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