Motorola NVG510 help page for AT&T U-Verse users

This page is intended to help users of the Motorola NVG510 Modem/Router identify and solve some issues that I (and others) have encountered. It has a list of questions and answers to the most common problems after the intro part. Given I cannot longer attend to specific user requests, I suggest using Jordan's app to solve […]

אז איפה הן, הדירות ההן?

בידי מי נמצאות הדירות בישראל? איפה כל אותן התחלות בנייה שאנו שומעים עליהן בשנים האחרונות? אחת הטענות של חבריי (ואנשים רבים אחרים) היא שצעירים בישראל מתקשים היום לקנות דירה בניגוד לעבר. החלטתי לבדוק את הטענה, ולנסות למצוא את המקור למחסור הדירות בבעלות צעירים, או לפחות לתת הסבר אפשרי. שני טיעונים עיקריים עלו למקור הבעיה: הביקוש […]

The Startup Genome Compass - Behind the Scenes

Today we are announcing the launch of the Startup Genome Compass, a web application designed to aid startups in assessing their performance and benchmark themselves against firms with similar properties.In addition to the introduction of the Startup Genome Compass, we are releasing a second report that goes deeper into analysis of startups; mainly the implications […]

Wealth Concentration - Yes. Central Planning? Not so much.

My facebook feed was filled today with links to a post by Tim O'Reilly which itself references this post by John Robb. John theorizes that centralized planning is to be blamed for the recent hurdles the US Economy is facing. The summary of John's hypothesis is as following: The USSR failed because of central economic decision […]

How the industry of innovation makes itself obsolete

There's a lot of buzz lately around Silicon Valley about angel investors, startup accelerators, crowdfunding, business model development and much more. A typical claim is that the VC business model is broken. Another one is that VCs have just not adjusted to the modern needs of their companies. As I am not in the valley, […]

Self inflicted paranoia - The "secret" of insurance deductibles

It is a well known fact (or at least strong belief) that most people make very wrong choices with respect to buying insurance products. The majority of people over-insure, that is, pay much more than they should, or just neglect to purchase insurance altogether. This post turned out to be a bit long and somewhat […]