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Your Help Is Hurting

Your Help Is Hurting

A friend posted this link to a Forbes article about how philanthropy tends to hurt rather than help. The basic premise can be summarize in this quote below:"When you try to help, you try to give things, you start to have the consequences. There’s an author Bob Lupton, who really nails it when he s ...
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The Power of Gaming

The Power of Gaming

Last night I went to the City Arts talk, The Power of Gaming with Jane McGonigal. You may or may not already be familiar with her.  She did the TED talk about how gaming can make a better world.  This later spawned, Gameful, which is the online headquarters for people who want to make a better wor ...
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[Repost] 2011 in Review: Patents Misused to Stifle Innovation

[Repost] 2011 in Review: Patents Misused to Stifle Innovation

2011 in Review: Patents Misused to Stifle Innovation (via EFF)patent,patent troll,Federal Circuit,patentable subject,app developers,bad patents,subject matter,Supreme Court,predatory patent trolls,business method patents,patentable subject matter,abstract subject matter,robust new procedures,breast ...
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