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The EU Copyright Directive is about to make the internet worse
Androidcentral.com

What you need to know about the European 'link tax' and 'upload filter' The European Union's new Copyright Directive stands to dramatically change the way we consume news and other online content. Although originally intended to ensure creators and news organ… more…

Digital First value on Gannett too low, cost-cutting hopes likely unrealistic: Analysts
USA Today

Alden Global Capital may view Gannett as a company it can prune like it has other media companies, but Gannett already runs lean, analysts say. more…

Amazon is becoming more powerful than we realize
Medium.com

Amazon trades on convenience: Prime shipping means avoiding lines at the store; your Echo tells you in seconds how many cups are in 3.5 quarts. The company has combined retail and technology in an… more…

The Endgame for LinkedIn Is Coming
Medium.com

After two years, Microsoft still hasn’t delivered on its grand vision for LinkedIn. And it may never do so. more…

Art of Unix Programming by Eric Steven Raymond Reformatted by Martin Tournoij
Arp242.net

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The EU Copyright Directive is about to make the internet worse
Windowscentral.com

What you need to know about the European 'link tax' and 'upload filter' The European Union's new Copyright Directive stands to dramatically change the way we consume news and other online content. Although originally intended to ensure creators and news organ… more…

The idea that successful people can teach their secrets isn’t new. Now MasterClass is selling it for $180.
Vox.com

Serena Williams, Gordon Ramsay, Aaron Sorkin, and more are teaching classes via video for a $180 subscription. more…

Oligarch 'made threat' after Trump inauguration
Al Jazeera English

Pavel Fuchs, who once negotiated with Trump, accused of making a threat of violence over bad seats at 2017 inauguration. more…

SPI 354: The Next Big Steps in Business—with Matt Gartland from Team Flynn
Smartpassiveincome.com

Matt Gartland, an integral member of my team, is here to help me make a huge announcement. Plus, he's digging deep on project management, developing your business's culture, financial planning, and strategies for transitioning from scrappy entrepreneur to org… more…

A Week In New York City On A $39,000 Salary
Refinery29.com

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar. Today: a woman wo… more…

A Week On Long Island, NY, On A Joint $187,840 Income
Refinery29.com

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar. Today: a billing … more…

Bad UX is keeping hospital prices lists opaque despite new transparency law
Qz.com

Thanks to new US law, we now know the standard price for a cotton ball at the New York Presbyterian Hospital is $1.15. The list… more…

A Week On Long Island, NY, On A Joint $187,840 Income
R29.com

Welcome to Money Diaries, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar. Today: a billing … more…

3 Ways Your Small Business Is Wasting Money
Fool.com

It's time to stop throwing away cash. more…

Defense of the cyberrealm: How organizations can thwart cyberattacks
Mckinsey.com

Simon London speaks with McKinsey senior partner David Chinn and cybersecurity expert Robert Hannigan, formerly the head of GCHQ, about how to address the major gaps and vulnerabilities in the global cybersecurity landscape. more…

Copyright’s Safe Harbors Preserve What We Love About the Internet
Eff.org

How is the Internet different from what came before? We’ve had great art, music, film, and writing for far longer than we’ve had the World Wide Web. What we didn’t have were global conversations and collaborations that millions can participate in. The Interne… more…

IRS Publishes Final Guidance On The 20% Pass-Through Deduction: Putting It All Together
Forbes.com

As part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Congress enacted Section 199A, which provides a 20% deduction against the income earned in certain businesses. Yesterday, final regulations were published, meaning taxpayers finally have the guidance necessary to implemen… more…

Will It Take An AdTech Crash To End Digital Ad Fraud?
Forbes.com

A Series of Q&A Interviews With Innovators Working at the Intersection of Consumer Behavior and Business Transformation: Dr. Augustine Fou, the noted and some would say controversial, Cybersecurity and Anti-Ad Fraud Consultant and Researcher. more…

“Media is hard”: Corey Ford on why his media venture fund Matter is paused (for now)
Niemanlab.org

In its seven years, Matter.vc has shepherded 73 media startups through eight accelerator programs, funded by two rounds of investments from a bunch of media companies. But to put it in old-school media terms, the presses have ground to a temporary — but maybe… more…

Is your business model fit for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? - World Economic Forum
Weforum.org

Is your business model fit for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? World Economic Forum As the Fourth Industrial Revolution becomes ever more pervasive, we have good and bad news for leaders of incumbent businesses in all sectors and all... more…