Author Archives: Alexander Szewczak
Just a reminder — I’ve migrated to mechanizedintelligence.com, which is where all new material is being posted.
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Well, cross-Wordpress sites, anyway. I’m moving to a new blog, “MechanizedIntelligence“, hosted at mechanizedintelligence.wordpress.com. Mechanized Intelligence is a term I first saw in Tyler Cowen’s book, “Average Is Over: Powering America Beyond the Age of the Great Stagnation“. To me it neatly … Continue reading
In a somewhat surprising development, Boston actually had more venture capital deals than Cambridge in 2013. Ninety-seven deals were signed in Boston, vs. 78 in Cambridge. Cambridge does still hold a commanding lead in the dollar amount, however, with total funding … Continue reading
I stumbled on a 2004 interview of Peter Drucker, one of the giants of management consulting and education. Drucker was famous for coining the term “knowledge worker”, and he was an early proponent of outsourcing (starting decades ago). It’s worth reading … Continue reading
As Winter turned to Spring here in Eastern Massachusetts, tonight’s sky was spectacular (the image above is a fairly good approximation). At about 9 o’clock facing West, there was an amazing view of Orion looming in the middle of the sky, … Continue reading