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5 1919 Motor Transport Corps convoy
28 1960s counterculture
16 2013 Report for America's Infrastructure - American Society of Civil Engineers - 19 March 2013
29 23andMe
96 3D printing
29 4chan
15 8-hour work day
2 9 dash line
7 access to a mobile phone
59 accounting loophole / creative accounting
16 active transport: walking or cycling
28 Ada Lovelace
32 additive manufacturing
19 A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace
23 Admiral Zheng
153 affirmative action
90 Affordable Care Act / Obamacare
75 agricultural Revolution
99 Airbnb
6 Air France Flight 447
54 air freight
18 airline deregulation
118 airport security
19 AI winter
2 Akira Okazaki
23 Alan Turing: On Computable Numbers, with an Application to the Entscheidungsproblem
402 Albert Einstein
17 Albert Michelson
4 Alexey Pajitnov wrote Tetris
40 Alfred Russel Wallace
49 algorithmic trading
12 Alistair Cooke
4 All science is either physics or stamp collecting
6 Al Roth
44 AltaVista
7 altcoin
4 amateurs talk tactics, professionals talk logistics
43 Amazon Mechanical Turk
59 Amazon Web Services
6 American energy revolution
20 American Society of Civil Engineers: Report Card
55 Andrei Shleifer
19 Andrew Keen
23 Andrew Wiles
17 Andy Kessler
3 anesthesia awareness
11 Anne Wojcicki
30 anthropic principle
157 anti-communist
15 anti-pattern
5 anti-work
9 Antoine Gombaud: Chevalier de Méré
20 Anton Chekhov
34 Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic
17 A Pattern Language
37 Apple II
28 Apple's 1984 Super Bowl advert
38 Arthur Eddington
21 artificial general intelligence
95 Asian financial crisis
27 Asperger Syndrome
100 asset allocation
81 asset-backed security
4 Astronomia nova
21 Atahualpa
8 attribution theory
51 Atul Gawande
67 augmented reality
5 Augustin-Louis Cauchy
5 Automated Insights
16 automated trading system
55 autonomous vehicles
25 availability heuristic
78 Ayatollah Khomeini
41 backtesting
83 back-to-the-land
11 Bakken shale
10 balance sheet recession
207 banking crisis
137 bank run
26 banks create money
239 barriers to entry
12 Barry Marshall: ulcers
13 Bartolomé de las Casas
33 Basel III
7 bash_history
25 battle of ideas
12 Baxter: Rethink Robotics
16 Bay Area Rapid Transit
9 Beeching cuts
8 Ben Bernanke: helicopter money
7 Benjamin Mako Hill
48 Benoit Mandelbrot
358 Berlin Wall
131 Bernie Madoff
35 Bernie Sanders
7 Bertrand Russell: In Praise of Idleness
1 bet made by Stephen Hawking and Kip Thorne
43 Big bang: deregulation of the City of London
78 big-box store
8 big data - Walmart - Pop Tarts
5 bike sharing scheme
11 bilateral investment treaty
11 Bill Duvall
15 Bill Gates: Altair 8800
11 Bill Joy: nanobots
11 biofilm
69 bioinformatics
73 bitcoin
43 Black-Scholes formula
103 Black Swan
33 blockchain
28 blood diamonds
27 blue-collar work
8 Bolshevik threat
48 Bonfire of the Vanities
24 bonus culture
2 Book of Ingenious Devices
21 book scanning
37 borderless world
9 bounce rate
18 Boycotts of Israel
15 brain emulation
29 Branko Milanovic
183 Bretton Woods
21 Brewster Kahle
14 Brian Krebs
58 BRICs
389 British Empire
19 Broken windows theory
81 Brownian motion
80 Buckminster Fuller
15 Build a better mousetrap
57 Burning Man
74 business climate
8 business continuity plan
65 business intelligence
152 business process
14 business process outsourcing
43 butterfly effect
13 buttonwood tree
41 buy low sell high
7 Byte Shop
21 c2.com
8 cable laying ship
54 California gold rush
283 call centre
6 Cal Newport
13 Cape to Cairo
69 capital asset pricing model
106 capital controls
37 Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty
14 Captain Sullenberger Hudson
22 carbon-based life
136 carbon footprint
22 card file
43 car-free
68 Carmen Reinhart
26 carried interest
20 cashless society
113 Cass Sunstein
6 Celebration, Florida
30 cellular automata
23 Celtic Tiger
84 central bank independence
30 centralized clearinghouse
105 centre right
12 Cepheid variable
12 Chance favours the prepared mind
9 charter city
19 Checklist Manifesto
0 Chekhov's gun
31 Chelsea Manning
7 chief data officer
17 choice architecture
7 Chris Urmson
10 citation needed
60 citizen journalism
9 City Beautiful movement
6 Clapham omnibus
49 Claude Shannon: information theory
53 Clayton Christensen
24 cleantech
298 clean water
16 Climategate
15 Climatic Research Unit
3 Clive Stafford Smith
10 clockwatching
17 clockwork universe
169 cloud computing
32 cognitive bias
144 cognitive dissonance
22 collaborative consumption
15 collaborative economy
12 collaborative editing
76 collapse of Lehman Brothers
135 collateralized debt obligation
161 collective bargaining
23 colonial exploitation
134 colonial rule
29 Colonization of Mars
15 Columbian Exchange
67 Columbine
24 combinatorial explosion
7 Commentariolus
5 Commodity Super-Cycle
22 commodity trading advisor
32 Community Supported Agriculture
83 complexity theory
17 compound rate of return
130 computer age
47 computer vision
150 conceptual framework
39 congestion charging
17 connected car
14 constrained optimization
3 continuous double auction
43 continuous integration
11 Conway's Game of Life
13 Copley Medal
44 Corn Laws
236 corporate governance
16 corporate personhood
76 corporate social responsibility
59 correlation coefficient
99 correlation does not imply causation
7 cosmic abundance
14 cosmic microwave background
23 cosmological constant
17 cosmological principle
4 Costa Concordia
16 crack epidemic
6 Craig Reynolds: boids flock
29 create, read, update, delete
169 credit crunch
178 Credit Default Swap
95 credit default swaps / collateralized debt obligations
73 crony capitalism
21 cross-subsidies
191 crowdsourcing
29 cryptocurrency
160 cuban missile crisis
46 currency manipulation / currency intervention
34 currency peg
3 cyber-physical system
103 Daniel Kahneman / Amos Tversky
33 Danny Hillis
109 dark matter
6 DARPA: Urban Challenge
42 data acquisition
40 database schema
9 data is the new oil
35 Dava Sobel
20 David Attenborough
102 David Brooks
36 David Graeber
73 David Ricardo: comparative advantage
20 Dean Kamen
32 death of newspapers
75 Debian
38 debt deflation
30 decarbonisation
42 declining real wages
3 Deep Water Horizon
6 Defenestration of Prague
29 defense in depth
3 deferred acceptance
23 deglobalization
125 deindustrialization
91 delayed gratification
36 deliberate practice
9 delta neutral
20 demand response
66 dematerialisation
15 demographic dividend
44 demographic transition
128 Deng Xiaoping
79 desegregation
11 Desert Island Discs
70 deskilling
8 Detroit bankruptcy
6 DevOps
11 Diane Coyle
10 digital Maoism
32 discounted cash flows
23 discovery of DNA
18 discovery of penicillin
18 discovery of the americas
36 discrete time
79 disintermediation
25 Dissolution of the Soviet Union
39 distributed generation
8 distributed ledger
7 distributed revision control
104 diversification
117 diversified portfolio
7 dividend-yielding stocks
9 Dmitri Mendeleev
33 Doha Development Round
36 domain-specific language
3 domestication of the camel
137 Donald Trump
12 Donner party
51 don't be evil
8 Doomsday Book
17 Doomsday Clock
63 double entry bookkeeping
127 double helix
4 Double Irish / Dutch Sandwich
33 Douglas Engelbart
41 Douglas Hofstadter
24 Downton Abbey
2 drive until you qualify
41 Drosophila
34 dumpster diving
15 Dynabook
60 East Village
8 easy for humans, difficult for computers
31 edge city
48 Edmond Halley
5 Edward Charles Pickering
68 Edward Glaeser
21 Edward Lloyd's coffeehouse
17 Edward Lorenz: Chaos theory
64 Edward Snowden
3 effective altruism
19 El Camino Real
3 elephant in my pajamas
21 Elliott wave
67 Elon Musk
27 Emanuel Derman
33 éminence grise
14 employer provided health coverage
16 ending welfare as we know it
41 endowment effect
85 energy security
19 energy transition
5 Enrique Peñalosa
297 en.wikipedia.org
65 epigenetics
16 equal pay for equal work
23 equity premium
43 Eratosthenes
7 Erdős number
60 Erik Brynjolfsson
33 Ernest Rutherford
2 Erwin Freundlich
44 estate planning
0 Estimating the Reproducibility of Psychological Science
16 ethereum blockchain
42 Etonian
54 Eugene Fama: efficient market hypothesis
96 European colonialism
53 eurozone crisis
11 everywhere but in the productivity statistics
36 experimental economics
79 experimental subject
5 extreme commuting
15 Extropian
76 Exxon Valdez
19 factory automation
64 facts on the ground
129 failed state
33 falling living standards
171 Fall of the Berlin Wall
6 false memory syndrome
33 family office
4 farmers can use mobile phones to check market prices
65 fault tolerance
88 fear of failure
74 Fellow of the Royal Society
75 feminist movement
12 Ferguson, Missouri
7 Fermat's Last Theorem
52 fiat currency
6 Filipino sailors
34 Filter Bubble
84 financial deregulation
103 financial independence
165 financial innovation
18 Financial Instability Hypothesis
49 financial intermediation
17 financial repression
39 finite state
165 Firefox
17 first-past-the-post
8 first-price auction
6 first square of the chessboard
9 first square of the chessboard / second half of the chessboard
198 fixed income
61 Flash crash
13 flex fuel
52 floating exchange rates
3 Florence Nightingale: pie chart
26 Flynn Effect
27 follow your passion
35 food miles
12 Food sovereignty
16 Ford paid five dollars a day
28 forensic accounting
11 forward guidance
8 four colour theorem
37 Fractional reserve banking
28 framing effect
23 Francisco Pizarro
72 Francis Fukuyama: the end of history
53 Frank Gehry
15 Frank Levy and Richard Murnane: The New Division of Labor
49 Frederick Winslow Taylor
12 Freestyle chess
23 frictionless
15 frictionless market
13 friendly AI
74 friendly fire
4 From Mathematics to the Technologies of Life and Death
27 fudge factor
252 full employment
2 full stack developer
28 full text search
15 fundamental attribution error
12 future of journalism
52 future of work
11 F. W. de Klerk
12 Galaxy Zoo
107 game design
10 garden city movement
27 Gary Taubes
11 gender pay gap
24 general-purpose programming language
10 Geoffrey West, Santa Fe Institute
25 Georg Cantor
78 George Akerlof
54 George Gilder
1 Gerard Salton
36 German hyperinflation
31 germ theory of disease
7 Gerolamo Cardano
43 ghettoisation
10 gig economy
80 Gini coefficient
81 glass ceiling
6 global rebalancing
29 global reserve currency
69 global supply chain
12 global value chain
96 global village
9 GnuPG
37 Gödel, Escher, Bach
41 Golden Gate Park
28 Goldman Sachs: Vampire Squid
6 Google bus
37 Google Chrome
77 Google Earth
59 Google Glasses
16 Google Hangouts
21 Google X / Alphabet X
13 Googley
64 Gordon Gekko
29 Grace Hopper
71 gravity well
48 greed is good
13 Growth in a Time of Debt
14 guest worker program
15 Guggenheim Bilbao
3 gun show loophole
18 Haber-Bosch Process
37 Hacker Ethic
6 hacker house
42 Haight Ashbury
10 half of the world's population has never made a phone call
4 Hans Island
7 Hans Lippershey
10 Hans Rosling
41 happiness index / gross national happiness
6 Harlow Shapley and Heber Curtis
8 Harvard Computers: women astronomers
58 haute couture
57 haute cuisine
6 Hedy Lamarr / George Antheil
14 helicopter parent
52 Henri Poincaré
6 Henry Ford's grandson gave labor union leader Walter Reuther a tour of the company’s new, automated factory…
57 Hernando de Soto
2 HESCO bastion
2 Hibernia Atlantic: Project Express
7 high batting average
92 high net worth
20 High speed trading
32 hindsight bias
111 hiring and firing
59 hive mind
37 Home mortgage interest deduction
23 Honoré de Balzac
6 horn antenna
91 housing crisis
54 Howard Rheingold
43 Howard Zinn
9 Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
7 Hush-A-Phone
26 hydraulic fracturing
14 hydrogen economy
51 Hyman Minsky
16 HyperCard
7 Hyperloop
28 hypertext link
8 IBM and the Holocaust
6 ice-free Arctic
6 IFF: identification friend or foe
7 If something cannot go on forever, it will stop
24 if you build it, they will come
5 if you see hoof prints, think horses—not zebras
15 Ignaz Semmelweis: hand washing
205 illegal immigration
41 immigration reform
16 imperial preference
48 implied volatility
69 impulse control
8 Inbox Zero
11 In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
275 income inequality
76 income per capita
15 incomplete markets
20 index arbitrage
163 index card
116 index fund
3 Index librorum prohibitorum
17 Indoor air pollution
83 indoor plumbing
63 industrial robot
49 inflation targeting
7 inflight wifi
160 informal economy
94 information retrieval
6 information trail
10 Infrastructure as a Service
8 Innovator's Dilemma
66 interchangeable parts
25 interest rate derivative
68 interest rate swap
33 intermodal
87 Internet Archive
76 Internet of things
31 invention of agriculture
5 invention of air conditioning
13 invention of gunpowder
3 invention of hypertext
49 invention of movable type
14 invention of radio
41 invention of the printing press
27 invention of the steam engine
22 invention of the telegraph
29 invention of the telephone
20 invention of the telescope
18 invention of the wheel
40 invention of writing
74 inventory management
6 investor state dispute settlement
311 invisible hand
14 Iridium satellite
1 Irish bank strikes
5 Irish property bubble
315 Isaac Newton
15 Islamic Golden Age
89 iterative process
11 I think there is a world market for maybe five computers
11 Jacob Appelbaum
35 Jacquard loom
30 Jacquard loom
16 Jacques de Vaucanson
16 James Dyson
19 James Hargreaves
91 James Watt: steam engine
88 Jane Jacobs
7 Jarndyce and Jarndyce
2 Jarndyce and Jarndyce
61 Jaron Lanier
5 Jason Scott: textfiles.com
24 Jean Tirole
135 Jeff Bezos
5 Jeff Rulifson
53 jimmy wales
22 jitney
101 job automation
18 job-hopping
78 job satisfaction
37 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
17 John Conway
10 John Gruber
32 John Harrison: Longitude
35 John Maynard Keynes: Economic Possibilities for our Grandchildren
22 John Maynard Keynes: technological unemployment
29 John Nash: game theory
29 John Snow's cholera map
122 John von Neumann
95 joint-stock company
21 joint-stock limited liability company
4 Jono Bacon
11 Jony Ive
14 Joseph-Marie Jacquard
140 Joseph Schumpeter
55 Julian Assange
23 Just-in-time delivery
1 Kangaroo Route
5 Karl Jansky
80 Kenneth Rogoff
109 Kevin Kelly
35 Khan Academy
29 Khartoum Gordon
33 Khyber Pass
19 Kibera
88 Kickstarter
5 knapsack problem
119 knowledge economy
121 knowledge worker
13 Kodak vs Instagram
2 Kowloon Walled City
18 kremlinology
23 Kuiper Belt
4 Kula ring
4 Kuwabatake Sanjuro: assassination market
52 labor-force participation
60 labour market flexibility
53 labour mobility
70 laissez-faire capitalism
12 lake wobegon effect
1 Landlord's Game
134 land reform
48 land tenure
3 language of flowers
51 Lao Tzu
18 large denomination
38 late capitalism
53 late fees
3 latency arbitrage
17 Law of Accelerating Returns
23 law of one price
40 Lean Startup
4 l'esprit de l'escalier
16 libertarian paternalism
10 license plate recognition
59 life extension
35 linear programming
28 linked data
11 liquidationism / Banker’s doctrine / the Treasury view
38 liquidity trap
11 litecoin
12 Livingstone, I presume
8 LNG terminal
6 load shedding
5 locality of reference
17 locking in a profit
15 Loebner Prize
14 Loma Prieta earthquake
53 London Interbank Offered Rate
19 London Whale
34 lone genius
159 Long Term Capital Management
56 loose coupling
69 loss aversion
24 Louis Bachelier
6 Louis Blériot
8 Louis Daguerre
85 Louis Pasteur
15 low cost carrier
105 low skilled workers
13 low-wage service sector
8 luminiferous ether
15 lump of labour
37 Lyft
5 Machinery of Freedom by David Friedman
6 Machine translation of "The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak." to Russian and back
24 Magellanic Cloud
109 Mahatma Gandhi
7 mail merge
22 Malacca Straits
4 Malcom McLean invented shipping containers
54 mandelbrot fractal
55 manufacturing employment
4 marginal employment
92 margin call
130 market bubble
50 market clearing
54 market design
12 market fragmentation
15 market friction
91 market fundamentalism
25 market microstructure
149 Mark Zuckerberg
93 Marshall McLuhan
37 Mars Rover
17 martingale
77 Martin Wolf
10 Masdar
34 Mason jar
6 mass affluent
74 Maui Hawaii
10 McJob
70 McMansion
215 means of production
7 medical bankruptcy
33 medical malpractice
43 medical residency
87 megacity
11 megastructure
187 Menlo Park
37 mental accounting
20 Mercator projection
3 Mercator projection distort size, especially Greenland and Africa
29 merger arbitrage
10 Merlin Mann
140 meta analysis
140 meta-analysis
7 Metcalfe's law
29 Mexican peso crisis / tequila crisis
26 microbiome
75 microcredit
144 Mikhail Gorbachev
25 Milgram experiment
16 millennium bug
15 Minecraft
3 mini-job
25 minimum viable product
39 minimum wage unemployment
13 mittelstand
24 mobile money
22 Mohammed Bouazizi
11 Moneyball by Michael Lewis explains big data
36 money: store of value / unit of account / medium of exchange
57 Monroe Doctrine
22 Mont Pelerin Society
162 moral hazard
12 more computing power than Apollo
6 More Guns, Less Crime
109 mortgage debt
48 mortgage tax deduction
11 Mother of all demos
13 mouse model
5 moveable type in China
11 move fast and break things
34 M-Pesa
0 multicultural london english
2 multiplanetary species
6 multi-sided market
22 Murano, Venice glass
36 Murray Gell-Mann
26 music of the spheres
97 mutually assured destruction
31 MVC pattern
9 naked short selling
77 Naomi Klein
15 Narrative Science
20 Nash equilibrium
34 Nate Silver
2 Nathan Meyer Rothschild: antibiotics
12 national security letter
74 natural language processing
14 Necker cube
8 Negawatt
16 neoliberal agenda
31 Netflix Prize
12 NetJets
150 Network effects
11 neurotypical
12 New Economic Geography
353 new economy
81 New Journalism
3 new new economy
117 New Urbanism
52 Nicholas Carr
34 Nick Leeson
9 night-watchman state
6 Nikolai Kondratiev
9 Nixon shock
11 node package manager
6 non-fiction novel
2 nonsequential writing
11 non-tariff barriers
71 Norbert Wiener
72 Northern Rock
53 North Sea oil
16 NP-complete
49 nuclear winter
6 nudge unit
7 nuremberg principles
57 obamacare
8 Occam's razor
7 occupational segregation
100 Occupy movement
19 Oculus Rift
156 offshore financial centre
17 oil rush
109 oil shale / tar sands
135 oil shock
4 Olbers’ paradox
6 online collectivism
8 On the Economy of Machinery and Manufactures
10 On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres
37 open borders
76 open economy
12 openstreetmap
7 operation paperclip
48 optical character recognition
92 out of africa
23 Own Your Own Home
64 packet switching
42 PageRank
11 Panamax
30 paper trading
21 paradox of thrift
18 Parkinson's law
19 passive income
46 passive investing
20 patent troll
3 patient HM
206 pattern recognition
8 Paul Buchheit
20 Paul Erdős
55 Paul Graham
5 Paul Lévy
3 Paul Terrell
4 Pax Mongolica
53 payday loans
1 paypal mafia
25 Peace of Westphalia
90 peak oil
29 peer-to-peer lending
34 pension reform
15 pensions crisis
64 performance metric
35 personalized medicine
8 Peter H. Diamandis: Planetary Resources
24 Peter Singer: altruism
85 Peter Thiel
44 pets.com
15 pez dispenser
112 phenotype
2 Phillip Zimbardo
4 Picturephone
17 pink-collar
10 Piper Alpha
31 pirate software
91 placebo effect
103 place-making
50 planetary scale
12 platform as a service
145 plutocrats
145 Plutocrats
17 Pluto: dwarf planet
10 Plutonomy: Buying Luxury, Explaining Global Imbalances
17 P = NP
8 polynesian navigation
173 Ponzi scheme
29 popular electronics
9 Port of Oakland
8 positional goods
24 postindustrial economy
46 post-industrial society
12 post-materialism
12 Post-materialism
9 postnationalism / post nation state
11 post-oil
6 post-Panamax
20 post scarcity
31 Potemkin village
19 precariat
9 precision agriculture
3 predatory finance
73 prediction markets
102 pre–internet
20 premature optimization
9 presumed consent
25 price anchoring
10 price discovery process
34 price discrimination
68 price mechanism
138 price stability
39 principal–agent problem
27 prisoner's dilemma
21 private military company
11 private sector deleveraging
18 probability theory / Blaise Pascal / Pierre de Fermat
27 Productivity paradox
107 profit maximization
194 profit motive
5 Project Plowshare
5 proxy bid
9 psychological pricing
22 publish or perish
14 pull request
102 purchasing power parity
17 pushing on a string
51 p-value
109 quantitative easing
14 quantitative hedge fund
63 quantitative trading / quantitative finance
44 QWERTY keyboard
113 race to the bottom
29 railway mania
110 Ralph Nader
5 Ralph Nelson Elliott
142 Ralph Waldo Emerson
5 Rana Plaza
225 RAND corporation
76 randomized controlled trial
150 random walk
9 ransomware
98 Ray Kurzweil
14 Ray Oldenburg
5 Real Time Gross Settlement
80 recommendation engine
6 Red Clydeside
26 refrigerator car
32 regulatory arbitrage
17 remote working
35 Renaissance Technologies
6 renewable energy credits
83 rent control
97 rent-seeking
12 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure
19 Republic of Letters
90 reserve currency
16 reshoring
7 Results Only Work Environment
10 retrograde motion
13 reversible computing
27 revision control
27 RFC: Request For Comment
87 RFID
4 Richard Bolles
135 Richard Feynman
144 Richard Feynman
13 Richard Feynman: Challenger O-ring
50 Richard Florida
65 Richard Stallman
109 Richard Thaler
51 ride hailing / ride sharing
54 rising living standards
63 risk-adjusted returns
8 riskless arbitrage
74 risk/return
151 risk tolerance
60 road to serfdom
45 Robert Gordon
7 Robert Hanssen: Double agent
108 Robert Shiller
107 Robert Shiller
12 Robert X Cringely
4 robot derives from the Czech word robota Czech, meaning slave
27 Rodney Brooks
7 Rod Stewart played at Stephen Schwarzman birthday party
103 rolodex
72 Ronald Coase
573 Ronald Reagan
20 Ronald Reagan: Tear down this wall
5 Rory Sutherland
43 Rosa Parks
38 Sand Hill Road
24 Satoshi Nakamoto
108 Saturday Night Live
39 savings glut
36 school choice
33 school vouchers
33 Schrödinger's Cat
18 science of happiness
8 scientific mainstream
16 Scientific racism
37 Scramble for Africa
11 sealed-bid auction
9 search engine result page
43 Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
4 Searching for Interstellar Communications
7 search inside the book
7 Seaside, Florida
36 Second Machine Age
17 second-price auction
6 second-price sealed-bid
20 secular stagnation
15 security theater
21 seigniorage
99 self-driving car
40 semantic web
26 sensible shoes
2 sensor fusion
25 sentiment analysis
9 Sergey Aleynikov
22 SETI@home
171 shareholder value
66 sharing economy
50 Sharpe ratio
13 Shenzhen was a fishing village
126 short selling
95 side project
5 silicon-based life
655 Silicon Valley
19 Silicon Valley ideology
100 Silicon Valley startup
56 Simon Kuznets
26 Simon Singh
10 Sinatra Doctrine
8 single page application
18 single-payer health
10 Singularitarianism
41 six sigma
5 skinny streets
30 skunkworks
282 Skype
80 slashdot
28 Slavoj Žižek
10 Small Order Execution System
33 smart cities
5 Smart Cities: Big Data, Civic Hackers, and the Quest for a New Utopia
14 smart contracts
63 smart grid
28 smart meter
11 smart transportation
45 Snapchat
55 social graph
32 social software
52 social web
21 Socratic dialogue
52 software as a service
16 software is eating the world
33 software patent
7 software studies
18 Solar eclipse in 1919
42 sorting algorithm
106 South China Sea
27 South of Market, San Francisco
92 South Sea Bubble
98 sovereign wealth fund
5 spaced repetition
2 space pen
8 SpamAssassin
4 SPARQL
28 special drawing rights
59 special economic zone
28 spectrum auction
90 speech recognition
47 spice trade
33 spinning jenny
15 Spread Networks laid a new fibre optics cable between New York and Chicago
14 stakhanovite
9 Stanislav Petrov
10 Startup school
39 statistical arbitrage
174 statistical model
25 stealth mode startup
132 stem cell
136 Stephen Hawking
45 Steve Ballmer
12 Steve Crocker
368 Steve Jobs
91 Steven Levy
97 Steven Pinker
86 Steve Wozniak
121 Stewart Brand
47 stochastic process
22 stochastic volatility
55 strikebreaker
25 strong AI
46 structural adjustment programs
31 Stuxnet
7 subscription business
9 Superbowl ad
12 superintelligent machines
6 superstar cities
16 supervolcano
60 supply-chain management
6 supply-chain management software
5 surplus humans
24 sustainable-tourism
21 systematic trading
8 Tacoma Narrows Bridge
4 talking drums
27 TaskRabbit
37 technological singularity
42 technology bubble
41 technoutopianism
16 Ted Kaczynski
37 Ted Nelson
22 Telecommunications Act of 1996
89 telemarketer
49 telepresence
8 telepresence robot
11 telerobotics
6 Tenerife airport disaster
9 Tesla Model S
17 text mining
30 The Bell Curve by Richard Herrnstein and Charles Murray
63 the built environment
75 The Chicago School
13 The Coming Technological Singularity
54 The Death and Life of Great American Cities
8 The Design of Experiments
15 The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid
15 The Great Good Place
53 The Great Moderation
13 the High Line
9 the map is not the territory
32 The Market for Lemons
98 the market place
40 the medium is the message
21 The Myth of the Rational Market
45 The Nature of the Firm
83 theory of mind
42 the payments system
18 The Predators' Ball
4 The Present Situation in Quantum Mechanics
5 Therac-25
206 the scientific method
14 The Signal and the Noise by Nate Silver
38 The Spirit Level
10 The Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere
262 The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
90 The Wisdom of Crowds
18 thinkpad
61 Thomas Kuhn: the structure of scientific revolutions
67 Thomas L Friedman
96 Thomas Malthus
96 Thorstein Veblen
26 Tim Cook: Apple
38 time value of money
23 Tobin tax
30 Tony Hsieh
213 too big to fail
8 Torches of Freedom
27 total factor productivity
19 Toyota Production System
68 trade liberalization
246 trade route
10 traffic fines
274 transaction costs
41 transatlantic slave trade
22 transatlantic slave trade
70 transcontinental railway
28 transfer pricing
12 transit-oriented development
9 Transnistria
2 transport as a service
6 transportation-network company
79 traveling salesman
10 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory
81 trickle-down economics
41 tulip mania
5 Tunguska event
19 Turing complete
78 Turing machine
100 Turing test
14 two-sided market
3 two tier labour market
34 Tyler Cowen: Great Stagnation
23 type inference
14 Uber and Lyft
19 Uber for X
38 ultimatum game
8 unbanked and underbanked
16 unbiased observer
7 UNCLOS
14 UNCLOS
2 unconventional monetary instruments
17 underbanked
22 unemployed young men
132 union organizing
15 universal basic income
36 University of East Anglia
10 unorthodox policies
23 unpaid internship
20 Unsafe at Any Speed
80 Upton Sinclair
128 upwardly mobile
78 uranium enrichment
32 urban decay
155 urban planning
118 urban renewal
91 urban sprawl
57 V2 rocket
6 Valgrind
8 VA Linux
65 value at risk
50 Vanguard fund
40 Vannevar Bush
47 Vernor Vinge
27 very high income
2 Vesna Vulović
6 Vickrey auction
12 Victor Gruen
2 Vincenzo Peruggia: Mona Lisa
6 Vladimir Vetrov: Farewell Dossier
4 volatility arbitrage
19 volatility smile
21 Von Neumann architecture
5 wages for housework
49 wage slave
13 walkable city
7 walking around money
31 Wall-E
28 Walter Mischel
91 War on Poverty
6 washing machines reduced drudgery
91 Washington Consensus
53 Watson beat the top human players on Jeopardy!
3 Wave and Pay
8 We are Anonymous. We are Legion
33 We are the 99%
199 web application
12 web of trust
3 WebRTC
16 WebSocket
4 We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters
50 white flight
68 Whole Earth Catalog
27 Whole Earth Review
3 why are manhole covers round?
13 Wiener process
104 WikiLeaks
20 wikimedia commons
4 Wilhelm Olbers
17 William of Occam
11 William Shockley: the traitorous eight
37 winner-take-all economy
28 Winter of Discontent
8 Wolfgang Streeck
3 Wolfskehl Prize
144 women in the workforce
57 working-age population
128 working poor
54 Works Progress Administration
39 World Values Survey
3 Wunderkammern
10 x509 certificate
7 Xiaogang Anhui farmers
30 X Prize
107 Y2K
55 Y Combinator
69 yield curve
18 yield management
72 Yogi Berra
77 Yom Kippur War
104 young professional
3 Zeno's paradox
39 zero-coupon bond
34 zero day
11 Zimmermann PGP
50 Zipcar
3 Zipf's Law