Venture Capitalist Fred Wilson had a great post a while back titled, “Bootstrap Your Network With A High Value Use Case.” He points out that the initial value proposition for Waze (the community-based traffic and navigation app acquired by Google) was simply to help drivers that like to drive too fast identify speed traps. But it of […]
DAN MCLAUGHLIN: The Myth of “4 Million Conservative Voters Stayed Home in 2012.? To the extent that any of these analyses are based on the proposition that Romney got millions fewer votes than McCain, they are provably wrong. What happened is pretty simple: some states and localities take longer to count the votes than others […]
2016 Cover Letter Hint #1: Mobile Phones Guideline the morning E-notices, ability remarks, or benefit task characters (the revolutionary handle words) should meet the need for a progressively mobile phone-centered readers. Mobile phone...Show More Summary
If you've ever thought your balls look so good they should be immortalized, Brian Sloan has a proposition for you. The sex toy entrepreneur behind The World's Most Beautiful Vagina contest wants to prove he doesn't discriminate among the genders with his beautiful balls contest. Show More Summary
The debate around adblocking is one that’s likely to rage for a while longer, but using a plugin in your mobile or desktop browser is a wholly different proposition to stopping every ad on every site before it ever gets to your device. Show More Summary
Kia of South Korea has certainly come a long way from its humble beginnings, and in the recent years, it has given many a motor company a run for their money with the kind of value propositions that Kia delivers. This time around, Kia...Show More Summary
The easiest sell in politics, especially in conservative politics, is to tell the voters their leaders are untrustworthy, Christianity is under assault, the president is out of touch and foreigners are a threat to us physically and economically. Democrats tell us foreigners will steal jobs if we enter into free-trade deals; conservatives tell us they […]
In an interview with the French magazine Valeurs actuelles, Bernard Squarcini, ex-Director of French counter-espionnage (the DST, then the DCRI), declared that he had been contacted by Syria in 2012 with a proposition addressed to the...Show More Summary
Elio Motors is a unique auto manufacturer, offering an unusual product with a remarkable value proposition. The Elio (the company and their car share the same name) carries a target price of $6,800 with an estimated fuel economy of 84 mpg highway. To achieve these extraordinary numbers, the company is developing a modern, yet uncomplicated […]
Thousands of felony cases that would have been prosecuted by the office of Los Angeles County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey became misdemeanors late last year because of Proposition 47. Lacey's caseload dropped precipitously — first, because police were making far fewer arrests for drug crimes and theft,...
Musicians in movies are a dicey proposition. But we have faith in Adele, who will be starring in her first movie with Xavier Dolan’s English-language debut, The Death and Life of John F. Donovan. The filmmaker recently directed the singer’s video for “Hello” to rave reviews. Show More Summary
Originally published on LinkedIn. By Roger Atkins Seismic. That is the wholly appropriate term for what the VW Diesel story is to the EV proposition right now — or it might be… What actually happens now depends on the right people being in the right place at the right time. Show More Summary
Playing in the NFL can be a risky proposition. Learn more from this infographic!
There's no arguing that this isn't an inexpensive proposition — but the setup really couldn't be easier. I'd held off on the idea of a connected doorbell as long as I could. That's not to say I didn't think Ring was cool — and that I get paid to be an early adopter is an added bonus — but even I have my limits. Show More Summary
The cost of education has risen by an average of 5.2% per year over the past 22 years. In-state, out-of-state, public or private, getting that degree is an expensive proposition. Learn more about it in this informative, but brief article.
Buying a new Fallout game on launch day is always a risky proposition. The sheer scale of these games (combined with Bethesda’s track record on quality control) means there will be bugs, and […]
Local Motors is best known for creating the world's first 3D-printed car. As the company prepares to sell those cars to the public for the first time, it's come up with an unusual proposition for potential customers. Continue reading...Show More Summary
Earlier this month, as part of the Times Opinion page's "California's Prop. 47 Revolution" series, we ran a video interview with Los Angeles Sheriff Jim McDonnell that was critical of Proposition 47 and its impact on California. McDonnell suggested the law, which changed drug possession and five...
Cloud accounting firm says new deals will allow it to boost its reach and value proposition.
Remember that scene in Austin Powers in Goldmember where he's propositioned by twins and he's like "hubba hubba, boioioioing?" It's ridiculous and silly, and apparently it inspired the producers of Season 20 of The Bachelor, who cast a set of blonde twins who speak in unison and have the same laugh.... Read More >