Assorted Links 30th Jan 2009

Jan 30, 2009

  1. Information sharing orders, the British government’s latest effort at overcoming its own data protection rules
  2. Sean Park on how the loss of trust in banks might actually spur customer-focused innovation in the financial sector
  3. This has been covered widely already, but this is a good writeup about Dopplr’s personal travel reports
  4. London as a tech hub. Am I the only one noticing a lot of people talking London up lately? There are some good reasons why a strong tech sector could emerge from the ashes of the banking industry.
  5. ‘post-speculative melancholia’, or why some adverts now seem jarring and inappropriate
  6. Why The Daily Beast beats The Huffington Post