“Many have compared the new theme to that of The Newsroom, the short-lived Aaron Sorkin HBO project about television news. ‘It sounds like a theme for a fake radio show that would be on a scripted drama,’ Andres said, ‘it’s a little self-important.’”Why the New NPR 'Morning Edition' Theme Is So Lousy - The Atlantictheatlantic.com
“The motivation to fill out the spreadsheet is baked into the form: All those sad, empty boxes need to be filled in, and only you can do it, by completing whichever task you’ve set out for yourself and then marking it as done.” – @lemonsandThe Next Wellness Trend Should Be Google Spreadsheetsonezero.medium.com
Podcasts now appearing in google search! Very cool...
Coming across a finely-crafted watch on the ground: "Hmm, perhaps a designer?"
Coming across the Android development platform: "God does not exist"
“We used to have 40 social media people across our brands. Today, we have 22. Social used to be 30 percent, now it’s 10 percent. That’s what we all need to do. You can’t rely on any of them, long-term.”'Social used to be 30 percent. Now it's 10': Candid thoughts of publishers - Digidaydigiday.com
“The future, though, is a lot messier: getting information is more difficult, presenting that information is more challenging, and making money is very much an open question.”Google Fights Back – Stratechery by Ben Thompsonstratechery.com
Omg Oracle dude in Patagonia, peak Google 2019
“When Kim and Kelley were born, their parents got a two-for-one Deal.”
“Citizen App Development”
“Do not anthropomorphize the lawnmower.”
“But despite the drawbacks, detectives noted how precise the data was and how it was collected even when people weren’t making calls or using apps — both improvements over tracking that relies on cell towers.”Tracking Phones, Google Is a Dragnet for the Police - The New York Timesnytimes.com
Amazon S3 will no longer support path-style API requests starting September 30th, 2020