- More women now play video games than men by Christopher Hooton on 17 September, 2014 - The Independant
Women now account for over half of people who play video games, a study has found, driven by the ever-burgeoning app market (and hopefully a little bit less gender stereotyping).
- Technology Stalled in 1970 by Tom Simonite on September 18, 2014 - MIT Tech Review
Peter Thiel says he’s trying to get entrepreneurs to go after bigger problems than the ones Silicon Valley is chasing.
- Disrupt everything: how the web, social and mobile are changing everything we do by Michelle Atagana on September 15, 2014 - memeburn
In the last decade, the world has experienced a significant boom in the disruption economy. The disruptive innovation that we have seen over the past few years has helped create new markets and value networks. Some even disrupt an existing market and value network over a period of time, eventually displacing earlier technologies.
- Google's privacy ethics tour of Europe: a complex balancing act by Luciano Floridi on September 16, 2014 - The Guardian
Our technologies and their ability to undo may have formed our expectations about how much it is actually reversible in real life.
- The top 50 science stars of Twitter by Jia You on September 17, 2014 - Science AAAS
Rather than identifying “Science Kardashians”—those who are, as Hall put it, “famous for being famous”—the top 50 list reveals that a majority of the science Twitter stars spend much, if not all, of their time on science communication.