tungwaiyip.info

home

about me

links

my software

Media

Yucatán Photos

St Lucia Photos

Photo Album

Videos

Blog

< February 2011 >
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
   1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728     

past articles »

Click for San Francisco, California Forecast

San Francisco, USA

 

Malcolm Gladwell - Way Overrated

Malcolm Gladwell Book Generator

It is fun to play with the The Malcolm Gladwell Book Generator made by Cory and Brett, a parody of new book titles that could be written by the popular author Malcolm Gladwell :-O

I think Malcolm Gladwell is way overrated, and this is before his recent spat with the tech community when he downplays significance of social media. I've decided his works are low in substance after reading his most popular title The Tipping Point. He is a journalist, not a scientist. He is good at writing riveting stories to enliven the dry sociology theories. But it becomes ridiculous when he goes too far and starts to synthesize his own theory. It is time for someone to make fun of him!

2011.02.09 [] - comments

 

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

past articles »

 

BBC News

 

Video of British hostage released (18 Sep 2014)

 

Ukraine president urges US support (18 Sep 2014)

 

Millions in historic Scottish vote (18 Sep 2014)

 

Australia in 'beheading plot' raids (18 Sep 2014)

 

Nigeria has 'torture officers' (18 Sep 2014)

 

Syria infant deaths 'due to mix-up' (18 Sep 2014)

 

India and China sign landmark deals (18 Sep 2014)

 

France to offer Iraq air support (18 Sep 2014)

 

Guinea hunt for missing Ebola team (18 Sep 2014)

 

Thai PM sorry for bikini comment (18 Sep 2014)

more »

 

Slashdot News for nerds, stuff that matters

 

Alice Is Killing Trolls But Patent Lawyers Will Strike Back (2014-09-18T16:17:00Z)

 

An Open Source Pitfall? Mozilla Labs Closed, Quietly (2014-09-18T15:35:00Z)

 

Snowden's Leaks Didn't Help Terrorists (2014-09-18T14:53:00Z)

 

US Military Aware Only Belatedly of Chinese Attacks Against Transport Contractors (2014-09-18T14:28:00Z)

 

Australian Police Arrest 15, Charge 2, For Alleged Islamic State Beheading Plot (2014-09-18T14:06:00Z)

 

London's Crime Hot Spots Predicted Using Mobile Phone Data (2014-09-18T13:26:00Z)

 

Study Finds Link Between Artificial Sweeteners and Glucose Intolerance (2014-09-18T12:45:00Z)

 

IOCCC 2014 Now In Progress (2014-09-18T12:26:00Z)

more »

 

TechPsychic Tech Rumors and Invented News

more »

 

SF Gate

 

Bay Area News (7 Jan 2012)

 

City Insider (11 Feb 2012)

 

Crime Scene (13 Feb 2012)

 

C.W Newius Column (10 Jan 2012)

 

C.W. Nevius Blog (11 Feb 2012)

 

Education News (10 Jan 2012)

 

KALW (11 Feb 2012)

 

Matier and Ross Blog (11 Feb 2012)

 

Family Dollar’s board rejects Dollar General’s latest offer (18 Sep 2014)

 

Fed to keep interest rates at record low (18 Sep 2014)

 

Business news roundup (18 Sep 2014)

 

What happens to Facebook, Twitter, Google accounts after you die (18 Sep 2014)

 

S.F. tech firms giving public schools a boost (18 Sep 2014)

 

UC to create million venture capital fund (18 Sep 2014)

more »

 

Asia Times Online

 

Last sunrise for the UK? (Thu 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT)

 

Old imperial habits die hard (Thu 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT)

 

THE ROVING EYE Obama's 'stupid stuff' turned upside down (Thu 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT)

 

IS gives US its 'Suez Crisis' moment (Thu 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT)

 

Tibetan railway signals border imbalance (Thu 18 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT)

more »

 


Site feed Updated: 2014-Sep-18 10:00