Keen On… The Second Machine Age: Will Humans Still Have A Role In Our Economy Of Brilliant Technologies?

Originally posted on TechCrunch:
[tc_5min code=”518104664″] The hot new book about the digital economy is Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson‘s The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress and Prosperity In a Time of Brilliant Technologies. It’s amongst the first books to seriously address the fundamental question of our digital economy: what will be the economic role…

The Valley of Death

This poem seem particularly pertinent to the current state of Silicon Valley. Incubators on ones side of the valley. Nothing in the Valley. Growth Capital on the other side. Most startup are dead as soon as they exit their 3 month stint. The exceptions are rare yet notable. WHAT HAPPENED TO VENTURE CAPITAL? The Charge […] beta and European Interviews.

I was in Europe last week, at the DLD conference in Munich and then in London. went into beta on 21st January and I was able to do 2 interviews: The Guardian Podcast and An Interview with The beta launch coverage has been wonderful…. If you have iOS6 […] in Japan

I am in Japan for the first half of this week. I am doing a Keynote at Sunbridge Global Ventures Innovation Weekend, and yesterday briefed the Japanese Tech press about the soon-to-be-launched We previewed the Japanese version of the IOS app. The response was nothing short of … wow! Here are some screen shots.