John Battelle is making the move to NYC from the Bay Area, a shift I made in 2010. Welcome, John. My rationale is exactly yours:

I feel like a lot of the Valley is habitually talking to itself about things that aren’t that interesting anymore.

And some — sea steading? gamification? cryptocurrencies? — weren’t all that interesting to begin with.

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Work ecologist. Founder, Work Futures. The ecology of work and the anthropology of the future.

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