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The end of ownership: The zero-marginal-cost economySociety is undergoing tremendous change right now — those of us who enjoy services like Uber and Kickstarter are experiencing it firsthand. The sharing and collaboration practices of the internet are extending to transportation (Uber), hotels (Airbnb), financing (Kickstarter, LendingClub), music services (Spotify) and even software development (Linux, Drupal). […]

Five interesting posts

Here are five articles you might find worth looking at: Soon no one will care about a phone’s battery lifeMany phones claim all day battery life but we all know that’s mostly bs, however that’s about to change. There are three major trends driving this future: bigger phones, better hardware and Android L.—Julio Franco at […]

Quote of the week

As far as I can see, the future of Windows Phone is that it will eventually be replaced by Android. In fact – and I don’t make bold predictions lightly – I can’t see a future where Microsoft doesn’t pull the plug on Windows Phone in the next few years and switch to Android.—Adrian Kingsley-Hughes […]

Quote of the week

If we’ve learnt anything at all about Google, it’s that the company is great at generating cool ideas, but merely mediocre when it comes to actually turning those ideas into commercial products that are adopted on a wide scale.—Sebastian Anthony at ExtremeTech

The Internet of Things comes to your home

One of the hot topics these days is the Internet of Things (IOT). People have been talking about the day when almost any device, gadget, or home appliance will be connected to the Internet. Will you soon be able to control all your home appliances remotely? Many say that this development is coming in the […]