Posts Tagged ‘Chris Anderson’

This is the last post in a short series examining the benefits and drawbacks of thinking about the world in terms of ‘networks’ .  Earlier on, I gave an introduction to mathematical network theory, I discussed the network as a way of explaining the world and I discussed  social media as model for social networks. […]


Between Christmas and New-Year an article appeared in NRC and NRC-next citing research by Will Pale and Andrew Bud showing that online music sales does not follow the ‘long tail’ distribution (see also…). Bottom line of the ‘long tale’ theory is that with the big assortment of online stores, the total sales of ‘rare’ items […]