$56,335: The Net Worth of A Median Household In The Wealth Distribution »

The inflation-adjusted net worth for the typical household was $87,992 in 2003. …

July 27, 2014 4:35 pm / No Comment / Read More »

$300K Per Hour – The Average Cost of Network Downtime »

100 percent uptime is a really huge deal. Now we know why, in dollars.…

July 17, 2014 3:15 am / No Comment / Read More »

CableTV Stats: On Average, US Homes Receive 189 Channels, Watch 17 »

The number of cable channels in an average US household has grown dramatically…

May 8, 2014 3:18 am / No Comment / Read More »

Stunning: Nearly Half of New Yorkers Are Struggling to Get By »

About 46 percent of New Yorkers make less than 150 percent of the official poverty threshold.…

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What The World Did Not Learn From Twitter »


Constraints breed innovation.…

February 9, 2014 4:33 pm / No Comment / Read More »

Wait A Minute. Apple Has No Data »


People are using Apple devices to send data to everyone else's servers.…

November 4, 2013 11:35 pm / No Comment / Read More »


Middle Class Canadians Now Earn More Than Middle Class Americans »

The poor in much of Europe also earn more than poor Americans…

April 24, 2014 12:23 am / No Comment / Read More »

It Is More Difficult To Get Into Wal-Mart Than Harvard »

Ivy league schools are selective. Far more selective, in today's economy, are firms that can actually pay you a salary.…

March 30, 2014 3:53 pm / No Comment / Read More »

‘More Than’ That: U.S. Now Produces More Oil Than It Imports »

A true crossing over, this one.…

November 17, 2013 4:01 pm / No Comment / Read More »

How Mission critical is your project? »

The parameters that developers look for when choosing an assignment is fast changing…

August 17, 2013 3:54 pm / No Comment / Read More »


Fooled By Randomness confused

The ‘What Customers Need’ Fallacy

Starting with what customers need is a very bad starting point.…

September 30, 2013 12:47 am / Read More »
Reverse Engineering

‘StackOverFlow For X’ : Why It Is A Very Bad Idea

Programming is a unique profession in many ways…

August 5, 2013 2:30 am / Read More »

The Revenue Model Will Take Care Of Itself

Pick a process and build something to make it more efficient.…

September 5, 2013 12:42 am / Read More »

Paul Graham Vs Albert Einstein

Maybe research and business are two different things, after all?…

October 12, 2013 12:51 am / Read More »
Problem of induction

Life Has Huge Amplification Effects

Life is just a demonstration of amplification effects and nothing more…

December 27, 2012 8:55 am / Read More »
Confirmation Error

‘Polarize People’

You can either dig a hole that's broad but shallow, or one that's narrow and deep, like a well…

December 23, 2012 8:21 am / Read More »
Distortion Of Past

Twitter Killed RSS. Period.

The whole long tail RSS thing? it's just a hashtag. The Twitter API will take care of the rest.…

March 27, 2013 8:22 am / Read More »

“What Happens When The Phone Size Changes?”

Write down your assumptions, and play around with what could change.…

December 16, 2012 1:14 pm / Read More »

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