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Paul Summerville • October 30, 2014

Over the past 18 months LimeSpot has kept trying to distinguish itself both in the space of personalization and among apps.

In October we solved the former by tagging our solution Intelligent Personalization™ because compared to the personalization engines used by others ours is more complex.

Paul Summerville • October 30, 2014

 

Slipping away. 

Paul Summerville • October 25, 2014

 

Paul Summerville • October 12, 2014

Why Tennessee Williams was special, and the price he paid. 

Paul Summerville • October 11, 2014

Nice summary of life in Jerusalem where I lived from June 1978 to July 1979. At that time the most dangerous thing was getting on the buses, there is no cuing everyone just piles in. Now however …

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Twin Virtues: Inequality of Outcomes & Equality of Opportunity┬ę

LimeSpot: Own Your Experience.

Leveraging Social Networks for Profit.
 
Marrying the product portfolio of brand name firms with the personal profile information on Facebook.
 
The LimeSpot enabled revolutionary new sales channel.
 
Ultimately, the most successful societies find the balance between the twin virtues of inequality of outcomes and equality of opportunity.
 
The new politics must marry the twin virtues of unequal outcomes and equality of opportunity.
 
When too few get too much everybody ends up with less.
 
Can it be that striving for equality of opportunity however imperfect the process not only benefits the individual but also creates benefits for the society as a whole that are unintended but wonderful?
 
Economics must be a 'moral enterprise' as much as politics claims to be. Economic outcomes need to be framed in terms of right and wrong not just efficiency if only because these often align in surprising ways.
 
My vision of Canada is that any Canadian child from a family of limited circumstance can expect to have a chance at lifetime of unlimited opportunities.
 
Tax policy should be founded on the principle of generating steady tax revenues sufficient to maximise environmentally sustainable economic growth in order to fund fair government.
 
Public policy should be designed to decrease inequality before the law and increase equality of opportunity.
 
Capitalism is not the problem; the problem is what we do with capitalism.
 
Content is always more difficult to argue than conspiracy.
 
Let the state regulate and the market operate (most things).
 
Welfare strategies are best designed as a hand up not as a hand out.
 
Political debate should not be fact free fighting.
 
Explanation lasts longer than eloquence.
 
Always favour empowerment over dependency.
 
The most enduring public figures are embraced for the causes they fought for and not the concept of themselves they hoped others would remember them by.
 
Find your voice and don't be the echo of somebody else
 
Feminism is about women living their lives on their own terms, marshaling the resources of the society to make that possible, and men embracing this as vital to a successful society and their own liberation.