Spotify: A New Hope (Part 13 of our Online Music Services Series)

Or, the Attractions (and Distractions) of Licensing Spotify has been available in the United States for a few months now. Until the recent kerfuffle involving its Facebook integration, the reviews have been positive. If you review the features list with which we...

"Filter Bubbles": Be Aware but Don't Despair

We Control the Web More than the Web Controls Us I tweeted a little while ago about The Economist’s review of Eli Pariser’s, The Filter Bubble:  What the Internet Is Hiding from You.  Pariser is a pretty big deal–definitely one of thought leaders about the...