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1. Amazon’s stealth takeover of the smart home at CES 2016

By Nick Statt

Digest: Mobile
Curator: Edith Yeung

Alexa has moved beyond Echo and into a host of third-party devices, in part thanks to Amazon’s $100 million Alexa Fund, which helps other companies incorporate the software into their products. Read More

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2. Print is the new “new media”

By Chava Gourarie

Digest: Media Models
Curator: Holly Knowlman

Anyone who knows me knows I’ve been banging that “print is coming back” drum hard for a while now. So yes, this article is deliberately chosen in support of my argument (all media is biased, remember?) but it’s also beautifully written. Read More

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3. You Don’t Need More Free Time

By Cristobal Young

Digest: Leadership & Resiliency
Curator: Sarah Jane Coffey

Stanford study finds we don’t need more time off, what we really crave is more time with those we care about. Read More

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4. The next 10 years in car tech will make the last 30 look like just a warm-up

By Alexander Kalogianni

Digest: Mobility & Transportation
Curator: Timo Hoffmann

A look into the future of car tech. Read More

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5. Snapchat’s missing out on millions because it sucks to find stuff on its app

By Jessi Hempel

Digest: Product
Curators: Sophie-Charlotte Moatti & Reza Ladchartabi

Snapchat’s missing out on millions because it sucks to find stuff on its app. Read More

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