Daily Archives: February 4, 2008

Split Up Yahoo?


Fred Wilson’s a sharp guy and his Yahoo plan is basically to outsource search to Google and dismantle the place into Yahoo’s many valuable components like the stake in  Alibaba.    I’m intrigued by this creative proposal though I can’t see Yahoo doing … Continue reading

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The proposed US Defense Budget is an outrage


As a fiscally responsible guy I had to chime in on the proposed US Defense budget which is, in a word, indefensible.      At $515,000,000,000  this amount is conspicuous for several reasons, and I find it incomprehensible that people who call themselves … Continue reading

Posted in Globalization, Politics, Poverty and Development, technology | Tagged , , | 5 Comments