Wait! What? 7/11: Take a walk in someone else’s shoes (literally), get paid for watching stuff, and follow Entrepreneur Barbie on her job hunt

Kick back, turn on the TV and...get paid? (Thinkstock) Tech media this week was all about Microsoft breaking free from the past. That one aside, here are some other cool stories you might have missed:

Those were a few of our favorite articles of the week—what did you think? Let us know, we’d love to hear from you @BlancandOtus.