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Hudson Institute Economic Update

Published: (Updated: ) in economics | 經濟學 | 경제학 | 経済 by .

Reading Time: 4 minutes This was originally posted to the email list for interesting-people.org as an economic update from the Hudson Institute. IRWIN M. STELZER for Hudson Institute 21 June 2004 When markets talk, politicians would do well to listen. The oil markets are doing more than mere talking — they are shouting for the attention of policymakers who […]

Unskilled and Unaware of It?

Published: (Updated: ) in business | 商業 | 상업 | ビジネス by .

Reading Time: < 1 minute I came across research on unskilled hubris, whilst reading the latest article by Bob Cringely. Bob Cringely’s column for PBS.org, the online version of America’s undervalued public broadcasting service usually provides an unusually clear window into tech industry issues that affect us all. Microsoft vs. Burst Networks This week Cringely is talking about a court […]

Plaxo Is the New Google?

Published: (Updated: ) in consumer behaviour | 消費者行為 | 소비자 행동, online | 線上 | 온라인으로 | オンライン, technology | 技術 | 기술 | テクノロジー, web of no web | 無處不在的技術 | 보급 기술 | 普及したテクノロジー by .

Reading Time: < 1 minute Plaxo is a useful addition to the arsenal of the knowledge worker. We go through lives developing thousands of connections but probably only keep in regular contact with a couple of hundred. (This is broadly in line with the Dunbar number proposed by anthropologist Robin Dunbar.) Plaxo vs. Google missions Where Google plans to organise […]