Category Archives: Business

Artisan’s Asylum Write-up in the Economist

My Dad sent me this link to give me a view of where he spends most of his time these days. This is really really cool! A community of start-ups: Garage manufacturing, in a big garage (The Economist article) Artisan’s Asylum Video … Continue reading

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Link: Now I get it, the Consumer guys at Microsoft are just plain wrong!

Hal2020’s March 5, 2013 post is very much worth reading. Now I get it, the Consumer guys at Microsoft are just plain wrong! I find reading these articles cathartic. But it’s like a bad habit. As a developer it’s simply a … Continue reading

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$733M for a Dialog Box

I guess the EU didn’t buy Microsoft’s explanation that a “technical glitch” resulted in EU Windows customers not being given a choice to remove IE and install a competing web browser. Now Microsoft is on the hook for a whopping … Continue reading

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Deregulate U.S. Broadband Market Now!

We invented the Internet here in the United States and the rest of the world is benefiting while we slip further and further behind. Many of you will be shocked to learn just how far we’re lagging behind here in … Continue reading

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David DiSalvo’s 10-Things Posts

Several fantastic posts from 2012 by Forbes’ David DiSalvo that I came across tracking down an attribution for the quote “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face.” (it was the boxer Mike Tyson who said this … Continue reading

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Link: Why developers should start choosing conscience over profit

This is excellent and I totally agree: Why developers should start choosing conscience over profit by Singly’s Jason Cavnar http://venturebeat.com/2013/02/18/developers-choosing-conscience-over-profit/#wm14BdDftMELIh3i.99

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Sound business advice from Jeff Havens

I came across a series of articles written by Jeff Havens (@jeff_havens) and thought them worth sharing. They’re short and to the point. Well worth a read if you’re interested in bettering yourself. 5 Things Remarkable Bosses Never Do 6 … Continue reading

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