Daily Archives: November 8, 2008

Schmidt won’t become Obama’s CTO for the USA, so how about Craig Newmark?


Eric Schmidt said on CNBC’s Jim Cramer show today that even if asked he will not accept a position in the Obama administration that is expected to be something of a chief technology officer for the USA. Reuters reports on … Continue reading

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Guest Essay: Bjorn Lomborg on Climate Change Budgeting.


Reprinted with permission, copyright Bjorn Lomborg A New Dawn The benefits of climate-change policies are limited and costly. Instead, the president-elect needs to coolly evaluate competing priorities, says Bjørn Lomborg. By BJøRN LOMBORG Most generations face large and daunting challenges. … Continue reading

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