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It has been an eventful week. On Monday, Apple presented the latest member of their product line-up, the iWatch. It’s by far not the first write-bound wearable out there as Apple’s competitors, Samsung, LG, Pebble, Motorola, all came much before [see here]. Nonetheless much hope has been vested into Apple’s capacity to jumpstart yet another […]

The Internet represents the first ever ‘planetary machine’ build by mankind. Its scale and extend is so vast, that it enables the development of platforms of global extend. Some obvious examples are Facebook’s global social network, Wikipedia’s platform for collaborative peer production, and even the NSA’s collating of global mobile phone locations. The scale and […]