Credit Score = Your Life

Credit Score = Your Life

Years ago, I had occasion to get to know Jason Ohler, a professor at the University of Alaska and a former student and protégé of Marshall “The medium is the message” McLuhan. Like McLuhan, Jason realized that technology is more

Millennials Don’t Care About Logos

Millennials Don’t Care About Logos

Despite daily affirmations from the White House that “everything is awesome” with the economy, 2017 has been a miserable year for retailers. As Reorg First Day points out, over 30 retailers, with debt aggregating into the billions of dollars, have

The Economics Of Robotics

The Economics Of Robotics

Robots are only cost-effective in the narrow niches of commoditized tasks.

In the view of Universal Basic Income (UBI) advocates, substituting robots for human labor will not only free virtually all humans from working, it will also generate endless wealth

Opioids, Billionaires and You

Opioids, Billionaires and You

Does the Sackler family name ring a bell? — A family with assets of up to $13 billion (which makes them the nation’s 19th wealthiest family) should be somewhat famous.

The Smithsonian Museum has a Gallery dedicated to the Sacklers,