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To fight antibiotic resistance, we may have to pay the hugely profitable pharma industry even more

Despite the fear that resistance to existing antibiotics may soon kill millions every year, the pipeline of new antibiotics has seen a long-term decline.

The solution to this paradoxical problem, set out in the… 482 more words

Apple and the Conservative Noise Machine

As those who have followed this weblog from the beginning know, I have been highly critical of Apple on several occasions. Going all the way back to 1977 I have experienced great triumphs with Apple and also several highly disappointing failures. 788 more words

Critical Thinking

The Best Tips On Work From Home Business There Are

You can supplement your income with a home business enterprise and may even be able to support yourself. If you are considering an at-online business, you’ll want to clearly identify your individual goals that will justify your investment of time and money into your business. 6 more words


Being A Financially Responsible Writer

Whether you’re a natural Shakespeare or a merely passable writer the future of your career hangs on being a financially responsible writer. Aside from logging invoices and saving copies of work – regular goal-setting and simple math can keep you in business. 482 more words


A Bookseller's Take: Self-Published Books

I’m not going to pull any punches with this one, I think you need to know right up front how we feel about this: We don’t want your self-published book. 769 more words


Technically Ideal

Econometrics intends to be empirical.

A measurable existence is a known quantity, and since it is known, changing it (engineering it) has a verifiable, quantitative metric. 426 more words

Margin Vs. Markup : A simple confusion that can ruin your analysis

Margin and Markup both refer to profit per unit; they are often used interchangeably in businesses. However, they are not exactly the same. Knowing the difference could rescue you from major marketing analytic mistakes. 100 more words

Marketing Math