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Sanity Checks in Automated Processes

Recently there has been some amusing discussion about a couple of automated price algorithms that pushed the price of a book available on Amazon marketplace up into the tens of millions of dollars.  The original article has a great discussion and breakdown of how and why this was able to happen.  The root cause, however, […]

Partner vs. Adversary

When you’re planning to start a new online business, the relationship you form with your Internet consultant or web design firm can have huge implications for the life cycle of your project.  These decisions will determine whether your consultant becomes a great partner in your project, or an adversary that is constantly getting in your […]

BarCamp Sarasota This Weekend

This coming weekend, Saturday April 30, and Sunday May 1, 2011, BarCamp Sarasota will be hosting one of their semi-annual events at G.Wiz in Sarasota.  This two-day un-conference will feature a speakers covering a variety of topics which revolve around technology, business, entrepreneurship, and financing.  The event is free if you register in advance.  Otherwise, […]