In a new interview with FT, Larry Page expects us to work less, have cheaper homes and cheaper goods. About housing: Collapsing house prices could be another part of this equation. Even more than technology, he puts this down to policy changes needed to make land more readily available for construction. Rather than exceeding $1m, […]Read more "“I think the things you want to live a comfortable life could get much, much, much cheaper”"
As crazy as it may sound to some people, this headline will probably be in the news before we know it. Both companies are making a ton of money by themselves, but they actually need each other to survive. Apple needs a social platform. Facebook needs users that truly love them. And the combined company […]Read more "Apple buys Facebook"
By Ronnie Rocket, Berlin based blogger and entrepreneur In the first of a two part blog series, I will write about the background for Open Call, a unique opportunity for talent to get funding for an “original, groundbreaking ideas for audiences to experience on mobiles and tablets”. In a new creative partnership with Tumblr, The […]Read more "Do you want £50,000 for a smartphone art project?"
BeoPlay A2 – 360 degrees kick-ass sound and 24 hours of battery life! Designed by award winning Danish industrial designer Cecilie Manz. The price is a game-changer: DKK 2499 / USD 399 / EUR 349 This is by far the coolest product I’ve come across in a long time! Here are the first three articles […]Read more "Here’s the next small big thing"
This tweet by the Paris based Russian software developer Oleg Andreev resonated with me immediately. In just one tweet, Oleg manages to address new technology, revolutionary payment systems, the peace movement, police violence, state control, censorship, the breakdown of conventional capitalism, the sixties, hallucinatory drugs and putting it all in a mindblowing historic and futuristic […]Read more "This is one of the most important tweets this year"
Great mornings don’t just happen. They’re planned and nutured. It’s about creating a routine that works.Read more "Take Back Your Mornings"
We just got Netflix in Germany. It’s like Spotify for movies. The frontpages are the same. Mainstream pop. I tried to dig deeper to see what the service has to offer. In order to do this, I conducted a search for 10 favourite directors. Here are the results. First, I searched for the Italian director […]Read more "The problem with Netflix"