Gongol.com Archives: March 2014

Brian Gongol


March 20, 2014

Computers and the Internet Why every smartphone should have antivirus protection
To be discussed on WHO Radio at 5:00 CT. Also available as a slideshow for those who don't like reading.

Aviation News The argument for an electrical fire on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
There's still a mystery to be examined and resolved, but this explanation passes some of the initial tests for making some intuitive sense

Computers and the Internet How LinkedIn keeps chugging along
By getting users to create the long-form content (via the "Influencers" section) that gets people to stick around, LinkedIn aligns its interests as a business with the interests of users who want to be discovered for their talents. It's a more durable model for profit than many others on the Internet -- like the kind of incentive that alumni have to keep up the good name of their alma mater, long after graduation.

Computers and the Internet Another Facebook news-feed redesign is pending
Because why not continue to change things on users?

Broadcasting Welcome to the mist tunnel

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