WeWork rebrands to We Company, reveals details of SoftBank deal
Exclusive: @WeWork rebrands to The We Company; CEO Neumann talks about disappointing SoftBank round »
thenib.com/how-do-we-get-rid-of-tax-havens
Great piece on corporate tax havens and how to end them »
Amazon's new ad strategy: Free samples based on what it knows about you - Axios
The future is Amazon sending you free stuff, forever: @dmccabe and @sarafischer with a great scoop on Amazon's latest marketing technique »
A Case for Inbox Infinity - The Atlantic
I wrote about why you should stop doing email »
Oops! Autonomous robot struck and killed by a self-driving Tesla in Las Vegas ahead of CES | Daily Mail Online
Video: Self-driving Tesla runs over and "kills" robot at Las Vegas electronics show. »
The Public Media Stack – Storythings Ltd – Medium
Very big, super-high-level thoughts from @matlock (which is the right altitude, these should be high level) about the future of PUBLIC MEDIA. »
A Fake Nude of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Was Debunked By Foot Fetishists - Motherboard
The internet continues to be both the best and the worst. »
OTF | Alternative Sources of Support - December 2018
Looking for funding for your CII FOSS project? via @opentechfund »
Flickr Is Deleting Your Photos Soon. Here’s How To Save Them.
Flickr Is Deleting Your Photos Soon. Here’s How To Save Them. via @katienotopoulos »
Facebook culture described as 'cult-like', review process blamed
This has exactly zero to do with the performance review system and everything to do with what the company *actually* values. (hint ?) »
Dear Internet: Stop Bullying Chris Cillizza, He's Not The Worst
Look, it’s his *job* to be a clueless, anodyne, both-sides-ist dorkus who actually removes useful information from people’s brains and he’s very good at it so stop yelling at the poor guy and let him collect his seven figures in peace »
T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T Are Selling Customers' Real-Time Location Data, And It's Falling Into the Wrong Hands - Motherboard
If we had a functioning government, this would be something they’d protect us from. »
Nebula Reading List - SFWA Discussion Forums
Um wow. @BluebeardsBride made it onto the Nebula Reading List alongside Bandersnatch, God of War, Gris, Obra Dinn, and Banner Saga. Is this real life? »
Samsung warns of sharp sales and profit decline - The Verge
(•_•) <) )╯nobody's / \ \(•_•) ( (> buying / \ (•_•) <) )> smartphones / \ »
CES revokes award from female-founded sex tech company – TechCrunch
glad to see that @CTATech is still a firestorm of misogyny »
Corsair shrunk the RGB LED down to be as small as the head of a pin - The Verge
Oooooh, helllloooo sexy! Corsair shrunk the RGB LED down to be as small as the head of a pin »
The State Of Software Security In 2019
“…1 thing that we can immediately do as engineers, PMs, designers, & managers is to push back on ‘engagement’ as the primary or only metric for ‘success’. It’s game-able & heavily gamed, & does not remotely capture the real experiences of real »
Zuckerberg San Francisco General’s aggressive tactics leave patients with big bills - Vox
A $20,243 bike crash: Zuckerberg hospital’s aggressive tactics leave patients with big bills »
Meditations
really enjoying »
I Used To Love My Body | Jonathan Mann
You might say my new album, which is out today, is 10 years in the making (because I’ve been writing a song a day for ten years). »