Economics

Protect Internet Freedom – NOW

Just in case you’ve missed it , congress is working on a law called the “Stop Online Piracy Act,” and a partner law, the “Protect IP Act.”   It’s why Google has the big black thing on their logo, and why Wikipedia is blacked out.   I’ll give you the gist based on what I read in the two acts […]

By |January 18th, 2012|Economics, Freedom of Speech, Internet, Technology|0 Comments

Apple: More Cash than the USA, More Value than Exxon/Mobil. Part cool, part scary.

There are some headlines that make you stop and ponder for a minute.  This was certainly one.

As of last week, the creators of the Macintosh computer, the iMac, iPhone, the iPod, the iPad…the iEverything, had more cash on hand than the United States of America.    No kidding.

Then today, for a few hours, they passed Exxon/Mobil as the world’s most […]

By |August 10th, 2011|Economics, Technology|0 Comments