The Lifx Lightbulb: Bringing the Internet of Things to Electricity

Lynne Kiesling The LIFX lightbulb is one of the most exciting things I’ve seen in a while, even in a period of substantial innovation affecting many areas of our lives. It’s a Kickstarter project, not coming from an established company like GE or Philips, not coming from within the electricity industry. Go watch the intro … More The Lifx Lightbulb: Bringing the Internet of Things to Electricity

Gmo Bans and Labeling Laws

Lynne Kiesling Tyler Cowen and I have several things in common — wry senses of humor, economist sensibilities, and a strong love of interesting and well-prepared food. Those last two traits at least show up in Tyler’s post yesterday about proposals in California to label foods to indicate whether or not they contain GMOs. Tyler … More Gmo Bans and Labeling Laws