Monthly Archives: May 2012

“Facebook IPO: Good for the Jews?” or anyone?

This is a very curious article by Uriel Heilman. He begins with something interesting: If the Talmud were written today, would it look like Facebook?First, the rabbis of the Mishnaic period post a Jewish legal rule. Then, Talmudic sages weigh … Continue reading

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From TUAW: Inkling to sell iPad textbooks in over 900 college bookstores

Inkling is an e-book publishing platform thats currently running an app on the App Store, and while Apple has been making an official push for more textbooks in iBooks, Inkling is strengthening its own holdings. The company has made a … Continue reading

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Wired: Evernote Acquires iPad App Penultimate

Evernote Expands Note-Taking Empire By Acquiring iPad App Penultimate | Epicenter | Wired.com. The company that makes one of the best apps for taking notes, on mobile devices or otherwise, is scooping up another app.  

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