‘Apple Now Runs On 100% Green Energy’

Interessant stuk bij Fast Company over Apple’s inzet voor groene energie. Ze interviewden daarvoor Lisa Jackson, bekend van de Obama administratie, die het project overziet: Jackson explains that Apple prefers to buy power from renewable energy projects where the company played some role–by either investing capital up front or committing to buying the power produced […]

WhatsApp founder plans to leave after broad clashes with parent Facebook

The Washington Post: The billionaire chief executive of WhatsApp, Jan Koum, is planning to leave the company after clashing with its parent, Facebook, over the popular messaging service’s strategy and Facebook’s attempts to use its personal data and weaken its encryption, according to people familiar with internal discussions. 😳

‘The Hardest Job in the World’

John Dickerson, politiek journalist voor The Atlantic, gaat in op de job van de Amerikaanse president. Een interessante historische schets over een uit haar voegen gebarsten takenpakket dat aan herziening toe is: We are a president-obsessed nation, so much so that we undermine the very idea of our constitutional democracy. No one man—or woman—can possibly […]