s thug life, Kruse on Bounty, bad decisions, Bezos

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Now Reading: Brian Koppleman on screenwriting, Jack Dorsey, network TV shows

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Now Reading: Nick Bilton’s Twitter book, time perception, Saslow on Navy Yard

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Tumblr and Marissa Mayer’s expertise in making life easier

Aesthetically, it’s a brand and a box, centered on a mostly antiseptic page. Theoretically, of course, it’s much more. It’s a powerful engine, a suite of consumer tools, the executive chef’s virtual kitchen where anything can be cooked up on … Continue reading

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Google Glass: A four-app wish list

Maybe I shouldn’t be amazed by technology anymore. We have cars that drive themselves, warm robotic voices that suddenly emerge from the clouds to answer questions, massive worlds contained in little devices that we store in our pockets. I mean, … Continue reading

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iPads and a world without personal notebooks

Farhad Manjoo wrote in Slate recently that the “next big thing” for Apple will be the iPad. In a way, they are facetious words; we know how innovative and vital the iPad is already. This is not new. But in … Continue reading

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