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Friendly foxes pull in tourists to give Tohoku region a boost – AJW by The Asahi Shimbun – interesting that this is word-of-mouth driven across so many different cultures Avicii Has Announced His Retirement – Magnetic Magazine – probably makes sense when you look at the current state of SFX. I suspect Avicii will still produce under […]

What the IFTTT is going on?

So first it started with an email just under three weeks ago: Hello, We have been busy bringing improvements to the IFTTT platform. Because of these technical updates, some Channels will no longer be supported. On March 23rd, the following Channels and their Recipes will be removed from IFTTT: App.net, BuzzFeed, Campfire, Diigo, Etsy, ffffound, […]

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer downplayed Starboard threat – Business Insider – she didn’t see that Microsoft could use its money to leverage a more friendly board. Mayer has quite rightly looked to better monetise search. I don’t agree with a lot of what’s she’s done but her instinct on this was right Those Entry-Level Startup Jobs? […]

Microsoft seeks a continued role in the Yahoo! saga of it’s own making

Re/code has an interesting article on how Microsoft wants to influence the sell off of Yahoo! assets by investing money in whichever bid coalition wins. This feels like a riff on Yahoo!’s history over the past six years. Careful balancing act for Microsoft The 2010 aggressive bid for Yahoo! was one of the factors in […]

8 life hacks using terminal.app in OS X

Terminal is a way of getting to the Unix underpinnings of Apple’s Mac OS X operating system. It is generally kept out of the way because an uneducated user could do a lot of damage. I have put together eight of my favourite life hacks using Terminal here. Your mileage will vary. Over time Apple has […]