Some great reading from the interwebs. Why "Commonplace Reading"? Well, think of this as a digital equivalent of a commonplace book.
This is what a commonplace book was.
Essential journalism read of the week, I think.
The people who are running social media for the rest of us, exposed. Sort of.
Dave Winer makes the case for publishing anywhere on the open web - bar Medium. Because he thinks they're a threat
Blogging is dead. Apart from all the book deals and stuff.
Fascinating profile of the Rad man at the top of Tinder. (It's a dating app for the young people, don't you know?)
A brutal picture of life in start-up land for both the stars and the merely good of the coding world.
This looks like a cool, fun toy.
An utterly bizarre - and unexplained - story.
I'd completly forgotten the "have an affair with your school sweetheart" aspect of Friends Reunited.
It's my excuse, at least.
Plus it stops that horrible moment when you realise that the escalator is longer than you expected when you started walking, and you have to push in for a rest.
Relax and enjoy - reindeer migrations viewed from the air are strangely compelling.
Hope you enjoyed that. If you have feedback - just hit reply. Otherwise, expect more carefully-selected nuggets next week…