Four short links: 30 August 2016
Current VUCA, Meta Puzzles, Very Low-Cost Solar, and Charting in the Terminal
- Making Sense of Current VUCA — One of the other key changes Perez points to as an indicator, is the birth of new economic instruments: “…there need to be innumerable investments and business innovations to complete the fabric of the new economy. Here’s one small example: Millions of self-employed entrepreneurs work from home with uneven sources of income. Where are the financial instruments to smooth out their money flow so they can work and live without anxiety?”
- Seven Puzzles You Think You Must Not Have Heard Correctly (PDF) — your. mind. will. melt. Knowledge about knowledge is hard, says metaBarbie.
- Energy Exponentials (Ramez Naam) — fragmentary notes, but the numbers on the decreasing price of solar were eye-watering. Chile solarpack at 2.91 cents per kwh unsubsidized.
- Terminal Charts with Victory CLI — render charts and embed them in your iTerm terminal. Watch the demo and pinch yourself.