One click takes you to the originating Web site. It’s all much faster and more efficient than wading through the ads, the blinking and the less interesting articles on the originating Web sites themselves. There was a huge outcry when Google announced the imminent death of Reader — petitions, blogs, the works — but you might not immediately understand why. Google Reader is notoriously ugly. It’s fairly complicated and busy. It is, however, complete, customizable and convenient.
The hotel industry's secret plan to bring down AirBnB Yahoo Finance Tuesday, April 18, 2017 David Pogue It’s always been pretty obvious why the hotel industry might not be big fans of AirBnB.
This month, my Scientific American column described the evolution of documentation for our tech products. You no longer get a printed user guide in the box; meanwhile, the computer-book industry itself has shrunken dramatically, as more and more help information has moved online. In researching these trends, I emailed Tim O’Reilly to ask him his thoughts.