Happy Day Some Of Us Have To Work Because 4th of July Is On a Tuesday! Let’s kill some time with some tech news, shall we?
More sexual harassment trouble in Silicon Valley
On Sunday, the founding partner of the startup incubator 500 Startups, Dave McClure, posted a Medium message acknowledging that his behavior toward women has been inappropriate. He has stepped down from his position and day-to-day duties have been handed over to co-founder Christine Tsai, who posted an update on the situation. It followed a Friday New York Times article on sexual harassment that called McClure out, among others.
Instagram Stories demystified
Once derided as a Snapchat wannabe, Instagram’s “Stories” feature, which allows you to post photos and videos that only last 24 hours, has taken off and more user seems to be posting to it. But are you baffled? The Verge has a good explainer with tips and tricks to get the most out of Stories.
The iPhone (2007) has not aged well
Joanna Stern at the Wall Street Journal sees how the original iPhone holds up today. Except for a very handy headphone jack, it’s not great.
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