VC money for tech pushes up costs for everyone else
Information helps users decide when, and whether, to venture outside or exercise
With a business model built on fewer employees, their dominance saps dynamism.
A separate motivator: friends living in areas abundant in solar panels
Individuals using the Robinhood trading app appear to beat the market
19th-century French cotton mills suggest halting, uneven progress
A model predicts with 80% accuracy which orders get handed off
Complexity and a failure to boost platform revenue were culprits
Smartphone GPS tracks staffers between facilities
Do bigger companies win even when they lose out on corrupt deals?
Technology and “industrialization” are reshaping services as they did manufacturing
Using smartphones to track lockdown compliance, paying employers to keep workers on the payroll and gauging nursing home availability
And if so, who’s going to pay?
Estimates are based on smartphone data and precinct-level 2016 vote results
If one company bundles products, its competitors are always better off not bundling; the thing to avoid is a head-to-head competition wherein the only way to get an edge is by cutting prices
A model separates potential profits or losses for hospital, doctors and other health care providers when insurer pays in lump sum