Frontiers, for example, does not try to judge a paper’s significance during peer review, only its accuracy … Instead, a Frontiers paper’s merit is gauged after publication, using measures like the number of downloads.
Some economists believe that technological change has been “destroying jobs faster than it is creating them, contributing to … the growth of inequality.” Rotman concludes that economists don’t know if the decoupling of productivity from employment is permanent; but he says it’s “hard to ignore … that technology is widening the income gap between the tech-savvy and everyone else.”
10 flawed products that are really bad. Tech Republic. 7th February 2012.
Developers are so busy trying to attract users with new features, they forget to fix the features that are broken.
RICHARD W HAMMING
If you don’t work on important problems, it’s not likely that you’ll do important work.
How Not to Talk to Your Kids. New York Magazine. 11th February 2007.
Those who think that innate intelligence is the key to success begin to discount the importance of effort.
His Holiness the 14th DALAI LAMA
Pay attention not only to the cultivation of knowledge but to the cultivation of qualities of the heart, so that at the end of education, not only will you be knowledgeable, but also you will be a warm-hearted and compassionate person.