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When I read the New York Times piece about the poor multi-millionaires lamenting their poverty -- while living in million-dollar homes and making hundreds of times more than the average person -- I had many of the same thoughts as my friends Mark Evans, Jason at Webomatica and Jeremy Toeman at Live Digitally. In other…

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My friend Paul Kedrosky -- who unfortunately wasn't able to make it to mesh last week, and therefore wasn't able to share any of his wisdom in person -- is right to point us towards a great post from Marc Andreesen about the non-bubblishness of the current tech bubble. The Netscape co-founder has a long…
My friend and former journalism colleague Mark Evans points to a piece in Business 2.0 magazine with the enthusiastic title "Tech IPOs: They're back!" The story talks about "champagne corks are popping in Silicon Valley," and how this year could be the best one for technology stock offerings since the bubble burst in 2000. But…

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Bubble-ology has become a more popular topic than ever now that Time magazine has named You as its annual Person of the Year (no, not you specifically, but the collective you -- or us; oh never mind). In fact, there's quite a bubblicious debate going on between my friend Paul Kedrosky and Josh Quittner of…

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From the London Telegraph comes a rumour that Hitwise -- one of the half a dozen web-traffic measurement companies whose stats show up in press releases, and are used as fuel for takeover rumours -- is itself the subject of takeover talks, with the price tag reportedly an eye-popping 180 million pounds or about $350-million…

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