Innovation Par 1: Why Silicon Valley

LeRoi Gourhan, a French Anthropologist, observed that during pre-historic times there was a close relationship between the evolution of the human brain and the hand. In science, the experimentation plays the role of the hand. There is a close relationship between new observations and new scientific ideas.

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Gartner got it all wrong again on the iPhone

Gartner provides obscurantist research analysis and reports for IT professionals.

Over the years they have been consistently wrong:

They recommended IT managers to choose OS2 over windows

In September 2001 they recommended that companies using Microsoft IIS for web hosting should switch to alternative products in light of increasing Internet worm attacks

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