Weekend Reading

This week’s links:

  • Who will pay for Mobile Data? Michael Mace “talks about the forecasted growth of wireless data, and why I think growth won’t continue the way most people are expecting.  That creates some big challenges for mobile data companies, but also some fantastic opportunities.” (via Anish)
  • Obama vs. ATMs: Why Technology Doesn’t Destroy Jobs: by Russell Boberts in Wall Street Journal.”Doing more with less is what economic growth is all about.”
  • The Angry Birds story: from Forbes. “It took Rovio nearly eight years and 51 tries to lay this golden egg.”
  • Harnessing the Power of Feedback Loops: from Wired. “Provide people with information about their actions in real time (or something close to it), then give them an opportunity to change those actions, pushing them toward better behaviors. Action, information, reaction.”
  • Economist special report on China: “China’s continued economic success is under threat from a resurgence of the state and its resistance to further reform.”

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  2. Someone should also talk about why US is facing these problems if what they were doing was right (moving people away from farming to more productive jobs etc) What went wrong?