IBM’S BLACK TUESDAY

GINNI GIVES A NEW MEANING TO "IBM UMBRELLA" The term "IBM umbrella" used to mean a safe haven, protection from the elements. No longer. Even a supposed Wall Street sage, Warren Buffett, has now been buffeted by the market winds that shredded and turned Ginni's IBM umbrella inside-out. Thanks to IBM, Buffett dropped a cool one billion in …

PARALLEL WARS: FROM BOARDROOM SMILES TO BATTLEFIELD TEARS – IN ONE DAY

BRICS' challenge to US financial imperialism issued on July 16; civilian airplane with 298 people aboard shot down on July 17 A "coincidence" or a New World Order declaration of war on BRICS? What will come next - World War III? Up until a year ago, Russia was publicly treated as a trusted friend and ally of the …

IBM: FLASH-IN-A-PAN APPLE BOOST, FOLLOWED BY REALITY HIT

"A PICTURE IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS" Sorry. Couldn't resist. Here's my "thousand word"-piece about IBM... Here's also a Yahoo video report which aptly summarizes the state of affairs at IBM. I was actually quite amused to see some of the terms I have been using for the last 18 years in reference to Big …

WHY IS AUSTRALIA 36 TIMES (!) BIGGER THAN USA IN SOLAR?

Did you know that there is a country with a population 14 times smaller than the U.S. that has nearly three times the number of solar installations in America? Which means that this country is 36 times (!) bigger than the U.S. in the use of solar energy (see the chart - right and the stats below). …

THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK: HAWAII UTILITY WINNING WAR ON SOLAR ENERGY

Solar Customers Get Burned In Hawaii Hawaii electric utilities are winning a war against solar energy thanks to the collusion with state public officials.  Hawaii Electric Company (HECO) and the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) are acting as if they own the solar energy. In our case, they are literally and brazenly stealing our surplus electricity which we are …