- 100 Things to Watch in 2011 — people who consider tech trends without considering social trends are betting on the atom bomb without considering the Summer of Love. (via Fred Wilson)
- Mobile Economics will Trend Towards Web Economics (Fred Wilson) — A central issue with the Internet, no matter what device and presentation layer you use to access it, is that there is an unlimited amount of content available. Evan Williams calls it “a web of infinite information” in this chat with Om Malik. What is valuable is filtering and curation. Restricting access to content doesn’t work. Someone else’s content will get filtered and curated instead of yours. Scarcity is not a viable business model on the Internet.
- Magic Tile — geometric and topological analogues of Rubik’s Cube. Mindblowing fun with math.
- SharpNLP — open source C# NLP tools.
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100 Trends, Mobile to Web, Geometry Fun, and C# NLP Tools
Ozzie architects a departure, Apple earnings and rumors, the BSA meddles, and C++ is 25.
This week, Microsoft loses their chief architect, Apple continues to own the news cycle, the BSA tries to put the kibosh on open standards, and a well-known language reaches a milestone.