Curated News

Here’s related articles and pages I’ve discovered worth reading along with my commentary on some occasions.

  1. Social media & your digital legacy – leaving your virtual property in your will – YouTube
    Great intro video on the importance of planning for personal online & digital media in our wills from Australian law firm Slater Gordon.
  2. Nike reportedly abandons the FuelBand and lays off its hardware division (updated) | The Verge
    My guess is that Apple was partly behind this. Since they’re a partner, Nike probably decided to abandon this and not compete with Apple’s iWatch.
  3. The Quantified Other: Nest And Fitbit Chase A Lucrative Side Business
    Fitbit & Nest are selling user data for a profit. Consumers stand to benefit by lowered costs on healthcare and utility bills. Fitbit is working with corporate wellness programs who in turn are trying …
  4. Meet ThinkUp: Your personal social media guru – The Next Web
    Want to derive some meaning from your social media activity? Check out this service.
  5. The Best Fitness Tracker | The Wirecutter
  6. Perfectly Age Your Face Through 80 Years Based on a Single Photograph
  7. Adactio: Journal—The tragedy of the commons
    On Flickr Commons future, the reckless actions of the Brooklyn Museum, and the threat to digital preservation.
  8. The Eternal Life of Your Data – Innovation Insights
    Contemplate this and then take action.
  9. Alternate Reality Game Will Turn You Into a Fitness Maniac | Co.Design | business design
    Nice App! Need stretch goal for Android.
  10. Lifelogging: The Most Miserable, Self-Aware 30 Days I've Ever Spent