Google Remakes the Satellite Business, by Leaving It

  • The Atlantic: Technology
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  • July 17, 2002

Last week, Google pushed one of the most interesting sectors in Silicon Valley toward maturity—and brought a milestone in cartography closer to reality. It accomplished all that, paradoxically, by getting out of the market.From a business standpoint, here’s the news: Google sold its in-house

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4 Marketing Lessons I Learned from Being a Mascot

  • Modern B2B Marketing Blog
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  • February 16, 2009

Author: Mike MaddenMascots. You’ve seen them at football games shuffling lifelessly through a crowd, desperately trying to avoid pictures with awestruck children. You’ve seen their uninspiring, lackadaisical dance moves to some of hottest jams. But, for the most part, those are very mediocre

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The Deconversion of a Social Justice Warrior

  • The American Conservative
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  • July 16, 2007

From the Political Deconversions thread, this recently posted account from Mountain Feist is kind of amazing. It’s about a deconversion from a certain kind of cultural politics:My parents had a self conscious, socially respectable sort of conservatism that they attempted to pass on to me. We

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The World’s Biggest Fish in a Bucket of Water

  • The Atlantic
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  • January 1, 1970

If you lean over the side of a boat and scoop up some water with a jug, you have just taken a census of the ocean. That water contains traces of the animals that swim below your boat—flecks of skin and scales, fragments of mucus and waste, tiny cells released from their bodies. All of these

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The Division’s October patch boosted it back to launch numbers

  • TechnoBuffalo
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  • January 1, 1970

See full gallery on TechnoBuffaloCommitment matters when making an online game, and commitment to The Division has paid off for publisher Ubisoft in the form of a return of its player-base, the company said.When Tom Clancy’s The Division launched earlier this year, we were pretty impressed

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Kled is the silliest League of Legends character since Fizz

  • Destructoid
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  • November 16, 2008

I was just talking to community member Stormworm this week about how hard it is to keep up with metas in multiple MOBAs or MMOs. Since you often have to "slot" yourself into a role on the fly (read: you can't just auto-lock Bastion instantly like in Overwatch), you really have to know how to

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