7 Stories Worth Reading

What makes Pharell so awesome (and amazing). Find out! Boris Johnson, British Prime Minister? Seriously. How did this happen? How San Francisco broke America’s heart. Well, for starters, the headline is a bit hyperbolic, and there are some generalizations. Other than that, a very good article ruminating on the City by the Bay. People blame … Continue reading 7 Stories Worth Reading

Facebook Readies for Washington

Earlier this week, Bloomberg Technology host Emily Chang asked me where I think Facebook will be in a year. My answer: Pretty much where it is now. It will be unchanged or even emboldened, thanks in part to its new strategy of buying protection in Washington. Like many other industries — for example, tobacco and oil — Facebook has figured out that it can help write regulations that will allow it to exist blissfully and put its competitors at a disadvantage. Continue reading “Facebook Readies for Washington”

Some Good Reads

We often hear talk about racial bias in artificial intelligence. This week, I read an article that reinforced my belief that all technology has a bias. Take photography as an example. I have to admit, Wired UK is the Wired I want to read all the time. I mean, who else would publish a riveting … Continue reading Some Good Reads