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Monday, September 27, 2010
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Richard Veryard on Architecture
On the Nature of Platforms
There are several ways of thinking about platforms. Economists tend to view platforms as essentially containers for transactions. Canonical examples: Amazo...
2 days ago
The term virtue signalling originally referred to ways of making one's qualities visible - physical strength, economic wealth, moral character - in a way t...
2 weeks ago
Creative Tension in the White House
In his 1967 book on Organizational Intelligence, Harold Wilensky praises President Franklin Roosevelt for his unorthodox but apparently effective managemen...
3 months ago
Richard Veryard on Computing
The PowerPoint Collection
A collection of blogposts about PowerPoint. ------------------------------ Corrupting Evidence (Feb 2005) Edward Tufte is writing a book called Beautiful...
4 months ago
Weapons of Math Destruction
Cathy O’Neil, a data scientist and activist, has written a new book, “Weapons of Math Destruction.” She is concerned about the proliferation of certain kin...
8 months ago