It’s just the nature of a large enterprise. Big companies only recognize models that work after evaluating them carefully; they are global adopter not early adopter. Small companies are more risk-tolerant and more quick at innovating. Big companies aren’t good at competing with smaller and nimbler firms in terms of agility.
A new flyby video of Pluto discovery was released today and it’s again mindblowing… New Horizons flyby of Pluto, the previously unexplored world on the edge of the solar system is confusing scientists, it’s totally different from what it was expected to be, starting with the flowing ice covering it. NASA principal investigator Alan Stern opened the Pluto news conference … Continue reading “Pluto is sending us back to the drawing boards.”
“I do not agree with what you have to say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it.” I heard left intellectuals here in Italy argue we should respect muslim culture and avoid offending them, like publishing cartoons picturing the prophet muhammad. That would not be respect. It’d be missing to defend our moral rules and … Continue reading je suis charlie
I always loved detective stories. As a teen I was ravished by Dashiell Hammett books (oh boy how much I loved “The Maltese Falcon”) and I later discovered Edward Bunker and his society driven bloody villains descent into depravity (MrBlue would not approve the word “depravity”). Thus I may be a little too much good hearted in this case, but after watching the … Continue reading I like True Detective
I know the answer to your question, even if you don’t have the question yet. The answer is… test it. Do it right. Compare the result with a control group, repeat the experiment, calculate the winning probability of you test group. And you will find the answer to that question. What was the question by the … Continue reading I know the answer to your question.
What would life be if we had no Miles Davis? In 1986 I was just 15 years old and I know nothing of Jazz, nothing of Miles Davis, and little about music different than italian singer-songwriters like De Gregori, Battiato or Guccini (which I still love). Wish I could thank Renzo Arbore for expanding my horizons, and wish … Continue reading Miles Davis