John Battelle's Top Stories

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  1. Picture this: A fresh approach to Photos
    Every second of every day, people around the world are capturing their memories through photos and videos. Humankind has already taken trillions of photos and will take another trillion this year alone. But the more moments we capture, the more...
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  2. How We're Voting on the Union, and Why
    Yesterday, Gawker Media announced that we will be holding an election next week to vote on whether our editorial staffers want to form a union. The purpose of this post is to allow our writers to discuss how they’re voting, and why. The vote next...
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  3. Bradley Horowitz Says That Google Photos is Gmail for Your Images. And That Google Plus Is Not Dead…
    Bradley Horowitz Says That Google Photos is Gmail for Your Images. And That Google Plus Is Not Dead.An interview with Google’s head of Streams, Photos and Sharing To Bradley Horowitz, Google Photos is not just another product. It’s a culmination of...
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  4. From the editor: How Quartz is doing video
    It’s way too easy to produce mediocre video, and to lose money on digital video efforts. Any honest assessment of media companies’ current non-TV-originated internet video would reflect that. But video at the same time is arguably the medium with...
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  5. Google plays it safe
    Google+, Sergey BrinGoogle cofounder Sergey Brin.  Remember when Google was cutting-edge and cool and a little bit weird? Like in 2013, when CEO Larry Page came out on stage at the company's Google I/O conference and imagined a fantasy world where...
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