July 2017

Quotes of the Week 001

Jack Ma (Alibaba) on the increasing monopoly of large companies:

"Large scale was the model. Personalized, custom-made is the future”

Marginal Revolution:

"Don’t be surprised if you see a lot of robots in daily life, and in news stories, but not huge productivity gains in the published statistics. That’s exactly the American economy right now”

Count von Faber-Castell:

"In places where labour is expensive, the ideas simply have to be greater”

Bruce Schneier:

Quotes of the Week 000

Australia’s NBN reaches 50% of homes (via nbn co):

"The biggest issue now for the NBN is not just completing the build by 2020, but educating Aussies about what the NBN is and why they need – or have – to connect”

Mari Silbey, LightReading:

"But by far, most of Internet TV is still a chaotic mess. And I suspect it will only get worse before it gets better"

Malcolm Rodrigues, MyRepublic CEO on launching an MVNO: