How to Make Bad Content
The big take-away from the unfortunate story of the ugly portraits of Olympians is that good visual content cannot be acquired by bringing a dozen photographers into a room, and then parading a hundred subjects before their lenses.
A nice piece on Washington Post offers advice from a guy who bet on e-books, and knew he had to win over book lovers.
Cloud Goes Poof
The so called, Cloud, what used to be called server side storage, is a great and very important thing. But when so much of the internet goes down at once, we feel good about our decision to always run our apps locally, and never from the cloud.