Bookmarks for September 20th through September 21st

by danhon

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 20th from 19:54 to 09:57:

  • The best entrepreneurs are like brilliant artists in these four ways – According to Gallup, 50% of new business ventures fail within five years, and most successful entrepreneurs have had to get it wrong multiple times before…
  • The “Waze left” may be coming to an end – The navigation app Waze is beloved for exploiting shortcuts, avoiding traffic, and proving that the shortest distance between two points is not always a…
  • LinkedIn – The Director of Technology is responsible for strategic planning, program development and oversight, and identification and sponsorship of innovation ideas. The…
  • Why is light so fast? – Sidney Perkowitz – Aeon – If you visit the Paris Observatory on the left bank of the Seine, you’ll see a plaque on its wall announcing that the speed of light was first measured there in…
  • The story behind Satullo’s WHYY departure – It was a contentious meeting, a confrontation between WHYY news chief Chris Satullo and several of the station’s senior executives.
    Chief financial officer A.…
  • 48 Books You Must Read In Your 30s – View this image ›
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    Before there was The Devil Wears Prada, there was Always in Vogue, a memoir by the editor of the magazine from 1914 to 1952.…