Category Archives: Articles

NY Times: Google’s War on Nonsense

When Google changed its algorithm it affected about 12% of the searches.  The biggest effect was on content farms.  Here is an opinion piece from the NY Times on the effect of the change. You can’t mess with Google forever. … Continue reading

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Is Groupon Poised for Collapse?

Here’s an interesting read about Groupon and the daily deal industry. The article claims that the the Groupon model is not good for business and is not sustainable. http://techcrunch.com/2011/06/13/why-groupon-is-poised-for-collapse/

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Is Your Money Safe With Google?

How much do you trust Google?  Perhaps this is the wrong question.  Instead, how much trust sill you place in Google’s wallet system? This means people will eventually be able to wave their Android phones in front of a reader … Continue reading

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Scarcity or Abundance?

Do you believe in the economics of scarcity or the economics of abundance? This Mashable article may give you something to think about.

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ASUS EeePad Transformer

I hope Ed doesn’t get all apoplectic by the mention of something other than Apple products, but I am going to point you to this excellent review of the Asus EeePad Transformer. I’ve had other ASUS products in the past … Continue reading

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The Challenge and Beyond

It seems as though I have avoided this long enough.  I began this blog as part of the 2010 Challenge.  BTW, I wonder how many Challengers are reading this.  I would love to hear from you.  I have a few … Continue reading

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A Billion Tweets Per Week on Twitter

Can you believe it? One billion tweets per week in only five years. And 460,000 new accounts per day. http://techcrunch.com/2011/03/14/new-twitter-stats-140m-tweets-sent-per-day-460k-accounts-created-per-day/

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