04 September 2011

Obsolescence

EconLog | Arnold Kling | Adaptation

This official Google blog post says,
Over the next few months we'll be shutting down a number of products and merging others into existing products as features. The list is below. This will make things much simpler for our users, improving the overall Google experience. It will also mean we can devote more resources to high impact products
When you find a similar quote from a legislature or government agency, let me know.
I'm not going to hold my breath waiting for that.

Compare and contrast to this report from my (and Kling's) home county that the police force is launching a new initiative to issue jaywalking tickets because injuries to pedestrians are the *lowest* they have been in most of a decade.

1 comment:

  1. Awesome! All the real crimes have obviously been solved, if they can dedicate that much manpower to roving packs of anti-jawyalking.

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