Monthly Archives: July 2010

Clay Shirky in giving away the news

Clay Shirky’s latest book (Cognitive Surplus, follow-up to Here Comes Everybody)┬áis about generosity: giving away something making an effort for no apparent reason, outside of a closely controlled reputation system, without clearly anticipated benefits for doing so. It echoes my … Continue reading

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Three great things about David Kirkpatrick’s book

Second in my series: why you must read his book: (Offering it was fine, but I’d rather have the positive post wait in top of my list during the week-end) He offers a very nuanced articulation of accidental success vs. … Continue reading

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