Beyond Disruption: The Age of the Impact Entrepreneur

Wired News - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm

In Mike Judge’s excellent comedy series “Silicon Valley”, the much clichéd mission statement of start-ups claiming “to make the world a better place” is mocked to full effect. In one episode, a handful of start-ups line up to pitch to a panel of investors. They all conclude their presentations with the same lofty ambition, pledging […]

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Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

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Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Is the Outrage Over the FBI's Seattle Times Tactics a Knee-Jerk Reaction?

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:23pm
reifman writes The Internet's been abuzz the past 48 hours about reports the FBI distributed malware via a fake Seattle Times news website. What the agency actually did is more of an example of smart, precise law enforcement tactics. Is the outrage online an indictment of Twitter's tendency towards uninformed, knee-jerk reactions? In this age of unwarranted, unconstitutional blanket data collection by the NSA, the FBI's tactics from 2007 seem refreshing for their precision.

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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After IBM Deal With Twitter, Watson Supercomputer Can Mine Mountains of Tweets

Wired News - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 7:03pm

Watson, the artificially intelligent IBM supercomputer, can already beat you at Jeopardy. And soon, it will know more than you do about what’s happening on Twitter, too. It’s part of a deal the two companies announced on Wednesday that’s designed to let IBM’s business clients mine the 500 million daily Twitter messages for competitive intel. […]

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Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

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Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








Categories: Science

Stan Lee Media and Disney Battle For Ownership of Marvel Characters

Slashdot - Wed, 29/10/2014 - 6:59pm
An anonymous reader writes "Stan Lee Media and The Walt Disney Co. have taken their arguments to the U.S. Court of Appeals over who owns the rights (and profits) to Marvel characters. Though Disney bought Marvel in 2009, Stan Lee Media (no longer associated with Stan Lee, himself) still claims copyright of the characters."

Read more of this story at Slashdot.








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