Megan Quinn

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Megan Quinn

636 days ago

Really great summary of the past, present and future of computing.

What’s Next in Computing?

medium.com

Megan Quinn

638 days ago

Give great companies and products broader reach and they will love you.

Slack App Store could be as seminal a development as the Apple and Google App stores were for mobile applications.

Our Experience in the Slack App Store "Gold Rush"

priceonomics.com

Megan Quinn

642 days ago

I did not admire most of Scalia's opinions, but I do admire his - and RBG's - ability to form a friendship around civil disagreement.

“If you can’t disagree ardently with your colleagues about some issues of law and yet personally still be friends, get another job, for Pete’s sake,”

What made the friendship between Scalia and Ginsburg work

washingtonpost.com

Megan Quinn

644 days ago

Wow! Getting established creators invested in VR will be an accelerant.

Steven Spielberg Working on a Project “Solely for VR”

uploadvr.com

Megan Quinn

649 days ago

Sobering.

The N.F.L.’s Next Play: Address Brain Trauma or Fade Away

nytimes.com

Megan Quinn

668 days ago

Interesting thought experiment. I can also think of a lot of counter examples though. Square is building up the stack, not down the stack, etc.

Why Big Companies Keep Failing: The Stack Fallacy

techcrunch.com

Megan Quinn

671 days ago

For­eign-born res­i­dents are 13% of the U.S. pop­u­la­tion but hold 1/3 of US patents ­& 1/4 of No­bel Prizes.

The Secret of Immigrant Genius

wsj.com

Megan Quinn

673 days ago

A fundamental framework for evaluating companies.

All Revenue is Not Created Equal: The Keys to the 10X Revenue Club

abovethecrowd.com

Megan Quinn

686 days ago

Interesting write-up on how Medium is democratizing political discourse in DC.

How Medium is breaking Washington's op-ed habit

politico.com

Megan Quinn

687 days ago

A worthy review of John Williams's body of (memorable!) work.

Listening to “Star Wars”

newyorker.com

Megan Quinn

689 days ago

"Five stars!" "Must read read!" "Full of insight and ingenuity!" Lol.

Malcolm Gladwell Hands Out Book Blurbs Like Santa Does Presents

nytimes.com

Megan Quinn

689 days ago

Great piece on Alibaba as the champion and gatekeeper of American brands in China.

Why Alibaba Wants Chinese Shoppers to Buy American

fortune.com

Megan Quinn

689 days ago

A crime caper destined to be a movie. So good, fun read.

Pipino: Gentleman Thief

medium.com

Megan Quinn

689 days ago

Lots of interesting points in the piece. My observation from my brief stint in London is that there are cultural differences that hold people back (risk aversion) as well as a lack of "second gen" entrepreneurs to build again, coach and invest - though both issues are slowly being overcome.

“This is a sickness in Europe,” Galbraith says: “The past is valued more than the future.”

In search of a European Google

theguardian.com

Megan Quinn

689 days ago

My money is still on Rubio for the Repub candidate come 2016. Unless he drowns in all that water he chugs.

Marco Rubio and the Problem of the Political Natural

newyorker.com

Megan Quinn

752 days ago

Interesting article

Reinventing the Library

nytimes.com

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