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18 Posts

December, 2009 Posts

Science and Economics
December 02, 2009
Analyzing Patterns in Maps
December 06, 2009
A creative method for finding tennis courts in the Bay Area using Google Maps.
Why We Enjoy Blockbusters
December 06, 2009
Where Are They Now: Treasury Edition
December 14, 2009
An update on Neel Kashkari, former head of TARP, who is now trying to detoxify himself from the DC experience.
50 Rebuttals
December 15, 2009
Gift Card Stimulus?
December 17, 2009
A proposed gift card stimulus to benefit both businesses and citizens.
Choose One
December 18, 2009
An explanation of why stock prices can be affected by the tendency of institutional investors to 'choose one'.
December 20, 2009
Lawsuit raises questions about the anonymity of 'anonymized' data.
Designing for the Future
December 21, 2009
Exploring the idea of designing future iterations of a logo at the same time as the original.
Teaching Kids Code
December 21, 2009
The importance of teaching kids computer science and approaching it from a creative standpoint.
The Web is Dumb
December 25, 2009
A look back at the hunt for 'lonelygirl15' and the 'wisdom of the web'.
Immigration in America
December 25, 2009
A positive perspective on immigration in the United States and the assimilation of immigrants.
Palin's Media Manipulation
December 26, 2009
An analysis of Sarah Palin's media manipulation tactics.
The Google Mafia
December 26, 2009
Fear of repercussions from Google among industry insiders.
Food is Too Easy
December 26, 2009
Exploring the impact of easy food preparation on American obesity.
Top 10 of 09
December 30, 2009
A list of the top 10 most popular posts on NoahBrier.com in 2009.
Best New Blogs of 09
December 31, 2009
Noah Brier's top new blogs of 2009, including Snarkmarket, Tumblr, New Math, Cheap Talk, and The Awl.
Israel's Airports
December 31, 2009
A comparison of Israel's behavior-based airport security methods to traditional item-based screening.
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