Four short links: 11 October 2016

Innovation Economics, Decentralized Prediction Markets, Front-End Build Tools, and CS Debates

By Nat Torkington
October 11, 2016
  1. Innovation Through the Holmstrom Lens[Nobel Prize-winner] Holmstrom’s work has provided me with a great deal of understanding of why innovation management looks the way it does. (via Marginal Revolution)
  2. Augur — decentralized prediction markets.
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  4. Making Sense of Front-End Build ToolsBuild tools do two things: Install things; do things. The first question to ask yourself when confronting a new build tool is: “Is this tool intended to install things for me, or do things for me?”
  5. Vigorous Public Debates in Computer ScienceThe purpose of this post is to list a collection of public debates in academic computer science where there is genuine and heartfelt disagreement among intelligent and accomplished researchers.
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