Technology

Spring Break for Nerds
A skeptic learns the secret to South by Southwest’s success
April 26, 2013

Every year, the tech elite and their legions of hangers-on gather in Austin to binge-network, binge-drink and "change the world." It is glorious. It is absurd. It is South by Southwest.

"What World Are You Living In?" Thomas Friedman Will Tell You for $995
April 24, 2013

The New York Times columnist joins the conference racket

An Internet Sales Tax Will Not Destroy Your Freedom
The Web is real life, where people pay their fair share. EBay users should, too.
April 24, 2013

The Web is real life, where people pay their fair share. EBay users should, too.

The Case for Less
Is abundance really the solution to our problems?
April 23, 2013

Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler say that "the future is better than you think" or than we're wired to think. But is it?

The Case for Entrepreneur Visas
Tech startups want a seat next to Facebook at the table of immigration reform
April 23, 2013

Tech startups want a seat next to Facebook at the table of immigration reform.

How to Make Journalism Work on Facebook and Tumblr
April 15, 2013

The social networks' experiments in journalism ignored their most valuable asset: data. 

Want to Read the Law? It'll Cost You.
The fight to make building regulations truly free
April 10, 2013

The fight to make free building regulations truly free.

How Much for That Startup?
What Amazon's Purchase of Goodreads Tells Us About the Content Wars
April 01, 2013

What Amazon's purchase of Goodreads tell us about the content wars.

MOOCs of Hazard
Will online education dampen the college experience? Yes. Will it be worth it? Well...
March 31, 2013

Will online education dampen the college experience? Yes. Will it be worth it? Well...

How to Close the Tech Industry's Gender Gap
March 28, 2013

It starts in the classroom.

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