On my Om

Tech Opinions & Analysis by Om Malik

Summer’s over so let’s WeWork

I am not much for summer vacation, but occasionally I do like to take a couple of days to tune out my work life. All the travel and meetings of my trip made it difficult for me to sit down and write a coherent piece for this week’s newsletter. So rather than begin this week’s...

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:22:17 +0000

What’s worth reading

The long and surprising history of Roller Derby. I have been fascinated by roller skating since I was a kid, so this was a great read for me. “Arming the Cartels: The Inside Story of Texas Gun-Smuggling Ring” is a revealing story about how American guns end up in Mexico and cause havoc there. This...

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:18:01 +0000

Why Pen + Paper are good for you

Even though I love technology and incessantly download productivity apps, I still am a paper-and-pen guy. I love the feel of fine artisanal Japanese paper notebooks and extra-fine nibs of my Sailor fountain pen. I draft my weekly newsletter in the note book. I use it to make my to-do lists, and I write all...

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 15:11:34 +0000

The Must-Have Lens for your Leica SL

You might have heard that Leica has a new lens called the Leica APO-Summicron-SL 1: 2/50 ASPH. For a few weeks now, I have had the opportunity to use a pre-release version of the lens on my SL. I’ll cut right to the chase and tell you that I’m very happy with the results. Before...

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 01:05:40 +0000

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