My favorite articles from this weekend…
- Google Search is History, Twitter Search is Now?
Google next victim of creative destruction?
Fast forward to today and take a simple example of how Twitter Search changes everything. Imagine you are in line waiting for coffee and you hear people chattering about a plane landing on the Hudson. You go back to your desk and search Google for plane on the Hudson — today — weeks after the event, Google is replete with results — but the DAY of the incident there was nothing on the topic to be found on Google. Yet at http://search.twitter.com the conversations are right there in front of you.
- Finding your career in a terrible economy
What Should I Do with My Life, Now?
For those who want it boiled down to Seven Simple Steps? Step One: stop pretending we’re all on the same staircase.
Government 2.0: The Rise of the Goverati
What is the goverati? It is made up of people with first-hand knowledge of how the government operates, who understand how to use social software to accomplish a variety of government missions, and who want to use that knowledge for the benefit of all.
And two new (for me) favorite songs