Posts Categorized: Friday’s Finds

Black Friday Finds

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. @doctorow – “Once you admit that luck was crucial to your success, you have to confront the terrifying possibility that your luck may run out someday.”

Power, Networks & Freedom

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. “Power always thinks it has a great soul & vast views beyond the comprehension of the weak. – John Adams” via @JusticeWillett

Friday’s Finds 230

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. @morgenpaul – “Psst … Your people are not your greatest asset; they’re not yours and they’re not assets. Let’s treat them like people.” Will robots make our lives better or worse? – via @gideonro So… Read more »

Ideas, Experts and Data

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. “We don’t see something until we have the right metaphor to let us perceive it.” – Thomas Kuhn – via @tobiasmeyer “Humans require the difficult and messy social routing protocol of trust.” – Valdis Krebs @orgnet… Read more »

Conversations are markets?

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. @ayeletb: “I want to live in a world of possibilities and experiments; not a cookie cutter world, unless I am baking.“ “If you want to do something new, you have to stop doing something old…. Read more »

Democracy vs platform capitalism

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. A Digital Declaration – by Shoshana Zuboff In the shadow and gloom of today’s institutional facts, it has become fashionable to mourn the passing of the democratic era. I say that democracy is the best… Read more »

Post Labour Day Finds

Here are some observations and insights that were shared on social media this past fortnight. I call these Friday’s Finds. “We teach people how to remember, we never teach them how to grow. – Oscar Wilde” – via @BestOscarWilde @ShawnCallahan – “The stories we find, and especially the ones we retell, change who we become.”… Read more »