Category Archives: Lord Business

Ideas that add up #227

It’s so damn American. The settler class of white Europeans living away from the big mean city get conned by a loudmouth bullshittin’ big city con man who has never made an honest buck in his life. He plays into … Continue reading

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Ideas that add up #213

When I look at one of those giant turbines, I see the icon of techno-industrial culture.  I see the contemporary expression of the Enlightenment, of Cartesian logic, the scientific revolution and then the Industrial Revolution and then the information revolution.  … Continue reading

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Ideas that add up #212

I used to have these fights with my old friend Steve Jobs, the Apple guy, and it infuriated him… …I’d say to him, Steve, these computers you’re inventing here, they’re destroying the world!  They are devices of acceleration, they move … Continue reading

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Ideas that add up #184

“Food waste is a kind of business opportunity, and mustn’t become a new topic for ecologist people, or greener people, that want to change society. Society is as it is. I don’t want to change it. I want to be … Continue reading

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Ideas that add up #143

Turn back the clock three years, to early 2012. RadioShack’s shares were at $10; the business was valued at over $1bn. Net profits had halved in the year just ended, to $1 a share, as the shift towards mobile phones … Continue reading

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