Weekly Links & Thoughts #83

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Recently on meshedsociety.com

  • Stories is to Instagram what Streaming was to Netflix
    Is Instagram’s new Stories feature just a little gimmick for Instagram fans to play with? I don’t think so. I’d argue that it’s the future of Instagram. The same way as Streaming was the future for Netflix when Netflix still was a DVD-by-mail company.

Video of the week

  • William Talking Blockchains At Google
    Sometimes, hearing someone speak about a complex technology is so much more comprehensible than reading about it. That’s how I felt when watching this talk. Well and vididly explained what the Blockchain is and what it can be used for.

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