10 years ago today, Steve Jobs introduced the first iPhone — and also became the first person to publicly complain about how news is presented on iPhones. As part of his introduction to the phone’s capabilities, Jobs opened Safari and pulled up the full desktop version of the Times’ website. “We’re showing you the …

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Money is *the* prime mover for any society. Apparently, with only a bit of push, monkeys got introduced to currency and soon after they monetised the worlds oldest profession in their society. For mathematicians and alike, though, money is something that historically found it’s place as Natural Numbers, till the advent of finance, where it was put into Continuum. Thus …

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I have read a few articles on DATA as the new oil, true. I have however fairly frequently wondered if DATA is the new oil , air or king. Which ever you decide, the fact remains that data is and will remain a valuable part of our personal and business life. What exactly is data? …

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John Battelle predicts… This is my 14th annual predictions post. And as I look back on the previous 13 and consider what to write, I’m flooded with uncertainty. That’s not like me. Writing these predictions is something I’ve always looked forward to — I don’t prepare in any demonstrable way, but I do gather crumbs over time, …

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President-elect Donald Trump and his pick for attorney general are gearing up to overhaul or scrap a program that allows companies like Microsoft to bring in highly skilled contract workers to fill tech jobs in the U.S. Trump’s choice for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), is on record as a harsh critic of Microsoft …

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