Jeff Nolan's take on innovation, entrepreneurship, tech and stuff that interests me
I read Cisco’s earnings announcement today and thought to myself that this is a company I just haven’t paid much attention to in years, despite the fact that they are one of the most important companies in the industry. I guess while I have been snoozing a lot of traders have been paying attention to [...]
This could go down as one of the all time great business quotes considering the “minor” problem Leahy refers to erased well over $6b in profit from Airbus, caused a greater rift between the French and Germans (as if that was possible) and was largely responsible for a resurgence at Boeing. Yeah, minor problem. Some [...]
The good news is that Google has singlehandedly diluted the term “beta” so that other companies are relieved from the burden of ever having to call their stuff “GA”. The bad news is that Gamma is the new beta. Gmail becomes more widely available: Invitations to open a Gmail account are still required in North [...]
Just in case you tend to get Ranger signals confused for SEAL signals. Courtesy of EckerNet.
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I just went through a process to buy a color laser printer for our office as I was just burning a big hole in our budget with our HP OfficeJet, which is a great printer but simply cannot compete with color lasers on a cost per page basis. What was interesting about this buying process [...]
Can’t argue with Wiedeking on this, I concur. Bloomberg Printer-Friendly Page: “Why does an SUV need 500 horsepower?” Wiedeking said, reading a question from a shareholder. “Because it’s a blast.”