This iterative design approach is common at Google and other Internet companies. But it’s at odds with the prevailing approach in the consumer electronics industry. Hardware companies like Apple pride themselves on keeping each new product under wraps until it’s fully polished and then whipping back the curtain to gasps and applause.
Ward HauensteinThe Board of Health has done an admirable job. The decisions of the BOH are the most difficult members have ever had to make. Nobody thought they would be making decisions in a global pandemic. The proposed ordinance to establish an Office of the Independent Police Monitor and the Police Civilian Oversight Board represents a careful review of experiences from other communities in order to improve police accountability, develop a fair and impartial process for all stakeholders, and provide effective community control of the police. The ordinance proposes a hybrid model of an oversight board and monitor to review complaints and look at policies, procedures and patterns based on the recommendation of the Ad Hoc Committee. Brian Corr, Past President of NACOLE and Liana Perez, another NACOLE Board member attended the CCEC meeting and answered questions.
Figure 4. Results of the polling of randomly selected Americans conducted from November 2008 (far left) to March 2015 (far right) by Yale University/George Mason University. The question: “Assuming global warming is happening, do you think it is caused mostly by human activities, or mostly by natural changes in the environment?” Image credit: Yale Project on Climate Change Communication.
Says Parna Patkar, head, YRF merchandising, “Fanaa is our first project, it always hardest the first time. As we establish a distribution network and increase our product range, I am confident our merchandising will become as exciting to consumers as our films already are.” Look who callingDial any mobile and chances are you be greeted with a popular movie song. Producers and music companies are dialling P for paisa by selling the mobile rights for film music and imagery.
UMBRA FACTORY SALE: Taking place at the International Centre this weekend get out early for the best selection. Look for major savings on seconds, discontinued and returned items, with savings of up to 80% off retail. And you get a free gift when you make a $2 donation to Sick Kids hospital or a non perishable donation to the Daily Bread Food Bank.
NEW COVID 19 CASES, DEATHS: Santa Clara County reported 2,492 cases and 138 deaths on Wednesday, up from 2,461 cases and 137 deaths on Tuesday. Seventy nine people are hospitalized. San Mateo County on Tuesday reported 1,697 cases of COVID 19 and 75 deaths, up from 1,688 cases on Monday.