Archives for August 2014

Recommended Links (Ed. 0046 / Internet & Social)

Internet Social CrowdLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Internet, IOT, Social Networking, Crowdsourcing, and Cybersecurity, including items on Facebook’s plan to conquer the world, whether the internet of things is the beginning or the end of the world and whether Google+ matters. Enjoy.

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Recommended Links (Ed. 0045 / Big Tech & Mobile)

Apple LogoLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Apple, Google, Amazon, Mobile, Photography, Gadgets and other Big Tech, including items on whether the new Apple under Tim Cook is any different, Amazon’s war with Hachette, and Marissa Mayer’s secret plans for Yahoo. Enjoy.

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Recommended Links (Ed. 0044 / Investing & Entrepreneurship)

Savings or investment concept, male hand putting coin on a stack of increasing columns of moneyLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Angel Investing, Entrepreneurship, Business &  Communication, including items on whether crowd funding is a disaster waiting to happen, whether we are in a tech bubble, whether PowerPoint ruined General Motors, and how to get people to read your emails. Enjoy.

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Recommended Links (Ed. 0043 / Internet & Social)

Internet Social CrowdLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Internet, IOT, Social Networking, Crowdsourcing, and Cybersecurity, including items on what the Internet of Things means for you, for the enterprise, for networks, for humankind, whether it is time for Twitter to start filtering out some of the noise and repetition, and what we should actually expect when we sign up for a kickstarter. Enjoy.

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Recommended Links (Ed. 0042 / Big Tech & Mobile)

Apple LogoLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Apple, Google, Amazon, Mobile, Photography, Gadgets and other Big Tech, including items on whether technology will cause permanent unemployment, what smartphones mean for the future of the internet, and why consumer tech is so incremental. Enjoy.

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Recommended Links (Ed. 0041 / Media & Publishing)

MediaLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Media, Digital Media and Publishing, including items on whether the NYTimes is innovating whether Amazon is evil, and how Bill Gates saved a business classic that had gone out of print. Enjoy.

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Recommended Links (Ed. 0040 / Environment)

Leaves GreenLatest selection of the best stuff I’ve seen lately across the ScratchPaper focus areas of Green, Environment, Energy, Transportation, New Urbanism, including items on The BBC finally deciding to stop wasting air time on climate change deniers, BP concluding we have 53 years of oil left, and the best checklist of things to look for in an electric car that has ever been publishe. Enjoy.

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