"The question is, can we rally around this brief moment of incredible efflorescence of creativity and innovation and say, "No, thank you very much, we want to keep it like this"? That's the project of the next couple of years." Also some good points about how customised searches on google risk putting us each in our own fliter bubble.
"Want to live forever? Break your habits. Do things you don’t know how to do and foreswear the routine." Actually, this is a deeper and more insightful piece than that quote suggests…
Ben Schott has a go at the paradoxical blandness of supposedly disruptive startups: Welcome to your bland new world. It’s easy to get stuck in