Paying for Content – If you think the news is bad in the US, come to Japan

There’s no such thing as a free lunch. I’m sure that there are similar sayings in every language in the world. We are all at least somewhat aware that everything that we see or hear is, in some way or another, influenced by some kind of trade. It’s not always monetary compensation, either.  I write … More Paying for Content – If you think the news is bad in the US, come to Japan

The Edge of Technology (or, how to find a job in 2050)

There is a fake quote that supposes that scientists around 1900 thought that there was “nothing more” left to discover in physics, and that they should start to apply themselves to getting more accurate confirmation of their existing theories. Then, as the legend goes, Quantum Mechanics and the Special Theory of Relativity smashed those conceptions. … More The Edge of Technology (or, how to find a job in 2050)

The end of Money

I imagine that the world that Marx lived in was probably a lot like the one that we are living n today – at least to some extent. The First Machine Age was only a few decades old, and there was a huge increase in the Bounty and the Spread when it came to money. … More The end of Money