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Links for Wednesday, August 20, 2008

  • James Quinn: The Great Consumer Crash of 2009 – “By 2005 practically everyone had a large automobile and a beautiful house. By 2010 many of these people will be asking where is that large automobile and will realize as the sheriff escorts them out of their house that this is not my beautiful house. There is plenty of blame to go round for this predicament.
  • Scott Lerberknight: Cloud Oriented Architecture – “Get ready, because our toolboxes have just become a lot bigger.
  • Jay Leno: It Ain’t That Hard, Folks. Make Better Cars. – “Every time you use the turn signal, it’s like breaking a chicken leg. In order to make the more expensive car more appealing, U.S. companies feel as though they have to dumb down the cheaper car.