Monthly Archives: December 2012

» Napster, Udacity, and the Academy Clay Shirky

could not imagine that the old way of doing things might fail. Yet things did fail, in large part because, after Napster, the industry’s insistence that digital distribution be as expensive and inconvenient as a trip to the record store suddenly struck millions of people as a completely terrible idea. via » Napster, Udacity, and […]

The Creative Class and the crisis

The Creative Class and the crisis. Empirical research that explores the impact of being in the Creative class vs. working class on likelihood of being unemployed in the latest recession.

“The Rise of the Creative Class” by Richard Florida

tolerant, diverse, and open to creativity via “The Rise of the Creative Class” by Richard Florida.