As day 3 in San Jose draws to an end, I find myself wishing for a day 4, 5 and beyond. This long weekend has been the absolute best part of my year thus far and I can’t wait to do it again next year and every year thereafter for as long as they keep [...]
There is a lot of drama right now over a modification to the standard Bitcoin client code that is about to take effect: a minimum transaction size. Those against the change say that it violates the core concepts of Bitcoin while others see it as a necessary sacrifice. What’s the reality behind all the spin?
I’ve been saying for a long LONG time now that education is past due for a serious overhaul, and Khan Academy has been the front-runner in the race for education’s future. For those not familiar, Khan Academy started out as a series of YouTube videos that one teacher did to help struggling kids in his [...]
The Chicago Booth School of Business is somewhat famous in certain circles for its surveys. They’ve got a hard-line to some of the most respected and influential economists of our era and when they take a poll it’s usually understood that what you’re looking at is the voice of some of the most prominent experts [...]