Native ads are harming publishers and the brands that use them...
Tom Foremski: IMHO
Former Financial Times reporter Tom Foremski writes about Silicon Valley business trends and the intersection of technology and media.
In May 2004, Tom Foremski became the first journalist to leave a major newspaper, the Financial Times, to become a full-time journalist blogger. He writes the popular news blog Silicon Valley Watcher--reporting on the business of Silicon Valley. Tom arrived in San Francisco in 1984, and has covered US technology markets for leading computer journals and newspapers around the world. Silicon Valley has become a media valley.
The New York Times has sold its soul for a handful of beans...and there's no magical beanstalk to save it from a very bad decision.
Tech companies go to great lengths to keep their workers separated from the local population.
There's more to tech stories than product size and weight...
We have plenty of technology. Can tech accelerate the creation of a meaningful life? E-commerce is just the start...
When it first emerged, blogging was considered revolutionary and would result in armies of citizen journalists revealing misdeeds in government and commerce...
Google wants the marketing budgets companies pay others for promotional services
A coalition of activist groups is pressuring Senator Dianne Feinstein to reign in NSA spying because of civil rights issues and economic consequences.
The Computer History Museum hosted an evening of tributes to technology legend Doug Engelbart.
When money buys traffic you can bet the web experience will be mediocre and worse.
Every startup boom has its symbol...
Gossip site Valleywag ridicules Marc Benioff's charity work in an anonymous attack
Google, Facebook, Apple, and Amazon use complex accounting methods to greatly reduce their tax bills, while greatly increasing spending on lobbying US and European governments.
Remembering JFK: His incredible speech on the responsibility of newspapers to educate and challenge government
He reminds newspapers that they are they only industry to have special legal protection in the Constitution — and they need to use it.
A flying car powered by batteries and able to park anywhere a car parks.