John Muller
When Uber and Airbnb Meet the Real World - NYTimes.com
How Microsoft Appointed Itself Sheriff of the Internet | WIRED

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It was 7 o’clock in the morning when the knocking on Dan Durrer’s front door woke him up. His dog started barking, and Durrer thought he was getting an early morning package. But when he opened the door, he wasn’t greeted by the FedEx man. He was face-to-face with a process server, a messenger from…

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American Schools Are Training Kids for a World That Doesn’t Exist | WIRED

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Being dumb in the existing educational system is bad enough. Failing to create a new way of learning adapted to contemporary circumstances might be a national disaster.

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Amazon Isn’t the Problem With Capitalism. It’s the Solution to Our Economic Ills.

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If I knew exactly what Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, planned to do with his ever-expanding retail empire, I wouldn’t be writing this column right now. Instead, I’d be traveling the world in a luxurious zeppelin, drinking fine wines and solving crimes with the aid of my mind-reading…

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Alan Moore: I am in charge of this universe – Tim Martin – Aeon

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The legendary comics author Alan Moore has written a million-word novel, tribute to every eternal speck in his universe

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The Bacon Boom Was Not an Accident

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Bacon almost died during the fat-phobic 1980s. Its rise to America’s favorite food was a triumph of marketing, innovation, and (let’s be honest) amazing flavor

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‘Kick it Out’ by Heart with Foo Fighters is my new jam.
CONTRARY BRIN: Rejection of Tomorrow
Walter Isaacson Talks About How Innovators Need to Be Collaborators — Even Steve Jobs (Video)

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As it turns out, it does take a village.

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