What we read this week (23 Sep)

It was a week of light reading for us: Robot clocks, meaningful metrics and leadership by serendipity. You know, just the usual. Enjoy your reading.

It was a week of light reading for us. Here’s what we got for you.

  • BERG London: Product sketch: Clocks for Robots
    BERG in London has been thinking quite a bit about how to make the world robot-readable. Here are some thoughts (and sketches) on how time & place change, and can be made more easy to navigate, for robots. Meet the robot clock.
  • Love Metrics – Only Dead Fish
    Neil Perkin shares his thoughts on meaningful (as opposed to vanity) metrics.
  • Joi Ito: Thoughts on leadership
    “The cost of planning, predicting and managing rapidly changing, complex systems often exceeds the cost of actually doing whatever is being planned and managed.” Joi Ito on leadership in an age of decentralization, disruption and networked innovation. Embrace serendipity!

You can see all our reading recommendations (including the archives) at “What we read this week“.

Author: Peter

Peter is a digital strategist who enjoys connecting people, insights and ideas. Before founding Third Wave he worked as a freelancer with clients like ARTE, Wolters Kluwer, Bertelsmann Stiftung, Google, SPD, Tumblr and several public broadcasters. He organized events like TEDxKreuzberg, atoms&bits and Likemind. Peter holds masters degrees in Communications and Media from Freie Universität Berlin (MA) and The University of Sydney (MMP). Peter has lived in Berlin, Sydney and Washington, DC.