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Luddite Fallacy? No way, José!

In economics, the Luddite Fallacy argues that new technology does not lead to a high unemployment rate and the destruction of jobs. Naturally, this is hard to believe – and untrue. 1,182 more words


Starting to learn to code was a good idea

I admit, tech-entrepreneur hype took over me when I was in my last year of medical school. I do not remember how I started to read about entrepreneurship, it just occured. 521 more words


Cloud options mean decisions, decisions for IT buyers

Much has been written about cloud consolidation, with M&A roiling the cloudscape over the past few months: Cisco bought Metacloud, EMC bought Cloudscaling280 more words

Gluten-free & Egg-free

Wheat provides about twenty per cent of the world’s calories and more nourishment than any other source of food over the course of human civilization, yet more and more people in in the last few years are coming out as gluten sensitive and moving towards gluten-free alternatives. 42 more words

What We're Reading

Bjørn Lomborg: Electric car benefits? Just myths

USA Today: It is time to stop our green worship of the electric car. It costs us a fortune, cuts little CO2 and surprisingly kills almost twice the number of people compared with regular gasoline cars. 48 more words


Confusion Over Martin’s Beach Access Prompts San Mateo Co. Sheriff’s Involvement

HALF MOON BAY (KCBS)— The ongoing public access fight involving Martin’s Beach has prompted the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office to clarify its enforcement rules. 244 more words


California threatens to seize land from billionaire if he doesn't start letting surfers use his beach

The state is threatening to step in to ensure Californians’ God-given right to surf.

The State Lands Commission may use powers never employed in its 77-year history, seizing private land for public use to end a battle between surfers and billionaire venture-capital investor Vinod Khosla, who has been locking a gate at his beach property along California’s Pacific Coast. 1,014 more words