Mainstreaming The Smart Grid

Originally posted on Deepak verma:
The October anniversary of Hurricane Sandy — which knocked out power in over 8,100,000 homes in 17 states and was the second-costliest hurricane in U.S. history — has served as an opportunity to reflect on how we view our power grid. The practice is important. Stephen Lacey provided some of…

Google+: Where it came from and where it’s headed

Channels Google+: Where it came from and where it’s headed APRIL 25, 2014 8:55 PM • KIA KOKALITCHEVA Yesterday, Google+ leader Vic Gundotra announced he was leaving Google and that engineering vice president David Besbris will be replacing him as senior vice president of Social. Since Gundotra left very little clue as to his next…

Influencers: Choose Brand Associations With Caution

Influencers: Choose Brand Associations With Caution. Building influence online and offline is hard work. At the center of becoming influential, is the ability to earn trust within your community.  This trust becomes the catalyst for getting things done. This trust is displayed by CEOs leading businesses, educators guiding students to higher levels of enlightenment –…

Skew

Originally posted on The Baseline Scenario:
By James Kwak There is a common phenomenon in legal disputes over the value of something, be it a company, a piece of land, or a person’s expected lifetime earnings. Each side hires an “expert” who produces an estimate based on some kind of model. And miraculously, every single…