Booting Up: Engineer Doe Edition

google street view car Booting Up: Engineer Doe Edition


Has lost its groove? [Inc.]

Americans are uneasy about paying with their phones [Bits]

Looks like Digg is done as The Washington Post acq-hires its tech team [AllThingsD]

The total value of Y Combinator companies that have been acquired, shut down or raised funding is $7.78 billion [Forbes]

Jonah Peretti defends BuzzFeed’s use of unattributed photos his editors find on the web under the fair use doctrine [The Atlantic]

“The F.C.C. report also had Engineer Doe spelling out his intentions quite clearly in his initial proposal. Managers of the Street View project said they never read it.” [New York Times]