Book Review: Breakpoint: Why the Web will Implode, Search will be Obsolete, and Everything Else you Need to Know about Technology is in Your Brain

[This is my review, originally loaded to Librarything and Amazon, for a book by Jeff Stibel.  I gave it 3 stars out of 5.] Breakpoint starts with a compelling analogy that, once a process has scaled to a certain point, it needs to change to reach stability. The author uses ant colonies as a comparison point throughout the …

Book Review: Blur: How to Know What's True in the Age of Information Overload

Blur: How to Know What’s True in the Age of Information Overload is a dense look at how journalism is changing and how consumers can utilize journalistic skills to understand the news and information around them. Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel discuss the challenges facing anyone who is trying to determine the truth of what …