Ethan Zucker: looking at other parts of the world


The web connects the globe, but most of us end up hearing mainly from people just like ourselves. Blogger and technologist Ethan Zuckerman wants to help share the stories of the whole wide world. He talks about clever strategies to open up your Twitter world and read the news in languages you don’t even know.

As I live in France, I notice the same thing. If I check news sites, I mostly check Belgium sites.

What has this to do with agile? As an agile coach for a globally distributed company, one of the things I do is create bridges between the different teams.

What I will be thinking about today is:

The trouble with bridges is:” you need people that want to cross them.”