Joe Mullin breaks down a bill intended to curb patent trolls. [Ars Technica]
Problems with healthcare.gov should give President Obama a sense of what it’s like to be a small business owner, writes Gene Marks. [Inc.]
Freelancers, not apps, drive the sharing economy, writes Sara Horowitz. [Freelancers Union]
Union Square Ventures has a new home page that lets readers post links directly to it, much like Hacker News. Dave Winer likes it. [Scripting News]
Nela Richardson talks about a slow down in startup hiring (video). [Bloomberg Television]
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