John Cougar Mellencamp says the music industry is dying, and that file-sharers are to blame. He's wrong on both counts.
A management putsch at Apple is yet another chance to say the company is coming down to Earth. It's a bit more complicated than that.
Apple's employees aren't big political givers--maybe because of a legacy Steve Jobs left.
On a recent Friday morning, Michael Saylor appeared before a think-tank audience to cheerfully predict the end of the world. Newspapers and televisions? Obsolete in a smartphone-enhanced future. Banks and wallets? Ditto. Textbooks? About to “dematerialize.” Also doomed: Algebra teachers. "We need to eliminate every one of those algebra teacher jobs," Saylor said, waving his iPhone like a wand. "Instead of five hundred thousand average algebra teachers, we need one good algebra teacher.
Software patents aren't great debate fodder. But you'd think the candidates would at least recognize their importance when talking to nerds.
Are journalists really paying attention to what candidates say, or are they too distracted? The neuroscience behind media multi-tasking.
Art.sy's real business is brokering online sales between galleries and collectors. Will it work?
Want to encourage campaign workers to eat dinner and breathe? There's an app for that.
North Carolina's Research Triangle Park was a cutting edge workplace, in the 1950s. Now, people don't even want to show up for work. Can it be fixed?
Google quietly unblocked the Innocence of Muslims video in Egypt and Libya. But that doesn't erase the decision to censor in the first place.