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Coase and Literary Talent among Scientists

There is no reason to suppose that most human beings are engaged in maximizing anything unless it be unhappiness, and even this with incomplete success.1 Why can’t more scientists write like this? I have the sad impression that most scientists view wit and spirit of this sort as signs of intellectual weakness rather than as […]

iPhone SSH Clients

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of my work over an SSH connection. I therefore decided that I should finally invest in an iPhone SSH client. After looking at pTerm, TouchTerm and iSSH, I decided that I should purchase iSSH. I have to say that this was one of the better app purchases I’ve ever […]