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Go big, create wealth and impact the world
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 27 minutes ago:
http://www.wfs.org/blogs/len-r Film turns into pixels of light. We start with a 1 megapixel camera and in short order are creating 24 Megapixel images. Moore's Law, the doubling of the number of transistors put on a...

Best mom ever! According to article commentary..
By zzyzzx in misc   54 comments, latest 54 minutes ago:
sbh says Dan8267 says socal2 says Republicans = Nazis I didn't say that Nothing he claims people say is said by those people.

Hold on now! Hillary's got your back. Keep those checks coming.
By Blurtman in misc   4 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
Blurtman says thunderlips11 says Huma Abedin She's kind of hot, and stuck with a loser.

Quite Squirming
By Dan8267 in misc   6 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
Call it Crazy says Dan8267 says except to someone so petty he has to grasp for straws to find flaws in another person? Read that twice, really slowly, then get up and look in the...

The North End, Boston is electric!
By Blurtman in misc   9 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
Rin says Blurtman says vibe is much, much better than Seattle Seattle is known for continuous overcast, antisocial ppl, and dead grunge musicians. That's not a very cheery environment. At least the lead singer of...

George Lucas to build affordable housing in Marin
By tovarichpeter in misc   5 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
komputodo says HydroCabron says This is a much-needed help to the community at large, and will help make the area more liveable for everyone. One thing you can say about the CABRON is that he...

Extra wide chair unveiled for overweight airline passengers
By zzyzzx in misc   18 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
thunderlips11 says Dan8267 says The seats are ridiculously small and Americans are ridiculously wide. These are not mutually exclusive observations. Yup. Vicente says Amtrak Acela 23" Dodger Stadium 20" United 757 17" Vote with your...

Low wage workers demand $15/hour
By Quigley in misc   43 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
thunderlips11 says zzyzzx says Still not comparing apples to apples. You need to take in account things like utilities, rent and taxes. I'd guess that the rent difference might be more meaningful than anything else...

Has Indiana religious freedom law-legalized Sharia in Indiana??
By lostand confused in misc   18 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
CL says Fair enough. I just went there and remembered why I had left in the 1st place. Enjoy!

Obamacare has reduced healthcare spending by two trillion dollars
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 2 hours ago:
http://www.theatlantic.com/bus But these days, we're grappling with an interesting and opposite puzzle, one that is equally without precedent. The housing market is re-inflating, the stock market is up, and the stimulus has faded. But healthcare...

Home Prices & the Dow, each Inflation-Adjusted. A recent Dow day.
By ttsmyf in misc   375 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
ttsmyf says WOW! The UNtrustworthy are certainly in control of what information is apparent to the people! Say hey! This was in the Wall Street Journal on March 30, 1999. Note "... how much it...

High-Speed Rail adds to executive staff
By tvgnus in misc   2 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
Entitlemented says Reservoirs (spellcheck is grate when it works)

Solar panels are the Internet of electricity
By tovarichpeter in misc   2 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
turtledove says The Rives are also bundling the 30 percent federal investment tax credit that SolarCity gets for each installation. As an unprofitable startup, it doesn’t need the credits to defer taxes, so it sells...

New starter housing hits a dead stop
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 5 hours ago:
http://www.bloombergview.com/a The market for new "starter homes" is drying up, mostly on the supply side. As credit markets recover, there are more and more people who could be buying their first homes ... if only...

Heres where first quarter venture money went in the Bay Area
By BayAreaObserver in investors   posted 5 hours ago:
name of investor in SF tech companiesHeres where first quarter venture money went in the Bay Area about the investorIn the quarterly battle for bragging rights over whether San Francisco has displaced Silicon Valley as...

Vessel
By BayAreaObserver in companies   1 comment, latest 5 hours ago:
BayAreaObserver says Online video startup Vessel, run by former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar, has raised $57.5 million to help it compete against YouTube. Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar has an ambitious plan for transforming the...

Kanye West Tops Time's List of 100 Most Influential People
By komputodo in misc   5 comments, latest 6 hours ago:
komputodo says Obama got one thing right when he called west a jackass:

Discovered: The more educated you are, the more you drive
By tvgnus in misc   17 comments, latest 8 hours ago:
Dan8267 says Dan8267 says Call it Crazy says Hey, I spotted a picture of Dan enjoying his job at the Miami airport Are you trying to insult me by calling me gay or calling my...

Who says pen and ink is dead?
By CaptainShuddup in misc   1 comment, latest 8 hours ago:
Dan8267 says

Gimme that Old time economics
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 9 hours ago:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04

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