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Gregg Lantz2,962Tomorrow is a taxing day here in the United States. You get to decide if you want to buy Glass (sorry IRS). If you're not sure and would like to know what others are saying, add this circle.  You'll be able to look at public posts from people that use Glass and people that purchased Glass and put it on the shelf while software was being developed. You'll get both sides of the story. Hopefully this circle will help make the decision process a little easier. Don't forget to post your questions with #askanexplorer  so  people can chime in and help answer your questions. #glassexplorers   #throughglass   #sharedcircles   #circleshare   #wearables   #wearabletech   #glasswaiters  2014-04-14 21:08:59425004CC G+
Gregg Lantz2,961Sharing my curated circle of active Google Glass Explorers. These are the amazing people that know Google Glass and use it everyday. Please share!  If I missed anyone let me know.   #glassfamily   #glassexplorers   #throughglass   #sharedcircles   #circleshare   #wearables   #wearabletech  2014-04-10 22:47:58480638CC G+
Rusty Ferguson44,406۝►►►►►►►►►►►►►►►►►►►►The Power Ball, V6 from +Rusty FergusonNew Version Updated: 4-3-14 To Improve Your Engagement and Stream◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄◄۝A good shared circle will not only help you to grow your following and increase your engagement, it will also provide you with some quality people that you will be happy to have in your stream. For that reason, I have about 100 people in this circle that I would almost bet you will not share this circle. I would bet you, $1 a head on those that will not share. You have to bet on all 100 though. I’ll subtract a dollar for each one I get wrong. HahaI also will not add everyone that shares my circle to my shared circles. I have a massive database of trolls and spammers. I am constantly updating that.  They are not here.  It includes about 4000 people. It is constantly updated.  Send people in my circles or communities, community invites and other spam and you’ll soon find yourself blocked. If they are not following you, I really dislike that.  If you’re doing it, I will know and you will soon be gone.I don’t need to be the number one most shared circle to the point that it means loading you up with a ton of people I wouldn’t follow. I won’t do it.This is a circle made up of mostly of those that are known to share circles. However there are also over 100 profiles with incredible content or promote worthy causes. Most profiles are from those that have shared my circles in the past.A few of the featured profiles are:+Save the Children USA  +Institute for Veterans and Military Families +Veterans of Foreign Wars  +Habitat for Humanity+Alan Shapiro  an extraordinary photography with an awesome sense of humor.+Regina Pagles  with her awesome portraits +NASA +SETI Institute  For the Circle Sharers To remain or be added to this Circle do this:Plus this post. One of these days we will get 500 plusses!  Comment on this postShare this CircleAdd this Circle to your circles When you get re-shares of circles that you share, you’ll find that you are in more circles.  It is in your best interest to share it to your stream and tell others about the benefits of shared circles. Are You New to Circle Sharing?Here ar2014-04-02 14:35:54500290273271CC G+
Dylan Cuffy9,742#WhatLiesAground  (originally posted March 29)Ten more followers till this Fab circle is done. Say hello to +Brandon Leibowitz and the others I don't have time to remember (since I added them many weeks ago). If Jingles says "mentioned in post", then you're already there. Enjoy your night, fellows!NEXT UPDATE: 500 followers, ETA sometime in early April.2014-03-30 00:00:09490308CC G+
Becky Collins3,213Gardening Circle for you#Gardening  #circles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlecircle   #beckyscircle   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday  +Becky Collins 2014-02-26 06:14:154521310CC G+
ibrahim aslan02014-02-25 12:24:46501001CC G+
Merche Muñoz8,501#sharedcircles  2014-01-11 00:34:344939419CC G+
Dylan Cuffy7,660#WhatLiesAground Duplicating the Fab 400+ here, just for +CircleCount tracking purposes. (Beats me why they skip community posts, as I've recently discovered.)(For +Jens Graikowski, +Michael Q Todd, +Justin Matthew, and +Daniel Stock.)2014-01-08 23:53:05450001CC G+
Dylan Cuffy7,660#WhatLiesAground Back on the air with another edition of the Fab 400+. Time to meet this next bunch of newcomers:• +Condé Nast Traveler (a big surprise, as they're a major U.S. magazine)• +Paulo Furtado/(e)PJPF and +Rachel Bloomer/(e)RACHELBLOOM (found through +Empire Avenue missions)• +Detlev Artelt/(e)DET (another Empire regular)• +Christopher Osborne (furry out of nearby Massachusetts; thanks for the tutorials!)• +Chris Widener/(e)WIDENER (who's leaving Empire soon as he focuses on LinkedIn, hence the honorary spot on my list. Sell your shares while you still can, traders!)• +Cynthia Apruzzese (now with the Waterbury St. Vincent's Thrift Store, where I last worked)• +Valued Circle Shares (for the Circle Networks)• +Richard McLaughlin/(e)RICHMCL [who introduced me to Empire last May, thanks to an article by +Justin Matthew/(e)JMHHACKER that he shared]• +Aimee Mobile Marketing (circled by request)If you hear the bell and see "mentioned in post", you're already part of this update. Keep up the good work, guys—onward and upward in 2014! (Words of encouragement from +Sarah Wilson.)(NEXT UPDATE: 460 followers, ETA Sunday.)2014-01-08 22:08:40450316CC G+
Jimmy James6,807Futurists#circles #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #growfollowers #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #publiccircle #findcircles #circlemeup #hyperballmaster #hyperballcircle2014-01-08 18:02:321560214CC G+
Bernard Piette5,500Announcing the 2014 #MoversandShakers  circle v.1.This one took me some time to put together as I really wanted to find those people that were having the biggest impact either in their corners of the world or to the larger Google+ community. I'm really happy with the result if I can say so myself. :-) No discussion on Google+ is complete without mentioning our Google mentors and coaches such as +martin shervington +Lee Smallwood +Mia Voss +Scott Buehler +Billy Funk +Shawn Manaher +Ronnie Bincer +David Oldenburg +Tom Coleman  .. Google, you need to write these guys and gals a cheque!! Want to be added to the #MoversandShakers circle v.2 ??1) Be active on the Google+ community2) Share, share and reshare great content.3) Comment on people's posts.That's it, that's all. also please suggest names of people you think would like to be added to this community of sharers.Please help me in sharing this wonderful circle of contributors.Thanks#circleshare   #circles   #circleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircles   #share   #vipsnowballcircle   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharewithyou   #circlethursday   2014-01-04 20:32:1449913275103CC G+
Jack Humphrey12,866Here's 500 of my top engagers #sharedcircles #circles2013-12-21 08:27:05500104CC G+
Haluk ÇETİN0New Year, New People +Haluk ÇETİN#sharedcircle   #topsharedcircle   #circleoftheday   #sharedcircle #trustinme   #circlesharing   #circleshare         #circles         #circleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircles     #share   #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday         #sharewithyou               #followme     #followers #followback #circle #googleplus     #coolpeople   #circleshare #sharedcircles     #sharedcircle   #sharedcircles       #sharedpubliccircles     #circleshare     #circlesharing     #fullcircleshare 2013-12-09 16:23:3150113315CC G+
Fabian Weiland651#circleshare #sharedcircle #sharedcircles #journalism  2013-11-19 08:28:27198111CC G+
Sergii Daniloff1,193Have a nice week! Let's grow up together! Thanks for +1 and reshaping my last circle, especially:+Sophia Devetzi+Vercin Le Gaulois +Bikash Das +Josh Joslin +Riccardo Lemons #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circle #gplusers #sharers #activeengagers #followers #circlecount  2013-11-12 09:43:29377231331CC G+
Francesco Zambelli527#circlesharing   #circleshare   #topengagers   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle   a very good circle is being built... to be included you have to1) share this circle2) +1 to this post3) comment it.2013-11-07 19:36:45198117CC G+
Sergii Daniloff937Enjoy new funny jokes and images! Add this exelent circle  to your circles and grow together in G+.#sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #circle #gplusers #sharers #activeengagers #followers #circlecount 2013-11-05 09:48:5034113515CC G+
Sergii Daniloff614A Power Circle! Have fun :) Thanks all for you comments and +1. I enjoy to be together! Add and Share! #circles #sharedcircles #addcircle #sharedpubliccircles #growfollowers #circleshare #publicsharedcircles #circleoftheweek #circlesharing #publiccircle #findcircles #circlemeup2013-10-24 08:58:50231526CC G+
David Dickens6,451It seems the young folks on Google plus are sharing their circles these days. I've got one great circle to share: 99 verified profiles of active Google plus folks drawn from my circles and my followers.Now some of the names you'll recognize, in such a list you'll always catch a few celebrities. But there are some other folks in this list that might surprise you and a few secret gems. Feel free to share this circle.Want to join my circle of verified profiles? Just 1) be active, 2) get your profile verified, and 3) comment below or send me a note. #sharedcircles   #verified  2013-10-22 16:04:5799201CC G+
J.T. Smith40These are all people I was recommended to follow! They are currently in my Temporary circle, and I'll follow them permanently based on their engagement with me in the next day or so! #circleshare    #sharedcircles   #publiccircle   #circlesharing   #circleoftheday   #circlemaster   #circle   #addmetoyourcircles   #addmetocircles   #addmenow   #addmepleasethanks  2013-10-19 19:57:21492206CC G+
Pradeep Sanyal120,484The 500 Best of the Best on Google+!Make sure to share and add this circle so others can know about it! This circle includes fun, interesting, and engaging people that you definitely want to follow! #sharedcircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circleoftheday   #circleoftheday  2013-09-27 04:31:395009512CC G+
Jed Lloyd2,672SATURDAY CIRCLE SHAREHi Guys , Heres a #circleshare for you to take a look at.42 Tech HeadsGet involved :1. Comment on my post2. Add some people that you like and circle them3. Share the circle again4. Number +1 my postEnjoy The Tech Heads #share #circleshare #add #follow #+1 #circles #technology #cool #engagement2013-09-07 22:38:5242715CC G+
Giulia Fiore0The most active People I know on G+A wonderful #sharedcircle  to become more popular than ever.To belong to this Circle, share it and comment this post !Kisses Giulia2013-09-05 05:59:42501223CC G+
Andrea Orselli2,146SHARE YOUR CIRCLES COMMUNITY CIRCLE 8.26.13Welcome to  this new circle which has members of the Share Your Circle Community.  This is a great place to Find and Add Circles#circleoftheday   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlesharingforthepeopleplc   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject   #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles   #sharedpublicircles   #circle   #circles   #circlemeup   #awesomepeople   #awesomecircle   #circleme   #sharedpoint   #sharewithyou     #ShareYourCircle2013-08-27 21:11:4545714415CC G+
Google+ Categorized Circles1,139Entertainment circle for you..this circle contains amazing and useful entertainment,news, current affairs, politics related pages and peoples who like such stuff..!!many funny pages and active googlers.. #circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday #sharedcircles  2013-08-24 19:34:29339146CC G+
Kay Bo2,114This is my "Artecjo-Circle" These people keep me updated in regards to Ar t, tec hnics and jo kes.I included myself, even though I am not funny at all. #circleshare   #circleshit   #circle   #circlecirclecircle   #sharedcircles   2013-07-09 22:32:47228103CC G+
Keith I Myers164Hey All,I added 78 names to my Glass User Circle that I shared last week, Here is my updated copy. As always, if you want to be added to this list, just shoot me a message or respond to this post. Dont forget to add me to your circles as well-Keith2013-07-09 01:10:4437921211CC G+
Keith I Myers118I figure it is time for a old fashioned Glass Explorer   #CircleShare  - PM me if you want to be added to the shared circle and I will get you in there.  Don't forget to add me to yours as well. 2013-07-03 15:37:10320826CC G+
Technology Roundup0BMN Tech Journalist And Blogger List #2 The ones with last names that start from N-Z.These are people who are thought leaders, reporters, journalists, bloggers in the tech industry.As with all our circles. We try to remove people who aren't active (if you see any here, please let us know).And, if you know of folks who should be on these circles, please let me know, I'll add them.2013-06-21 03:47:32198124CC G+
Technology Roundup0BMN's Tech Journalist And  Blogger List. IWe Have hand picked the best tech journalists on Google+. Most of these people are active. If you find anyone here who isn't active, let me know and I'll remove them.This feed will rock and roll for the hard core geeks out there.2013-06-21 01:34:13494123CC G+
Frank Gainsford1,991 To help you decide if and whom you would like to include in your own stream, I’m adding some comments about these great people Warning: this contains information about each individual in the handpicked circle, so it’s long! ;-)Susanne Ramharter took the time to list everybody and explain their place in her circle.  this circle was orignaly shared by  +Susanne Ramharter and passed along by +Mark Traphagen  I added myself and shared again with you.  I blog about SEO  and  FUFISM at http://4ubrand.blogspot.combelow is Susanne's explanation of her circle to put you in the picture of who is in this shared  circle and why...My Google+ Mentors - people who are knowledgeable about Google+ and not only post great tips, but are always happy to engage and help out:++Denis Labelle  - Denis is a charming gentleman from Canada, who shares news, tips and helpful information about #Google +, #Technology and #Culture .+Euro Maestro - Euro Maestro is one of my ‘oldest’ companions here on Google+ and is passionate about Technology as well as social causes, which makes him especially important to me.+Jaana Nyström - Jaana is another one of the first people I met here, she is a wonderful, warm person who has done incredible work to help promote #Google + and its users and is not afraid to post the occasional cat photo - huzzah!+John Rakestraw -  John hosts hangouts on air to discuss various topics, many to do with the ‘human element’ of social media. He is a wonderful host and is kind enough to invite me to many of his #HOA .+Lee Smallwood - In addition to being a warm, yet also cool guy, Lee is editor of +imassera and the driving force behind +NOD3x, an excellent source of information about Google+ activities+Mark Traphagen - Mark impresses with his in-depth knowledge of marketing, social media and willingness to share it in a kind and friendly manner.+martin shervington - After much banter on posts and comments, Martin lured me into one of his hangouts about 18 months ago and has been a never ending source of information (do check out his videos!) , help, fun, and intriguing conversation ever since.+Ronnie Bincer - speaking of videos, Ronnie is my absolute ‘go-to’ guy when I need information or help with #video , #hangouts or #communities .+Thomas Morffew - Thomas is another great source of information about Technology and Google+ while lightening his stream with amusing lighter pieces to brighten the day.My fellow #Art Lovers and Artists:+Abigail Markov, +Lena Levin, +Marie Hélène Visconti, and +Marilyn Fenn are four intelligent, fantastic women, all artist in their own rights, who won’t spam your stream with their work, but provide regular information, stories, and inspiration about art and artists.2013-06-02 14:35:0551628CC G+
Susanne Ramharter50,233This can only happen on Google+:  Wow, and Thank You!I am not a celebrity, not a prolific photographer, nor a social media “guru”. And yet suddenly, I find myself in the circles of more than 50 Thousand people. Wow, and thank each and every one of you for your vote of confidence!Many of you who have added me to your circles in the last few weeks are fairly new to Google+.  To help you find great content, and as a way of saying Thank you to some of my “oldest friends” here on Google+, I’m going to indulge myself and share my “Must Read” circle. This circle contains people whose posts I don’t want to miss and it’s open in one of my tabs on Chrome whenever I’m online. To help you decide if and whom you would like to include in your own stream, I’m adding some comments about these great people Warning: this contains information about each individual in the handpicked circle, so it’s long! ;-)My Google+ Mentors - people who are knowledgeable about Google+ and not only post great tips, but are always happy to engage and help out:++Denis Labelle  - Denis is a charming gentleman from Canada, who shares news, tips and helpful information about #Google +, #Technology and #Culture .+Euro Maestro - Euro Maestro is one of my ‘oldest’ companions here on Google+ and is passionate about Technology as well as social causes, which makes him especially important to me.+Jaana Nyström - Jaana is another one of the first people I met here, she is a wonderful, warm person who has done incredible work to help promote #Google + and its users and is not afraid to post the occasional cat photo - huzzah!+John Rakestraw -  John hosts hangouts on air to discuss various topics, many to do with the ‘human element’ of social media. He is a wonderful host and is kind enough to invite me to many of his #HOA .+Lee Smallwood - In addition to being a warm, yet also cool guy, Lee is editor of +imassera and the driving force behind +NOD3x, an excellent source of information about Google+ activities+Mark Trapha2013-06-02 11:35:5650852956CC G+
Joe Martinez49,987The 500 Best of the Best on Google+ - May/June 2013!I know it's been awhile since I've shared this circle but here we go again! Make sure to share and add this circle so others can know about it! This circle includes really fun, interesting, and engaging people that you definitely want to follow! Here is a sneak peek at some of the awesomesauce that's included in this circle share: +Muse TD, +Euro Maestro, +Tiffany Henry, +Renata Sherwin, +Amanda Blain, +Krystyn Chong, +Chris Pirillo, +Mike Elgan, +Daria Musk, +Hanna Silver, +Casey McKinnon, +Gisel Ocañas, +jessi roman, +Derek Ross, +Bronwyn McGuckin, +Chris Hadfield, +Mike Stenger, +Amanda Rosenberg, +2013-05-30 00:33:42500715466CC G+
Dylan Cuffy2,364#WhatLiesAground And to start things off with the circle showcase, this is "Following", my main group. If you see "shared directly" with this message in your notifications, you're already included there--newcomer +Jens Graikowski included!If you want to add some variety to your stream, please add this and give it a try. Every kinda people makes our world go round!2013-05-30 00:24:32165202CC G+
Too Big Has Failed0Our circle of highly interactive people on the topic of Wall Street corruption. This circle has nearly doubled since the last time we shared it, and we hope it will double again. These are good people to add if you want 1) interaction and 2) Wall Street reform. Let us know if we inadvertently missed you, and we'll add you to the circle!2013-05-22 20:28:26132617CC G+
David Fuchs43,026Circle Name : What Hot And Recommended - 4-22-2012Date :  4-22-2013This Circle  :  Contains people on What's Hot And Recommended on Google+. It is started from scratch every week.Please Enjoy This Circle and Feel Free To Share.=================================================#circleshare    #sharedcircles    #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday    #circlesharing    #circleoftheday    #Circle   #Circles      #Public    #PublicCircle    #CircleShare   #CircleSharing  #SharePublicCircle    #QSC    #querosercirculado   #circleoftheday    #publicsharedcircles    #publiccirclesproject   #sharedcircleoftheday  #fullcircleshare    #addmetoyourcircles   #awesomeness      #awesomepeople    #awesomecircle   #awesome      #awesomesauce  #awesomeness   #awesomepeople    #sharedcircles    #sharedpubliccircles     #awesomesauce    #круг    #círculo      2013-04-22 17:37:1494726CC G+
Keith Barrett520,980My Circle Of Glass OwnersRealized I never shared the final version of this circle in the Glass Owners Community2013-04-22 04:44:402166211CC G+
Keith Barrett489,736LAST SHARE - My Circle of Google Glass OwnersThis is my circle of Google Glass owners and soon-to-be owners because of the +Project Glass  #ifihadglass  program. I created this circle to help people connect and to start your own circles. I've finished processing all my Google+ search results . Now that it has reached 200 people it's time for others to take over. This is the last time I plan to post it.I didn't want to have a circle where a large number have no intention of owning Google Glass, so I did not add people solely because they received an invite. They had to have expressed followup excitement, commitment plans, or otherwise spoken up after being invited. If you're not in it it may be because I could not verify your invitation, or your submission didn't look serious and you haven't said anything about it since. If you're in the circle and do not intend to purchase the Google Glass product please let me know.Thanks, Keith #glassexplorers   cc: +CircleCount 2013-04-09 07:30:4420216112CC G+
Keith Barrett482,194My Circle Of Glass Users Reaches 100This is my latest circle of Google Glass owners and soon-to-be owners because of the +Project Glass  #ifihadglass  program. I haven't had time to continue scanning my search results and it's already reached 100 users just by people shouting out.I didn't want to have a circle where a large number have no intention of owning Google Glass, so I did not add people solely because they received an invite. They had to have expressed followup excitement, commitment plans, or otherwise spoke up. If you're not in it it may be because I could not verify your invitation, or your submission didn't look serious and you haven't said anything about it since.If you know someone that uses Google Glass (and I know there are lots of developers or Google employees that could be in here), or won a program invite let me know. If you're in the circle and do not intend to purchase the Google Glass product let me know that too. #ifihadglass   #glassexplorers   cc: +CircleCount 2013-04-05 14:26:571042016CC G+
Keith Barrett474,516This is my UPDATED circle of Google Glass owners and soon-to-be owners because of the +Project Glass  #ifihadglass  program. :-)I didn't want to have a circle where a large number have no intention of owning Google Glass, so I did not add people solely because they received an invite. They had to have expressed followup excitement, commitment plans, or otherwise spoke up.If you know someone that uses Google Glass or won a program invite let me know. If you're in the circle and do not intend to purchase the Google Glass product let me know that too. #ihaveglass   #glassexplorers  2013-04-02 07:40:43682017CC G+
Keith Barrett471,809Google Glass UsersThis is my circle of Google Glass owners and soon-to-be owners because of the +Project Glass  #ifihadglass  program. :-)If you know someone that uses Google Glass or won the #ifihadglass program let me know. I know there must be a lot more. I'll reshare this circle again after a bunch more are added. #ihaveglass   #glassexplorers  2013-04-01 19:01:11192204CC G+
Joel Glenn Wright898Top Google Engagers on Google+Here is a circle I am shared with the Top Google Engagers. Trust me, if you want to increase your Google #AuthorRank  , then you will definitely want interact with these guys and have them in your +Google+ Circles.So, Enjoy......................A Little Gift From Me TO All Of You2013-03-30 00:27:40101925CC G+
андрей марков0New Public CircleThis is a public circle of people that would like to be circulated in order to discover new people with similar interest and to gain more followers, if you would like to be included please follow these steps.1. Follow/Add our page(this is needed in order for us to add you to the circle).2. Share the circle publicly.3. (Optional) if you would like to be include in a more specialized circle click on this link Note: If you share this circle, you can delete the previous one from your profile.If you're in this circle (or in my previous weekly shares), don't feel the need to thank me: Thank yourself instead, for engaging here on G+, rather than passively consuming. (But if you want to thank me, just +1 the post and we'll take it as read ;-)#Circle #Circles #Public #PublicCircle #CircleShare #CircleSharing #SharePublicCircle #QSC #querosercirculado  #circleoftheday #publicsharedcircles #publiccirclesproject #sharedcircleoftheday #fullcircleshare  #addmetoyourcircles #awesomeness  #awesomepeople #awesomecircle  #awesome   #awesomesauce #awesomeness #awesomepeople #sharedcircles  #sharedpubliccircles #awesomesauce#круг #SecretSanta #circulo #cercle   #ForFriends 2013-03-24 15:40:1794000CC G+
Dave Tozier2,273emma lamptey1:58 PM  -  Public150emma lamptey shared a circle with you.2013-03-01 00:05:53150002CC G+
Joe Martinez44,982Best of the Best on Google+ - February 2013 Shared CircleI did some major cutting, trimming, and added some fresh new faces! This circle is perfect to add if you are new to Google+ and want to follow people with fresh ideas, amazing photography, music that will make your ears happy, and some of the most thought provoking & fun people on Google+! Feel free to share and add these amazing people! Some of the wonderful people you'll meet in the circle share are: +Tiffany Henry, +Chris Pirillo, +Krystyn Chong, +Euro Maestro, +Hanna Silver, +Amanda Blain, +Daria Musk, +Chris Hadfield, +Renata Sherwin, +Trev Warth, +Casey McKinnon, +Muse TD, +Michelle Marie, +Marques Brownlee, +Philip Plait, +Mohamed Mansour, +Emily SiXx, +Hanae Kimura, 2013-02-28 06:40:0650137941CC G+
Sara Indvik3,121#circles #publicsharedcircles #circlesharing #circleplus #plusmembers #googleplus #sharedcircles #addcircle #googleplusmembers #googlepluscircles #BestSharedCircle #sharecircle #publiccircles #sharingcircle#circleshare #page2013-02-11 03:20:28151302CC G+
Luke Mulvey9,808US TOP 100This weeks US Top 100 engagers on G+ in a Shared Circle and a few interesting statistics. What do they do?▸ 10% work at Google    ▸ 13% are Celebrities     ▸ 16% are PhotographersHow many followers do they have?▸ 7% <10,000 followers     ▸ 89% >10,000 followers     ▸ 4% unknown▸ 44% >1,000,000 followersWhere do they live?▸ 17% on the East coast     ▸ 46% on the West coastThank you to +Euro Maestro and +CircleCount for making this information available. **Shared Circle contains the US Top 100 engagers.Top 50 List1. +Marques Brownlee 2. +Rosa Golijan 3. +Wil Wheaton  4. +Carter Gibson    5. Jackie Chan    6. Britney Spears    7. Paris Hilton    8. +Linus Torvalds 9. +Jessi June 10. +Vic Gundotra 11. +Jack Wolf 12. +Gina Trapani 13. +Rajini Rao 14. +Denise Luisa Lane 15. Alicia Keys16. +Veronica Belmont 17. Lady Gaga18. +Koushik Dutta19. +Nixie Pixel 20. 2013-02-04 18:14:27100171331CC G+
Jesse Moreno411My first circle share.  I'm mainly doing this for +Deb J Canales who I can see is becoming more active on +Google+ .  Good on ya, friend!This is a circle of people and groups who share my passion for all things technology.  If you're not in it and feel you should be, go ahead and comment here and I will gladly add you.Happy interacting!2013-02-03 07:47:52472628CC G+
Chris Row2,580Shared circle time, I am sure you all know how this works. Feel free to add this Circle, Re Share it, Enjoy it G+ TECH CIRCLE pt 1 #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circleshare #circles #circleoftheday #technology   #technews   #apple   #samsung   #nexus4   #nexus7   #ces2013   #android   #tablet   #google  2013-01-24 17:20:42483758CC G+
Vago Damitio8,732Super Technology CircleI am so impressed and enthused looking at the MicroVictoryArmy Stream  that I'm going to do something radical. I"m going to share my other circles, invite the members to join MVA, and then I'm going to delete all those circles so I can give more attention here.  I will keep  one circle of people like the +Dalai Lama  and +Richard Branson  who I would love to have join MVA but I don't want to lose track of if they don't. And that's it.  The Micro Victory Army is Victorious in my Circles and if you join - so are you. https://plus.google.com/communities/100245247140773385767  #microvictory  for figuring out how to enjoy G+ and manage my circles better!This is a circle of super technology people. I'm about to delete you (unless you are in MVA - it's not personal - I still love you)2013-01-12 21:32:3936101CC G+


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2014-04-18 11:30:25 (7 comments, 12 reshares, 44 +1s)

I wrote a post on the Radar blog the other day about how we need to design for the humans in the Internet of Things.  I suggested we call it The Internet of Things and Humans (or #IoTH, not #IoT) to remind us of this fact.  It isn't just a technology play; it's a UX play.

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2014-04-16 11:20:48 (10 comments, 27 reshares, 79 +1s)

The Spring 2014 issue of BioCoder is out now, download your free copy http://oreil.ly/1kp6HpT Fungi; DIYBiomimicry; Hacking Lab Equip + more

We’re at the start of a revolution that will transform our lives as radically as the computer revolution of the 70s. The biological revolution will touch every aspect of our lives: food and health, certainly, but also art, recreation, law, business, and much more.

BioCoder is the newsletter of that revolution. It’s about biology as it moves from research labs into startup incubators, hacker spaces, and even homes. It’s about a very old programming language that we’re just beginning to understand, and that’s written in a code made up of organic chemicals. It’s the product of a sharing community of scientists that stretches from grade school to post docs and university faculty.
#Biocoder   #DIYBiology   #Biology   #biotechnology  #BioTech  #O... more »

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2014-04-16 00:28:51 (0 comments, 6 reshares, 17 +1s)

Did you get your ticket for #OReillySolid yet? Last chance for Early Price ends on Thursday, April 17.

Check out the program & get your spot at +Fort Mason Center May 21-22 for 100+ speakers, #robotics demos, #3DPrinting , and #IoT  in action http://oreil.ly/OBlYYE

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2014-04-13 14:43:09 (8 comments, 9 reshares, 62 +1s)

Journalism vs. Punditry: NPR's Kelly McEvers on Why Reporting Matters

There was a great segment on KQED Forum the other day with NPR correspondent Kelly McEvers.  Throughout the segment, she talked about the power of reporting.  She tells the story of when she was called to Bahrain for a government press conference about how all the protests were settled, and heard instead of how there was brutal crackdown going on in a nearby town that very day, rushed to the scene, and were able to report the substance rather than the government-controlled show.  

But perhaps the best moment comes at the end of the interview, reproduced below.  (It starts about about minute 47:48 in the audio file.)

Caller:  I was in Syria too, and it really bothers me that people like you that have such a rare and important experience, that you don't give your own opinion.  Forinsta... more »

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2014-04-07 14:04:58 (1 comments, 5 reshares, 16 +1s)

It's here! A complete video archive of #FluentConf  2014 is now available for purchase.

Now you can watch all the sessions you missed in person!

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2014-04-07 13:07:19 (3 comments, 9 reshares, 31 +1s)

Instant Wild is an amazing project for monitoring and protecting endangered species. This interview with the founder explains what it is and how you can help.

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2014-04-03 18:59:48 (1 comments, 7 reshares, 28 +1s)

"Manufacturing, Design, Hardware, and the Code that makes sense of it all",  +Joichi Ito & +Jon Bruner 

Joi Ito, +Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)  Media Lab director  talks with Jon Bruner, Editor-at-large. Co-chair of O'Reilly Solid about things like Agile A/B Testing for Hardware, the modular approach to manufacturing and innovation, and the idea that the current user interface for portable devices is really very narrow, and could be much more than the eye and finger that it currently is.

#industrialinternet   #internetofthings   #Wearables   #OReilly   #OReillySolid  

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2014-04-02 20:30:35 (27 comments, 19 reshares, 87 +1s)

Well worth reading.  We are going to need a lot more climate data, and a lot more people figuring out how to use it. Open data platforms are a good way to get that happening.

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2014-04-01 15:36:22 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 18 +1s)

Important thought of the day, from +John Allspaw (via Courtney Nash)

“…web applications have a tendency to become business critical applications, and business-critical applications have a tendency to become safety-critical systems”

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2014-04-01 15:34:22 (17 comments, 8 reshares, 47 +1s)

The great political struggle we now face is whether the United States retains its democratic heritage or whether we move toward an oligarchic form of society where the real political power rests with a handful of billionaires, not ordinary Americans.

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2014-04-01 13:25:03 (23 comments, 7 reshares, 32 +1s)

"Automation surprise" at fault in airline crash?

"Automation surprise" is a great term. Was it pilot error or bad software? Evidently, both. Automation surprise occurs when we don't really have the mechanics of a new interface worked out. When that happens in a desktop or mobile application we shake our fists in frustration or cuss out loud, but when it is around a physical system like a car or an airplane, a lot more is at stake.

As the robot revolution progresses, UX design will be seen as more than a "nice to have."  It will literally save lives.

via Jim Stogdill on the O'Reilly Radar backchannel. Expect an extended post on radar.oreilly.com soon...

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2014-03-31 21:25:07 (12 comments, 73 reshares, 208 +1s)

Google+ and LinkedIn Social Referral Traffic = More Engaged
(vs. Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest): http://tnw.co/1iSbhvn

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2014-03-31 21:22:25 (3 comments, 2 reshares, 12 +1s)

Do you know of any great #Hardware startups? Three days left to submit your application to the Hardware Startup Showcase 2014 to pitch your early stage company to investors and influencers at #OReillySolid. http://oreil.ly/1mFJJgw 

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2014-03-29 02:31:31 (45 comments, 139 reshares, 362 +1s)

Anger in GitHub Commit Messages
Source: http://geeksta.net/geeklog/exploring-expressions-emotions-github-commit-messages/

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2014-03-29 02:24:47 (6 comments, 17 reshares, 118 +1s)

The Makani team had a busy winter, focused on improving wing design and control systems to enable better energy capture. 

The most recent set of flight tests introduced an upgraded Wing 7, the newest model 30 kilowatt prototype. We’ve extended the length of the fuselage cowling, the carbon fiber casing that smoothes airflow between the wing and tail joint, and modified the control flaps to redistribute load during flight. These upgrades resulted in increased aerodynamic efficiency and overall performance, including an expected 7% increase in power generation.

This week we also launched an updated website, which you can see at: www.google.com/makani . 

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2014-03-27 19:53:30 (4 comments, 7 reshares, 47 +1s)

Technology that gets under your skin
 From  +Jenn Webb  http://oreil.ly/1h0yHKK 

Embeddables won't just be a revolution in functionality, but will dramatically alter how people fit into society. - +O'Reilly Radar 

Editor’s note: we’re running a series of five excerpts from our forthcoming book Designing for Emerging Technologies, a compilation of works by industry experts in areas of user experience design related to genomics, robotics, the Internet of Things, and the Industrial Internet of Things.

In this excerpt, author Andy Goodman, group director at Fjord Madrid, looks beyond wearable computing to a deeper, more personal emerging computing technology: embeddables. Goodman says that beyond wearables and implants lies a future symbiosis of human and machine that will transform not only the delivery of information and services, but human natureas well. ... more »

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2014-03-26 14:17:15 (12 comments, 41 reshares, 118 +1s)

I wrote a long piece on LinkedIn reflecting on Steven Brill's excellent Time Magazine cover story "Code Red_", about the rescue of healthcare.gov by a small team of volunteer techies from Silicon Valley. My conclusions:   

Hats off to the rescue team.  They did a great service, while also demonstrating that yes, a small team with the right skills can do more than disorganized, mismanaged teams of contractors charging the government hundreds of millions of dollars.  But if we think that bringing Silicon Valley to the rescue is that simple, we're missing the big opportunity, which is to change the way we design and manage these projects. 

The lesson of the Code Red exercise wasn't that you can just sprinkle some Silicon Valley fairy dust and go back to business as usual.  The "emergency measures" of the rescue need to lead us to a profound rethinkingof ho... more »

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2014-03-21 16:18:22 (5 comments, 9 reshares, 44 +1s)

Techies: tired of complaining about government? Want to make it better instead? Consider applying to the Presidential Innovation Fellows. You will have a real opportunity to make a difference.

2014-03-19 18:06:19 (3 comments, 7 reshares, 36 +1s)

Surveillance, the Constitution, and Reciprocal Trust

Wow! What an important, clear formulation of the massive issues raised by NSA surveillance of all Americans.  The description of a panel discussion put on next month by the Philadelphia Bar Association:

"One of the core principles that gave life to the Constitution is the philosophy that reciprocal trust between government and its citizens is necessary for a healthy democratic society. This panel will explore the effect that pervasive, persistent surveillance programs have on this relationship, and whether our constitutional values can sustain a surveillance state."

via +Jim Stogdill 

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2014-03-13 17:18:02 (9 comments, 27 reshares, 69 +1s)

"One assumption the industry seems to be making is that pleasure comes from the reduction of work, an increase in leisure time, and automation. But sometimes pleasure comes from work." via +Jenn Webb and +Jim Stogdill 

That is so true!  I pair that quote with one from When Nietzche Wept, by Irvin Yalom:  "First will what is necessary. Then love what you will."  Learning to love doing what you have to do is a wonderful way to develop good life habits around chores.  (It could easily guide you wrong in other areas, but is a useful mental touchstone.)

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2014-03-12 15:37:10 (1 comments, 5 reshares, 22 +1s)

OReillyMedia Deal of the Day: Celebrate the Web's 25th Birthday + Save 50% on All Web Development Ebooks+Videos #web25 http://oreil.ly/1ft780O

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2014-03-07 17:05:31 (1 comments, 3 reshares, 27 +1s)

"That's What I Came For"

I loved +Dale Dougherty's insights into what makes him a sports fan, from his recent travelogue about his visit to the Sochi Winter Olympics. (The whole piece is long, but has many great moments. https://medium.com/p/e83510811c37):

"It’s hard to watch the Olympics on TV in America because of the way they package it for Americans, trying to develop a sense that we are rooting for our country and making a connection to American athletes. So much is fabricated, and I wanted to see beyond that. I didn’t come to root for TeamUSA, although I do care what Americans are doing and how American athletes are competing. But it is not why I came to Sochi.

"What I found special occurred surprisingly not at any of the events we went to, which included ski jumping, ice hockey and ice dancing, but took place two different timesbef... more »

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2014-03-06 18:48:19 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 14 +1s)

More details on the focus of the Round 3 Presidential Innovation Fellow projects. Apply now!  It's a great opportunity to help make government work better.

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2014-03-06 18:45:44 (8 comments, 4 reshares, 123 +1s)

Great afternoon light a few days ago in DC.

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2014-03-06 16:27:26 (4 comments, 12 reshares, 42 +1s)

Developers, designers, data scientists: want to make a difference? Apply to the Presidential Innovation Fellows program!  

You've no doubt read about the healthcare.gov fiasco, and the rescue effort (http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2166770-1,00.html ) Be part of the change that's coming to Washington.

Bringing more people with tech skills into the Federal government can be a big part of making things better for all of us.

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2014-03-06 02:50:27 (17 comments, 8 reshares, 26 +1s)

"This was an Olympics by and for the Russians."

From +Dale Dougherty's travelogue on the Sochi Olympics:

"On our first night, we didn’t see the crowds that came later in the week. The most obvious thing was not just that there were few Americans in the crowd, but few Europeans as well. The crowd was predominantly Russian tourists. This was an Olympics by and for the Russians. There was very little international character to the event....

"Russia was on the stage, front and center, and even backstage. It was seen inside Russia as a triumph for Putin and the return of Russia to world prominence. It was also colorfully packaged as building the Russian brand for millions in a television audience watching from Europe and the US. Yet, as one American who had been to the Olympics in Vancouver said to me: “This is a somber Olympics.” It was not aparty... more »

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2014-03-05 17:35:48 (10 comments, 13 reshares, 97 +1s)

Urban Office-steading in Brooklyn

On Monday, I visited O'Reilly Media's small development office in Brooklyn, where Rune Madsen, Zach Schwartz, and Steve Klise are working on our Atlas publishing tools (e.g. http://chimera.labs.oreilly.com/).  They are holed up on the sixth floor of the old Pfizer Building on Flushing Avenue, with a spectacular view of the NY skyline.

But what is most fun about the building is the way it is being developed. Rather than being a polished office building all ready for new tenants, it is being developed piecemeal in an exciting kind of urban reconstruction. After I had a look at the small office, we went on a tour of the vast undeveloped regions of the sixth floor, where rooms with mysterious purposes still remain, in skeletal form.  (Apparently, this was the area used to film the Green Goblin's lair in one of the Spider Man movies.) In... more »

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2014-03-04 15:47:13 (5 comments, 22 reshares, 91 +1s)

My thoughts on free software, open source, and open data, in response to Eric Raymond's excellent short essay, "The Myth of the Fall."

2014-02-28 02:41:19 (12 comments, 8 reshares, 50 +1s)

News that stays news

I just came across a wonderful definition of literature from Ezra Pound: "News that stays news."  It was quoted by Paul Fussell in Samuel Johnson and the Life of Writing to characterize how Johnson transformed his career as a hack writer on London's Grub Street into something much more.  I love it!  Literature is "News that stays news." That is a definition to conjure with!

2014-02-25 14:41:29 (2 comments, 4 reshares, 18 +1s)

TUES Feb 25th - I'll be at Copperfield's Books (San Rafael) at 7 pm doing a brief talk, Q & A, and book signing.  If you're in town, stop by and say hi - I'd love to meet you.  #INFLUX   #bookevent   #Copperfields

*Also, here's a nice review of Influx by +Alex Telander, who invited me to this event. Thanks Alex - http://bookbanter.wordpress.com/2014/02/20/influx-by-daniel-suarez-dutton-2014/

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2014-02-24 18:27:52 (1 comments, 2 reshares, 43 +1s)

I'm really looking forward to talking with Kevin Kelly at 2 pm, about cool tools and the maker movement, and the ways that The Whole Earth catalog influenced my thinking at O'Reilly

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2014-02-24 15:12:07 (2 comments, 9 reshares, 63 +1s)

Makers: Last chance to get in your application for Maker Faire Bay Area! We've received more applications than ever before and are pleased to report that over 1/3 are from new makers! We've extended the deadline until March 2, but there's no better time than the present. The weekend is upon us so carve out some time to apply today: http://bit.ly/1m7kcdo (Pictured here is The Viper flight simulator.)

2014-02-24 15:06:35 (9 comments, 7 reshares, 22 +1s)

TS Eliot and GK Chesterton chat about feeling, intellect, and reality

The other day, reading in an early collection of TS Eliot essays on criticism, The Sacred Wood, I found a lovely quote in an essay entitled "The Perfect Critic." I shared  it on twitter and with some friends by email:

"When we do not know, or when we do not know enough, we tend always to substitute emotions for thoughts."

+Nat Torkington wrote back:

I stumbled across this great Chesterton line yesterday.  May it brighten your day as it did mine.

"There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect. Men do not quarrel about the meaning of sunsets; they never dispute that the hawthorn says the best and wittiest thing about the spring."

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2014-02-22 17:01:45 (2 comments, 4 reshares, 35 +1s)

Solid begins! Our conference schedule is public and tickets are available. +O'Reilly Solid  #OReillySolid   #IoT   #Hardware  

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2014-02-06 16:33:51 (8 comments, 26 reshares, 99 +1s)

A bit of background on O'Reilly Media's participation in the White House ConnectED announcement.  Self-directed learning is behind the growth of most internet services - the people who build them have had to teach themselves, and learn from each other - and that's the enthusiasm we try to feed with our publishing and conferences.  It's great to try to make our learning materials available to younger kids.  We'll keep you posted as our implementation of the program unfolds.

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2014-01-13 00:59:19 (44 comments, 182 reshares, 584 +1s)

Celebrating amazing women that made siginifican contributions to science.

#sciencesunday   #womeninstem   #womeninscience   #scienceeveryday  

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2014-01-12 18:40:44 (3 comments, 12 reshares, 55 +1s)

To my Irish friends and colleagues: Got an idea to deliver better government services? Attend free launch of http://www.codeforireland.com  on Jan 16:

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2014-01-10 18:13:09 (4 comments, 5 reshares, 39 +1s)

My vote for Crunchies 'Best Technology 2013' goes to @planetlabs low-cost satellites, for sure!

BTW, there's a great launch photo from +Steve Jurvetson at on.fb.me/1fjCGYs

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2014-01-10 17:09:29 (4 comments, 34 reshares, 60 +1s)

+Matthew Burton's piece about lessons he learned from his time at the Consumer Financial Protection Board should be required reading for anyone in government IT.  It's chock full of hugely practical advice. But it's also a great read for anyone who cares about how our government works, and wants to understand the unique constraints that make it so hard for the government to build great digital services.  

There are those of us who are working to change that, and we're making progress. But an informed public can really help.

And guess what, if you're a talented technologist who cares about making the world a better place, there are huge opportunities to make a difference by improving government services.

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2014-01-09 17:08:38 (27 comments, 46 reshares, 215 +1s)

I am somewhat appalled by the sloppy thinking of many of the Internet's latter-day critics. For example, in Joe Nocera's glowing review of Jaron Lanier's book, Who Owns The Future, I read:

"There are two additional components to Lanier’s thesis. The first is that the digital economy has done as much as any single thing to hollow out the middle class. (When I asked him about the effect of globalization, he said that globalization was “just one form of network efficiency.” See what I mean about a universal theory?) His great example here is Kodak and Instagram. At its height, writes Lanier 'Kodak employed more than 140,000 people.' Yes, Kodak made plenty of mistakes, but look at what is replacing it: 'When Instagram was sold to Facebook for a billion dollars in 2012, it employed only 13 people.'”

Think about it for a minute. Was it reallyInstagra... more »

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2014-01-08 16:48:20 (2 comments, 22 reshares, 69 +1s)

This looks to be a fabulous breakthrough for anyone wanting to analyze US spending data!

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2014-01-07 22:28:19 (7 comments, 53 reshares, 154 +1s)

I read Brad Stone's history of Amazon, The Everything Store,  over the holidays, and recommend it highly.  To be sure, it is incomplete and doubtless has many inaccuracies, but it gives insight into the mind of a remarkable man and the company he has built - a company with profound influence on the present and future shape of our society.

I had heard scuttlebutt that the book was hostile to Amazon.  I didn't find that to be the case at all. In fact, it increased my admiration for Jeff and what he and his team have accomplished.

After Steve Jobs died, everyone was saying "Will we ever see his like again?"  I would always respond, "What do you mean?  He's already here, and his name is Jeff Bezos.  He's the only other tech entrepreneur I know who has transformed multiple industries, and shown the ability to work his magic not once but many times. He&#... more »

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2014-01-06 18:58:41 (13 comments, 28 reshares, 92 +1s)

This piece about bringing humanity to government services is profound and important. Read it!

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2014-01-06 18:18:49 (10 comments, 20 reshares, 113 +1s)

Google Teams Up with GM, Honda and Audi to Bring Android to Cars

I'm intrigued but a bit skeptical about the newly announced initiative for an "Open Automotive Alliance" to bring Android to automobiles.  While I love the idea, there are two reasons I am reserving judgment:

1. The insatiable desire of vendors to "differentiate" on a standard platform, without thinking about what kinds of differentiation leads to real customer value.

2. The failure to understand that in today's world, it's not just about the software, but about data and services.

This point is brought home to me every day by my Tesla Model S. While I love the car, I'm incredibly disappointed by its implementation of Google Maps (for which I paid an additional $3000 or so for the "high tech package," without which navigation is disabled). The map... more »

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2013-12-15 04:51:19 (16 comments, 46 reshares, 198 +1s)

Can data and connectivity improve criminal justice and mitigate conflicts?

Find out on Tuesday, January 7th at 9 a.m. PT/12 p.m. ET. Check out our speakers and register for free here: http://oreil.ly/1h8gb67

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2013-12-03 13:03:14 (20 comments, 61 reshares, 165 +1s)

Try this wonderful, addictive game, and be appalled by your ignorance.  I mean to play it until I've learned my geography! 

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2013-11-29 15:55:12 (39 comments, 76 reshares, 213 +1s)

Chart of The Day
The Total Dominance of Android & The Rise of Mobile OS


In two short years Android has blown up the mobile market, going from 142m users (57% market share) to 709m users. This incredible growth is surely one of the most rapid marches to market dominance in history. iOS has also grown substantially from 75m users in Q2 2011 to 232m users in Q3 2013 (19% market share). The big loser is Symbian, which has fallen from a 20% market share to 5% in just two years. This is followed by Blackberry (down to 5% share) and Windows Mobile (6% market share), although Windows Mobile has recently started to grow again in 2013.
Interestingly, “Don’t know” has fallen from 20% market share to 5% market share, indicating how important the OS experience has become to users. 
These results underline howmobile... more »

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2013-11-28 00:34:45 (7 comments, 23 reshares, 60 +1s)

A short how-to on detecting anomalous senate voting with data science

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2013-11-26 18:02:00 (50 comments, 19 reshares, 99 +1s)

What a great piece by Eric Liu!  He talks about the efforts of various people to help him track down his lost luggage, and notes:

"Government is not inherently inept. It's simply us -- and as defective or capable of goodness as we are.

"Today, several weeks into the botched launch of Obamacare's exchanges and several more since the shutdown, the faith of the people in government is weak and weakening further.

"This trend long predates Obamacare, and its sources are bipartisan. Democrats who favor more active government have tolerated an ever-more complex and impersonal state, while Republicans who want to shrink government love to showcase the breakdowns that complexity -- and GOP-led underfunding -- can bring.

"What's striking, though, is that both sides have learned to see and speak of government the same way -- as a disembodied... more »

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2013-11-25 16:25:28 (18 comments, 2 reshares, 46 +1s)

A must-read piece from WSJ [1] that's highly related to a piece I've been working on and just put up last week that investigates some of the same issues[2]. The piece from WSJ exposes some details surrounding a "black market" for acquiring fake Twitter followers while my piece provides some initial data mining, complete with source code and results.

(My results suggested that up to 50% of celebrity Twitter users (including Lady Gaga) are 'suspect' in the sense that they're spam-bots or abandoned accounts; more analysis is pending on a breakdown on the 'suspect' accounts with an update to follow.)

A snippet from the WSJ piece:

"Some entertainers pay for fake followers. But false accounts can be political tools as well. In 2011, thousands of fake accounts disrupted anti-Kremlin protesters on Twitter.

The fake accounts... more »


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