The Ostrich Effect
Posted at 8:00h, 17 Oct 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
If it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck, it’s Facebook attempting to obfuscate once again.
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Tech and the Rise of the Beta Male
Posted at 8:00h, 26 Sep 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
The tech illuminati are Betas, not the traditional Alpha males. These backroom betas are geeks with an axe to grind, and they’re literally taking it out on the world.
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Universal Basic Income and the Question No One Asks
Posted at 8:00h, 19 Sep 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Why do the wealthy and elite support seemingly radical social programs?,” The Guardian asks. “Have they grown enlightened and concerned with the plight of everyone else? Or is it a stealthy way for them to backdoor their own politics and values, while also protecting their positions in society?”
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The Things We Think and Do Not Say: James Damore and that Jerry Maguire Moment
Posted at 8:00h, 15 Aug 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
Erstwhile Google employee James Damore’s memo struck a chord in both camps involved in the current culture war. The real problem that the tech oligarchs and their media mouthpieces are having: it shines a light on the Silicon Valley echo chamber, much the same way that the recent New York Times article (Women in Tech Speak Frankly on Culture of Harassment) did the sexual harassment/misconduct that is so rampant in that same tech oasis by the bay.
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Think Bigger
Posted at 8:00h, 01 Aug 2017 by Bonnie Halper 1 Comments 135 Likes Share
We hear startup proposals from entrepreneurs – many of whom are Millenials and this is not a swipe at Millenials at all, not to worry – and oftimes their ideas include a social good component. We have nothing against social good – au contraire – and often, no matter what the full platform/pain-point solution, the […]
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