Digg Doesn’t Inspire
Digg — as currently implemented — is no more relevant than the old Digg was a few weeks ago, prior to Betaworks’ make over.
I still don’t understand the six week sprint: if they have a compelling vision that they want to implement, and this isn’t it, why not wait until you’ve implemented something larger?
This Digg launch reminds me of the News.me approach, another Betaworks project, where I felt Betaworks was working on an experiment around a collection of ideas than a product vision. Maybe this is just the next in that series of experiments, and Digg is the newest batch of chemicals to blow up?
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