What we read this week (14 Sep)

This week’s reads dig into the human work behind Google Maps, a new tool for online education (also by Google), what makes Firefox OS special, a program that recognizes the objects in sketches, and a diplomat’s legacy in his gaming community.

Quotes of the week

The future’s kind of funny-looking, but it’s probably the future you deserve.

Warren Ellis

Where you’re searching from has become almost as important as what you’re searching for.

Alexis Madrigal

Articles of the week