Goldie and Rudimental on the success of Drum and Bass

Siri is a digital assistant. Evernote is a second brain. DJs are pre-recording their “live” sets.  Machines are getting smarter while humans are getting lazier. The paradox is that while humans are programming computers to learn how to see, humans are also doing whatever they can to cheat the experience to avoid the pressures of improvisation. […]

7 articles to read this weekend

Summary: Google is evil and incredibly smart, Twitter is not dead (yet), Drum N Bass is still alive and well, Football is not life, Walking makes you more creative, as does Reading, and the why the world needs less productivity apps. 1. Google’s Hegemony Burying the URL URLs are the essence. They make hypertext hyper. […]