LIRNEasia is a regional ICT policy and regulation think tank active across the Asia Pacific

Tag Archives: opportunity cost

Work with us: We are currently recruiting for the positions of Big Data Researcher and Project Manager - Statistician.

Smartphone or health insurance?

A US lawmaker’s comment that people should give up their smartphones and pay more for health insurance has led to an outpouring of statements about the utility of the many uses that can be made of smartphones: “A cellphone is a lifeline,” said Myla Dutton, executive director of Community Action Provo, a food bank and […]

All Google searches use up 260 MW

Even countries like Sri Lanka have 300 MW energy plants. The power generated by Bhutan’s Tala dam is more than 1000 MW. Looks like the data centers are more efficient than we thought. I’ve had little time for people who criticize energy use of web search. Earlier writing was without too much data, because data […]

Search

Research Mailing List

Enter your email for research updates:

Login

Flickr Photos