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Solar Roadways!

UPDATE: Unfortunately, this idea seems to be refuted. Interesting thinking though, and hopefully some of this will work in some contexts. As far as I know there are plans to install it in a few places in the developers' hometown of Sandpoint, ID.

The New "Taxi" Companies

There has been a lot of talk about new ride sharing services like Lyft and Uber.  I applaud these companies as producers -- they are trying to re-think something as important as taxi service at a fundamental level.  Unfortunately, some city governments are stepping in to try to stop them from operating in their cities.

Is Your Internet Company a Producer or a Leech?

Today you can hardly throw a rock without hitting an Internet start-up.  Is this a good thing or not?