Private-Sector Wages Have Grown Annually At Just 0.3% After Inflation »

Over the past decade, private-sector workers have not seen good wage increases…

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Who Is Buying Single-Family Homes And Condos In The US? »

Purchasers from China made up 16% of international buyers…

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India Mobile Statistics: 869 Million Active Mobile Connections »

India had 869.97 million active connections in the month of April…

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The Average American Woman Now Weighs 166 Pounds »

Both sexes have gotten bigger since over the past 50 years. …

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Go For The Holy Grail »


It is actually very simple to define the holy grail for any problem…

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Top Five Stats From Mary Meeker’s 2015 Internet Trends Report »


The top five stats we spotted in the report…

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Food Wasted In America Can End Extreme Poverty Globally »

The total cost per year to end extreme poverty would be about $175 billion.…

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Uber Now Worth More Than Nissan Motor »

At a $50 billion valuation, Uber would be the world’s most valuable private start-up…

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Medium Has As Many Uniques As The Guardian Has In The US »

25 Million uniques is not jaw-dropping. But getting there in just 3 years definitely is.…

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How Mission critical is your project? »

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

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No Problem Is Ever ‘Solved’

You know, back in 1998, many people thought that Internet Search was a solved problem.…

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Is It True Over The Long Term?

When you have something that you know is true, even over the long term, you can afford to put a lot of energy into it…

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Algorithms Are Eating The World

Targeted marketing messages, price prediction engines and behavior simulation machines are just the tip of the iceberg.…

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You Do Not Have To Sell What You Make

You do not have to sell what you make. You just have to sell what people will buy. …

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Life Has Huge Amplification Effects

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

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Do Not Collect Nickels In Front Of Steamrollers

Do Not Collect Nickels. Steamrollers or not, it is a bad idea.…

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If You Suspect It Could Be The Ground Floor, Just Get In

If you suspect it could the ground floor of something big, just get in.…

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“What Happens When The Phone Size Changes?”

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

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