As noted in the syllabus, readings for this week are as follows:
Read: Briggs Chapter 1
How to get startup ideas by Paul Graham
Why We Need the New News Environment to be Chaotic by Clay Shirky
Jarvis, What Would Google Do? book: Read intro and first two sections “New Relationship” and “New Architecture”
Please answer the following questions in a comment on this post before our next class:
1. As succinctly as you can, what is your key takeaway from Paul Graham’s piece on how to get startup ideas?
2. What do you think about Clay Shirky’s argument about the new news environment? Do you agree?
3. Name one other thing in the readings for the week that you found interesting or relevant to you.