(This is an abbreviated version of a post I have on BNET. I've included a link at the end if you'd like to see the whole thing, including an analysis of both Meg Whitman's and Carly Fiorina's business records.)

Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman and one-time HP head Carly Fiorina won… Read full post »

Robert Reich is right on banks, wrong on AppleIn a recent Huffington Post opinion piece, called Absurd Double Standards: FTC Threatens Apple for Economic Abuse While Ignoring Wall Street, former Labor Secretary Robert Reich bashes banks and indulges in a mash note to Steve Jobs and Apple (AAPL). Too bad he failed to make… Read full post »

The aroma of censorship has wafted from Apple headquarters in Cupertino for some time. The company's equivalent of the Catholic Church's National League of Decency ensures that no stray content worry or upset any iPhone or iPad user. No swear words. No bikinis (unless you happen to be Sports Illustra… Read full post »

Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal listed the best and worst jobs of 2010 by occupation, based on environment, income, employment outlook, physical demands, and stress. For those in the media -- newspaper reporters, specifically -- there's good news and bad news. Those with weak stomachs may… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
DECEMBER 14, 2009 4:04AM

Thomas Friedman and the DIY Economy

Recently in the New York Time, columnist Tom Friedman declared the Do-It-Yourself Economy. In this new vision of his, which sounds suspiciously like the floating of another book title, we're all buffeted by the meeting of the Great Recession—those without Mr. Friedman's independent wealth proba… Read full post »