Disappointment


New England Patriots Face Failure

New England Patriots Face Failure for Super Bowl 2014

The New England Patriots had a face off with the Denver Broncos in which their team proved to be a failure. This fall came abou...

Jan 20 2014, 6:57am CST

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

Having owned the last three major revisions of Apple’s iPhone and had extensive use of other handsets besides, I believe the iP...

Jan 20 2014, 5:46am CST

Jon Taffer: How He Turns Failed Bars Into Major Successes

Jon Taffer: How He Turns Failed Bars Into Major Successes

To further understand the bar and restaurant industry, I spoke to one of the leading experts in Jon Taffer. You might know Taff...

Jan 13 2014, 8:51am CST

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The 3 Pitfalls Likely To Derail Your Financial Resolutions

A couple of weeks ago, I suggested 14 possible financial New Year’s resolutions for 2014. Of course, the problem with New Year’...

Jan 9 2014, 6:26am CST

I Invested In A Startup - Now What?

I Invested In A Startup - Now What?

In a previous post, I wrote about investors increasingly turning to alternative investments in an effort to generate uncorrelat...

Jan 7 2014, 4:56pm CST

The 15 Best Countries To Retire To In 2014

The 15 Best Countries To Retire To In 2014

The Best Countries To Retire To In 2014 If you’re planning to retire abroad—because you want to live better for less, diversif...

Jan 6 2014, 3:16pm CST

Adam Smith, Né George Goodman, Call Name, Jerry (In Memoriam)

Adam Smith, Né George Goodman, Call Name, Jerry (In Memoriam)

“Desuetude,” Jerry enunciated on the phone. “I like how you used desuetude in your last column. Nobody uses that word anymore....

Jan 6 2014, 1:36pm CST

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

In a market environment where “hot buys” always make the headlines, often the best advice an investor can get is when to actua...

Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST

The Worst, Most Disappointing And Controversial Video Game Moments Of 2013

The Worst, Most Disappointing And Controversial Video Game Moments Of 2013

Plenty of controversy hounded the video game industry in 2013, though I’m not sure any of it was quite as hot-blooded as the co...

Jan 3 2014, 4:36pm CST

Tesla And Adobe: Why Continuous Deployment May Mean Continuous Customer Disappointment

Tesla And Adobe: Why Continuous Deployment May Mean Continuous Customer Disappointment

For the last 75 years products (both durable goods and software) were built via Waterfall development. This process forced comp...

Jan 3 2014, 3:16pm CST

Terri Schiavo Implicitly Affirms Life Support for Jahi McMath

Terri Schiavo Implicitly Affirms Life Support for Jahi McMath

The Terri Schiavo Foundation has implicitly affirmed the fact that Jahi McMath ought to be on life support. This is a sensitive...

Jan 2 2014, 6:06am CST

A Word Of Caution For The Boosters Of Global Entrepreneurship

A Word Of Caution For The Boosters Of Global Entrepreneurship

Palestinian VC Saed Nashef keeps telling people that building a startup ecosystem is a decades-long process. Why are so few peo...

Dec 30 2013, 6:01am CST

UPS FedEx Deliveries Delayed This Christmas

UPS FedEx Delayed

Due to foul weather and high demand, the UPS FedEx deliveries of packages were delayed this Christmas season. This major blunde...

Dec 27 2013, 7:14am CST

The Pros Pick Two Offbeat Cleantech Stocks for 2014

The Pros Pick Two Offbeat Cleantech Stocks for 2014

Among the dozen stocks picked by my panel of professional green money managers for 2014, most followed three themes: Solar stoc...

Dec 26 2013, 12:01pm CST

Rap Genius And The Problem With The Venture Capital Fueled Growth Hack

Rap Genius And The Problem With The Venture Capital Fueled Growth Hack

Almost entirely missing from the discussion of RapGenius‘ punishment by Google for bone-headed SEO practices is the fact that R...

Dec 26 2013, 11:41am CST

The Best Video Games Of 2013

The Best Video Games Of 2013

2013 was a really great year for video games. Maybe not the best year of all time, but a year packed with ambitious, surprising...

Dec 23 2013, 8:11pm CST

Apple To Go Large In 2014 With iPhone 6 In May And iPad Max in October

Apple To Go Large In 2014 With iPhone 6 In May And iPad Max in October

Now that the ink is drying on Apple's deal with China Mobile, supply chain rumors are emerging about Apple’s next significant p...

Dec 23 2013, 8:56am CST

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Having Given Up On World Peace, Here's A Modest Christmas Wish List For Santa Claus

I don’t expect very much from Santa Claus these days. I mean, he’s been a disappointment over the years. My desires are few—pow...

Dec 23 2013, 7:36am CST

The Top Video Games Of 2014

The Top Video Games Of 2014

2014 is the first real year of what can now safely be referred to as “current-gen” video games. The era of the Xbox 360 and PS3...

Dec 22 2013, 9:51am CST

Why Ambassador Locke is Really Leaving Beijing: Seattle has Better Coffee

Why Ambassador Locke is Really Leaving Beijing: Seattle has Better Coffee

There is a sense of disappointment from many American expats in China that Gary Locke is stepping down, though others have expr...

Dec 21 2013, 8:46pm CST

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The Week Ahead: Will 2014 Be a Buy-&-Hold Year?

The FOMC caught many by surprise last Wednesday, myself included, as stock prices exploded to the upside and closed with impres...

Dec 20 2013, 7:11pm CST

Apple Turns to Samsung Due to Retina iPad Mini Panel Supply Shortage

Apple Turns to Samsung Due to Retina iPad Mini Panel Supply Shortage

Apple is reportedly facing iPad mini Retina panel supply shortage. And it is so desperate that it is turning to Samsung for the...

Nov 1 2013, 8:44am CDT