Congratulations to John Brockman who celebrates his 70tiest birthday today. He is the pioneer of the Third Culture and it's most important agent connecting the most influencial minds of our times. His range spans from from Warhol's factory, many brilliant books to Edge.org. Here a hommage published on FOCUS online today.
Where Twitter trending comes from and why media brands seem to be important, HP study published on mashable http://on.mash.to/e2GY1Q
Max Levchin of Slide / Google on air why Facebook could become the most valuable company in the world, http://read.bi/gjkgAq; currently Apple is th most valuable tech company by a 100bn US.
Congrats to DLD friend and speaker Ilya Laurs of cross app platform Getjar for raising his new 25 m US round http://tcrn.ch/hyiQUz
Deep and thorough piece in TC on Apple's new app subscription model and what it means for consumers and publishers, http://tcrn.ch/f14T6J