Catching Up: Flat Panels, Biotech, Fintech, & Happiness

Catching up and emptying my ever-overflowing link box:

  • The world database of happiness (Rotterdam University)
  • Toshiba drops rear-projection TVs for flat panels (EETimes)
  • Our biotech future (NYRB/Dyson)
  • Competition for order flow and smart order routing systems (JoF)
  • Special feature on financial technology (Financial News)
  • Lovely BBC program on the Permian Triassic boundary (BBC mp3)
  • Television starting to re-notice game shows (Variety)
  • Semiconductor Insights video of iPhone teardown with good components discussion (YouTube/SI)
  • Apple buys iPhone domain for seven-figure sum (Domaintools)