Victor Niederhoffer emerges from John Cassidy’s profile as a genius but flawed hedge fund speculator. Niederhoffer’s resilience has helped him to survive a squash career, a complex family life, the 1997 Asian…


The Village Voice‘s reviewer Gary Hodges decodes how Microsoft made $US170 million in 24 hours from the release of Halo 3. Microsoft’s secret? Battlefields and lighting effects, digital record options for game-play,…


Village Voice reviewer Gary Hodges dissects how Microsoft raked in $US170 million in 24 hours with Halo 3‘s release. Microsoft’s secret? More battlefields, multi-player options, the ability to digitally record game-play, and…


Victor Niederhoffer emerges from John Cassidy’s profile as a resilient hedge fund manager who has survived ‘blow-ups’ like the 1997 Asian currency crisis and the 2007 subprime meltdown. Niederhoffer’s competitiveness is his…






Anarchist In The Library author Siva Vaidhyanathan is fanning the flames of negative sentiment with his project The Googlization of Everything. Vaidyanathan recently gave a University of Wisconsin lecture on Google (MP3),…


Anarchist In The Library author Siva Vaidhyanathan is fanning the flames of negative sentiment with his project The Googlization of Everything. Vaidyanathan recently gave a University of Wisconsin lecture on Google (MP3),…


A lovely blog which rips into self-proclaimed “Guru” culture. The articles on this blog sift through the disinformation of eastern Yogic philosophy and spiritualism, as well as it’s relationship to the west….





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I heard this reported this morning on MSNBC, finally, celebrity news I want to hear sandwiched between all the usual Iraq reporting. The video gets good halfway through. It’s like classic Letterman,…




BBC Worldwide has purchased the Australian travel guide company Lonely Planet in a deal estimated to be $US203.4 million. Lonely Planet founders Tony and Maureen Wheeler have pocketed $A70 million from the…


Nick Ritar’s Milkwood Permaculture is highly recommended if you’re in Sydney, Australia, and want to learn more about these ‘core design principles’ for human settlements and sustainability. Ritar explains permaculture: “Permaculture is…


The New Yorker‘s Sy Hersh continues his investigative journey into the Bush Administration’s heart of darkness with an expose of the Iranian Operations Group’s ‘attack plans’ for the US in Iran. For…



Film director Ridley Scott will be releasing Blade Runner: The Final Cut in US cinemas this week and on a 5 disc DVD set in December. Fred Kaplan in The New York…