A lot of the creating of a smart home for a consumer is hardly a do-it-yourself proposition.It looks like the most consumer satisfaction in smart home device setup comes from others who provide for the installation of devices rather than from consumers doing the tasks themselves. Source: Smart Homes Hit 13 Million, Up 56%; On […]
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“Sequels have always been a financially driven proposition, and it’s not a revelation that some of them are churned out like sausage … But for the 15 years or so of the post-Star Wars blockbuster era, the bottom-line pragmatism behind sequels did not erase another priority: narrative.” But that was then: “This summer’s sequels are […]
I wrote on Brexit for Politico today: Britain should be ruled by Britain. This is the proposition that is ultimately at stake in the so-called Brexit referendum. British voters will decide this week whether to leave or remain in theShow More Summary
When your customers seem to have infinite options of where to buy, here's how to promote your product right off the shelves. A. Develop a Unique Value Proposition It's important that you develop a unique value that you can communicate and fulfill to customers. Show More Summary
Peter Baldwin, The Copyright Wars: Three Centuries of Trans-Atlantic Battle (2014) Baldwin’s basic proposition is that there has been a long history of struggles between creators, distributors and the public, and a related struggle between the idea of Continental authors’ rights (fundamentally moral) and UK/US copyrights (fundamentally economic). Show More Summary
Price is what you pay, value is what you get. Communicating value means defining why customers should buy.
We have a universe with one person (Alph) and one desire (to gather stones). Recall that his desire to gather stones is a motivating reason for him to make or keep true the proposition "I am gathering stones." Let us assume that there...Show More Summary
The payment solutions company, Paytm, has been disrupting the digital wallet space with offline models, payment bank and free WiFi proposition. Not satisfied with the requirement of internet for payments, Paytm is delving deeper into ‘Net-Off’ payments space. Show More Summary
A Florida karate instructor has been accused of sending more than a dozen nude photos to an 11-year-old student and propositioning him for sex. Stephannie Figueroa, who turned 21 on Sunday, was arrested last week after police in Orlando,...Show More Summary
By Michael Burge With all the people, paperwork and time-intensive steps involved, getting a mortgage can be a harrowing proposition. But if you take the time to understand the homebuying process and come to it with a strong sense of...Show More Summary
It is perfectly true, as the philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition, that it must be lived forwards. Soren Kierkegaard
A lot of podcasts are niche propositions, and it doesn’t get much more niche than Pistol Shrimps Radio. My cousin, attempting to explain it to me, said: “Imagine Mystery Science Theater 3000, but for women’s recreational basketball.” That’s not far off as a log line — but like most good programs,...
I am about to add a second person to this imaginary universe. Before I do, I would like to review what we have. We have a universe with one person (Alph) who has one desire (to gather stones). Desires are propositional attitudes. That...Show More Summary
Button is an 'attractive proposition' for Williams, Red Bull drop aeroscreen development, Carlos Sainz to stay at Toro Rosso.
Maybe things were week to week for too long. Perhaps your company slashed pension benefits or the 401(k) plan didn't do too well. Retirement can seem a scary proposition if you're not rolling in dough, and few people are. According to the Economic Policy Institute, the median amount couples have saved for retirement is $5,000. Show More Summary
When Chad Smith joined the Red Hot Chili Peppers in 1988 he had little reason to think it was a long-term proposition. The group had been through three drummers in the previous five years, and guitarist Hillel Slovak had died months earlier. "I remember right after I joined we did a photo...
Williams Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams has described Jenson Button as an "attractive proposition", as the outfit…
Ok, you saw the value proposition, now let’s have a look at the higher priced spread: The Peak Design 13? Messenger Bag Coming on the heels of a very successful launch of the 15? messenger bag, the public asked for a smaller more manageable version, and the company listened. This is a beautiful, well made, […]
Austin American-Statesman: Austin City Council Member Don Zimmerman has filed a lawsuit against Mayor Steve Adler that challenges the May 7 electoral defeat of Proposition 1 and attacks the city’s “Swiss-cheese regulation” of ride-hailing companies. The suit filed late Thursday … Continue reading ?