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Dave Winer paid tribute to Om Malik on Twitter. I shared my perspective in reply and it seemed wrong to leave my response just as a tweet so I thought I'd re-post my response here too.
I agree with Om Malik that news media seems pretty superficial lately, so much so that "the whole stream is just noise". There is a positive side though.
Om Malik has deep insight into the world of the media and shares his thoughts about the media's pursuit of attention and revenue, regardless of the cost, in a recent blog post.
Om Malik has published his advice on writing good blog posts and it is a treat for writers. He is one of my favourite writers and I had to share this with you.
Om Malik has a great post titled "Arista, Uber, Silicon Valley" which presents some much needed perspective on overhyped social companies by contrasting Uber with the less sexy Arista Networks. Worth a read: Last week, at least, to me was perfect illustration of how and what media perceives as technology. Everywhere you looked, you saw…
I love this quote about writing and life: "Writing, to me, is the meaning of life. My life became something special because of writing" Haruki Murakami #QuoteOfTheDay #Write— Om Malik (@om) February 12, 2014 (Thanks to Om Malik for tweeting it).
I’m reading Om Malik’s interesting article titled “One diabetic’s take on Google’s Smart Contact Lenses” and his assessment of Google+ stood out for me: Google+, their social network, is a fail because it fundamentally isn’t social or about people — it is an effort to solve Google’s need for social data for better advertising using…