Archives for January 3, 2007

Blogobooks

Via Miriam, I see that Bad Science (Ben Goldacre’s column in the Grauniad) is now a book (pre-publication); so is Tim Worstall’s though he may not be so happy with the “31 used & new available from £0.01″! More amusingly (again via M) is Hairy Pooter 7, which although not yet published already has 5…

Rubbish software

I’ve just used Peoplesoft to do my forward job plan for the year. Around BAS, PS is notorious for being unintuitive and annoying in the way it forces you to do things, and I feel the same. But the odd thing is that, when I got home, I realised it hadn’t taken me long at…

Costs of Stabalisation

James Annan makes two good points in a comment, which I’ll reproduce here: Actually, it looks like Stern chose a rather optimistic cost of stabilisation, 1/3 of the cost that JQ estimated, although of course JQ does his best to backtrack and excuse Stern on that score. I wonder how things look if instead of…