What You Need to Know Today: January 22

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH The guy who brought you The Jinx created a new storytelling app. People are desperate to tell their story. Not because they want to be famous, but because they want to be known for who they are,...

What You Need to Know Today: January 21

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH “People are not really into using products,” says Goran Peuc, “Any time spent by a user operating an interface, twisting knobs, pulling levers or tapping buttons is time wasted. Rather, people are...

What You Need to Know Today: January 20

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH Who’s losing: Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook, or Google? If you follow the news, you’d be right to guess Apple is in trouble. iPhone sales have been anything but spectacular.  But losing, in...

What You Need to Know Today: January 19

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH Better than ‘Inbox Zero.’ You’ve heard about it. Some people claim to achieve it every day. I’m telling you these people are NOT pulling your leg. Inbox Zero is doable. No doubt. BUT here’s what...

What You Need to Know Today: January 18

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH What Bitcoin, Nixon and Warhol have in common. “Bitcoin is the currency equivalent that is underpinned by mockery. Bitcoin is mocking central banking the same way Marcel Duchamp mocked art, the same...

What You Need to Know Today: January 15

Good afternoon, Early Risers! Here’s what you need to know TECH Esports is having a moment. “Former NBA player Rick Fox is on the phone when he receives another call: It’s from Denmark. ‘I have to take this,’ Fox says. When the three-time NBA champion...