Tag Archives: Globalization

Got Optimal?


It seems to me that one of the most underrated notions in the world is that of the “optimal” arrangement.    You hear a lot of folks talking about things like  “exploitation”, “growth”, “fairness”, “maximizing profits”, etc, etc, but it … Continue reading

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Does your Storytelling Trump the Truth?


One of the greatest confusions of my life has been watching otherwise very sharp folks descend into a sort of silly crazed madness – or at least incoherency – with respect to complex topics like politics, economy, global warming, etc. … Continue reading

Posted in climate change, copenhagen consensus, Global Warming, Globalization, personal, Politics, Science & Technology | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

Bill Gates’ Critics – they just can’t handle the truth!


I get so tired of reading the innane drivel criticizing Bill Gates’ excellent vision of global prosperity through more innovative approaches to global capitalism.    Gates is right on, and this should be obvious to those who care about capitalism OR who care … Continue reading

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Joe Duck – Chinese Edition


Click HERE for my Chinese Edition.    Cool? Actually, any web page can be auto-translated in this fashion by Google.  It’s a really cool feature though I’m guessing the translations must leave something to be desired.    My understanding is that you still need humans … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, china, gadgets, Globalization, Google, SES, Web 2.0, Xiamen | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments