Reading Through Kleiner's Internet Trends Report
KPCB Internet Trends 2012
nearly three quarters (73 percent) of participants said they would consider some...– Interesting data from a Consumer Reports poll.
The global market for energy efficiency in buildings will reach $103.5 billion...– Big money in energy efficiency retrofits.
Our research shows that real estate values increase as neighborhoods became more...– A significant reversal from all things suburban stemming from the 1990s.
An interesting new paper by Enrico Moretti and Per Thulin estimates the...– I was intrigued by this data, especially how it affects overall job growth in California and Texas.
Manufacturing is also rebounding in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas, which...– It’s a positive sign the manufacturing growth isn’t just around semiconductors.
It says Chevy Volt owners collectively have saved a supertanker’s worth of...– Some bragging rights for the EV crowd.
Removing bad incentives and encouraging managers to improve the efficiency of...
About that plastic bag ban in Los Angeles. →
Sorry folks..this is the wrong argument regarding banning plastic bags. The challenge is waste management, not litter. And efficiently managing waste on a city scale will create a helluva lot more jobs than producing plastic bags. “But it is likely to reduce something else: jobs.”