Tim O'Reilly's Top Stories

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  1. Y Combinator Posthaven
    Our mission at YC is to enable as much innovation as we can.  Mostly this means funding startups.  But startups aren’t ideal for some kinds of innovation—for example, work that requires a very long time horizon, seeks to answer very open-ended...
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  2. Program on Science in the Public Interest
    WATCH THE PROGRAM LIVE FROM 9:30AM - 12:00PM Visit: http://www.ustream.tv/georgetownlive PROGRAM AGENDA 9:00am – 9:30am      Registration and Networking Breakfast 9:30am – 9:40am      Welcome Remarks  9:40am – 10:40am    Panel: Designing and...
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  3. Donald Trump plots his second act
    NEW YORK — After a summer of dominating the Republican presidential campaign, Donald Trump is moving into a new and uncertain phase that the billionaire businessman acknowledges will be more challenging than any project he has ever undertaken — even...
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  4. Microsoft’s Collapse and Facebook’s Mobile Domination in Two Charts
    The rise of the smartphone era has made losers of long-time winners in personal computing while making winners of new entrants. Case in point. Here’s what the market share decline of Microsoft, once the dominant force of personal computing, looks...
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  5. Did The Fed Save The World?
    I’m only part way into Ben Bernanke’s book, but I wanted to play devil’s advocate about the book’s central thesis — not to criticize BB, or question the job he did, but as a way to provoke thought about what lessons we should learn from the crisis of...
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