Thursday, March 22, 2007

Bird flu could cause recession

A bird flu pandemic could plunge world into recession say scientists. The bird flu copuld cause the death of millions and wreak havoc on the economy.

The disease could cause chaos if it mutates into a form that is easily transmitted from one person to another. Expect long lines and disruptions as it cause illness in critical work.

Sunday, March 18, 2007

The "Wall Mart" Effect

See the effect of the big box on small stores. How the giant crushes competition and leaves behind a wasteland of failed dreams.

Y? Yes, why do we allow a big guy to push around all the little children? We need laws to protect the small mom and pop shop from the Wall Mart Effect.

Saturday, March 03, 2007

Tallstreet search engine

Tallstreet is a new kind of search engine. It relies on people to judge the value of a website like a stock. They can buy or sell to reflect the price of the stock.

Like the concept, hope it picks up some buzz. It made me aware of new sources.