I don't have to get a credential if I don't want to.
Nothing fools you better than the lie you tell yourself.
As the Internet evolves, consumer trust is essential for the continued growth of the digital economy. That's why an online privacy Bill of Rights is so important. For businesses to succeed online, consumers must feel secure.
While the Internet was conceived as a decentralized network, the most widely used web applications today tend toward centralization. Control increasingly rests with centralized service providers who, as a consequence, have also amassed unprecedented amounts of data about the behaviors and personalities of individuals.
The main lesson ... is to beware of large numbers in social media. The larger the number, the more fluffy it is.
James B. Stewart:
Apple is now such a large part of the S.& P. 500 and the Nasdaq 100 indexes that it has buoyed millions of investors who own shares of broad index funds and mutual funds. These investors account for an estimated half of the American population.
Apple is so big, it's running up against the law of large numbers.