In the space, Drexler saw opportunity. He installed the loudspeaker system...– Lunch with the FT: Mickey Drexler - FT.com
As the maker movement marches forward, we’ve hit a lot of milestones: a place to...– How Open-Sourced Hardware is Kickstarting Kickstarter. (via kickstarter)
The ability to click and buy on a mobile device is making a huge difference in...– Mary Meeker’s 2011 Presentation On Internet Trends [Slides] | TechCrunch (via datainsightsideas) Another stat from her presentation that blew my mind: 52% of US smartphone owners have abandoned a purchase while IN THE STORE because they found a better price online.
When Gloria Steinem said, in the 1970s, “We’re becoming the men we wanted to...– All the Single Ladies, Kate Bolick
Listening to Jill Abramson on Charlie Rose
After reading the New Yorker article about her, I was SO curious to hear her voice. The first thing that people usually notice about Jill Abramson is her voice. The equivalent of a nasal car honk, it’s an odd combination of upper- and working-class. Inside the newsroom, her schoolteacherlike way of elongating words and drawing out the last word of each sentence is a subject of endless...