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Latest Posts

You have two cows...

Vinnie Mirchandani has some fun in a blog post applying a technology twist to the revealing and often humorous "two cows" question, such as how political systems or corporations are different from one another (Communism: You have two cows. The government takes both of them and gives you a share of the milk).

February 24, 2007 by Dan Farber


Google Apps Doesn't Compete

Google Apps doesn't compete with Office, it complements it. And because of how it's delivered, it creates an ecosystem that allows other companies to add value to the overall mix, enriching Google in the process.

February 23, 2007 by Phil Windley


Broadband over powerlines: It may take awhile

Broadband over powerline technology may be coming to your home, but first electric companies need to read your meter in real time. That's the takeaway from a roundtable that focused Current Communications, a startup that is selling electric utilities on the need for better grid monitoring and management and software and broadband over powerline technology.

February 23, 2007 by