What Would Henry Think Of Ford Abandoning Cars? He’d Love It, He Liked A...

It's not quite true that Ford Motor Corporation is abandoning the making of cars, rather, they're going to make and sell very few saloons...

Here’s Hopeful – Elizabeth Holmes, Of The Theranos Fraud, Is Looking For New Investors

So, imagine you've just taken investors for a multi-billion ride through fraud and lies. What do you do next, given that you've been found...

And Why Not? I Too Would Buy $20 Trillion Of Bitcoin For Nothing

If someone's offering free money the correct response is to take as much as you can and then ask the Oliver Twist question -...

An Immediate Effect of Trumps Steel Tariffs: Fewer Jobs in America.

Even without retaliatory tariffs on US exports the import tariffs do not appear to be making America appreciably greater. In fact, we have fresh...

Business Opportunity of the Day – Teenage Booze Holidays

It is a business truth universally acknowledged that if all the current practitioners are insistent upon moving up market then there's an opportunity for...

Benford’s Law Is Weird But Interesting

The weirdness being what makes it difficult for people to fake, thus giving us a marker for fake numbers: Using Benford’s Law to detect tax...

Burberry Destroys £28.6 Million In Stock – Why Not, The Stock Is Cheap, It’s...

There's a certain amount of shock being expressed at the idea that Burberry destroyed £28.6 million of stock last year in order to "protect...

It’s Remarkable How Bad Academic Logic Can Be

From The Conversation. Essentially, Yah! Boo! to shareholder capitalism. There's no consideration at all of why it might actually arise, why it could be...

Apple’s Irish Planning Nightmare Shows The Dire Costs Of Bureaucracy

A nice little horror story from Ireland showing us all what the immense costs of bureaucratic wibbling are. The net effect of which is...

Elon Musk Gains Public Subsidies, Elon Musk Donates To Both Political Parties. Yes, And?

It appears to have shocked some that Elon Musk has donated money to the Republicans. Or a Republican supporting PAC, or something, even perhaps...