Monthly Archives: October 2009

The Economist: Mobile Marvels

Interesting special report in the Economist a couple of weeks ago — I’m forever behind in my reading — on the spread of mobile phones in emerging markets.  "In places with bad roads, unreliable postal services, few trains and parlous … Continue reading

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TED Talks: Parag Khanna maps the future of countries

Another great TED talk; this one given by Parag Khanna, author of The Second World.  In it, Khanna looks at our increasingly fragmented geopolitical map and suggests we focus less on borders and more on the lines that cross borders … Continue reading

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