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Working on @onhiveapp. @sitepointdotcom Entrepreneur editor. Formerly @thenextweb, @DesignCrowd, @envato, @lifehackorg. Email: joel@joelfalconer.com (no PR).

The Role of the Musician in the Studio

The Role of the Musician in the Studio
music.tutsplus.com — At the most basic level, the role of the musician in the studio is to deliver a performance of high quality that can be released to the world (or at the very least, be turned into something that can be released).

How to Use Parkinson's Law to Your Advantage

How to Use Parkinson's Law to Your Advantage
lifehack.org — Work expands to fill the time available for its completion. If you're into productivity, you'll know this proverb as Parkinson's Law. This interesting statement was made by Cyril Northcote Parkinson, the famous British historian and author, in 1955 - first appearing as the opening line in an article for The Economist and later becoming the focus of one of Parkinson's books, Parkinson's Law: The Pursuit of Progress.

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Blizzard Entertainment

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Blizzard Entertainment
medium.com — This editorial was originally published in the SitePoint Entrepreneur newsletter. Sign up here to receive updates on our Entrepreneur coverage every two weeks. In November of last year, Blizzard Entertainment announced that it'd no longer share World of Warcraft subscriber numbers in its quarterly earnings reports.

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Blizzard Entertainment

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn from Blizzard Entertainment
sitepoint.com — This editorial was originally published in the SitePoint Entrepreneur newsletter. Sign up here to receive updates on our Entrepreneur coverage every two weeks. In November of last year, Blizzard Entertainment announced that it'd no longer share World of Warcraft subscriber numbers in its quarterly earnings reports.

How Big Does Your Startup Really Need to Be?

How Big Does Your Startup Really Need to Be?
sitepoint.com — This editorial was originally published in the SitePoint Entrepreneur newsletter. Sign up here to receive updates on our Entrepreneur coverage every two weeks. How quickly should a startup grow? How soon should you shift your focus from sheer growth to making a buck? The downsides to high valuations are currently on prominent display.

Would You Be a Perpetual Traveler or a World Citizen?

Would You Be a Perpetual Traveler or a World Citizen?
lifehack.org — On Monday I wrote about developing the freedom to travel anywhere, anytime without getting fired. For many people, putting yourself in a position where you are free to go at any time and stay in the places you've always wanted to stay is a completely new experience and mindset.

What does Silk Road’s closure mean for Bitcoin, Tor & the online drug trade?

What does Silk Road’s closure mean for Bitcoin, Tor & the online drug trade?
web.appstorm.net — Let's get a few things straight. Silk Road's closure isn't the death knell for Tor, the anonymizing network one must be connected to in order to access sites on the most well-known area of the dark web. Nor does it spell the end of Bitcoin, the pseudonymous currency of Silk Road, or cryptocurrencies at large.

Tony Abbott's Internet Policy a Global Laughing Stock

Tony Abbott's Internet Policy a Global Laughing Stock
web.appstorm.net — With an election just over a week away in Australia, the incumbent Labor Party's latest piece of propaganda is a spoof of the opposition's proposed broadband infrastructure policy - one that replaces the well-underway gigabit National Broadband Network with a plan to ensure speeds of 25 megabits per second around the country.
Apr 29, 2016

@rusinoz @campusreform I'm glad TrigglyPuff has become a cautionary meme since I tweeted this

Apr 29, 2016

RT @clairlemon: "Societies where citizens bite their tongues and retract honestly-meant statements are neither particularly free nor particularly happy."

Apr 26, 2016

Are American college students toddlers? Cos even my five-year-old doesn't act like this campusreform.org/?ID=7528

Apr 22, 2016

RT @ErikVoorhees: Governments cannot stop markets, they can merely decide whether to make them black and dangerous.

Apr 22, 2016

RT @jan_lukacs: the German auto industry needs to have a serious look at the history of Nokia and start acting before it’s too late.


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