The Google Barge, Twitter IPO and all the Week’s Best Links

Is it a floating data center? A timely metaphor for all our big brother nightmares? The Google barge mystery solved. 

Public displays of inspiration are pervasive across social media, but do they really inspire?

Forbes counts the ways Twitter’s IPO is not like Facebook’s, and wonders if it will be TV’s savior.

Grandaddy of cultural anthropology, Grant McCracken, on millennial multiplicity.

Herman Miller’s Living Office champions collaboration and creativity.

How design education is embracing science and technology, and vice versa.




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Jamie Farshchi

Jamie Farshchi is managing editor, digital for and senior editor for MISC. She is based in Toronto, Canada.