💻 Daniel Miessler points out that what America is facing now is a common cycle in history. The “elite” have hoarded money, and everyday people feel forgotten and left behind. The natural cycle, played out over and over again in history, is that everyday people rebel against this. This is when populist strongmen can come to power. Read A More Positive Take on America’s Potential Fall
💻 It could have ended badly, but careful listening and understanding resolved a tense situation. brandib has the story. Read How This Story Ends
💻 “The urgent advice usually ends with ‘blogs are dead.'” So says Seth Godin as he exhorts us to keep on blogging, rather than always shifting to whatever platform is hot right now. Read Chasing the cool kids
💻 Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is stepping down as CEO. Ben Thompson wrote a pretty good analysis of the strategies Amazon used to grow, and to dominate anything it touched. Read The Relentless Jeff Bezos
📷 You know I have a thing for medium-format folding cameras. Theo Panagopoulos puts a Voigtländer Bessa I through its paces. This camera is spare, but solid. Read Voigtländer Bessa I – Folding it big
📷 Shawn Granton bought a Dacora Digna medium-format camera for $10 and put it through its paces. Read Dipping my toes into medium format: Dacora Digna
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