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I was not a student of Wall Street, but I was a quick study.
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In an economy where more and more value is in information - is in the bits, not the atoms, where bits can be copied essentially for free - any time you have that situation, economic schemes that rely on existing models of intellectual property laws for protection are going to do less and less well.

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The critical thing in developing software is not the program, it's the design. It is translating understanding of user needs into something that can be realized as a computer program.

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Old ways of thinking die hard, particularly when they were weaned by legally enforced monopolies.

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Physicians today, as human beings, are not exempt from the perverse economic pressures created by fee-for-service regimes to see more patients for shorter appointments and order more tests and procedures. If the incentives were changed to pay to foster better health outcomes, I am convinced physician behavior would change over time.

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Everyone has a subconscious and automatic preference of this over that. Once you're aware of that, you can take steps to change.

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I routinely failed to understand that 'simple and straightforward' would have been a much better product strategy for Lotus.

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A typical medical practice is like an old-fashioned business which keeps all of its records on paper. It can probably track down any individual transaction if it needs to, but it's basically helpless when it comes to overall measurements of performance. And that's the big problem.

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Reversing the escalation of health care costs is going to need more than legislation, yet it can be done without imposing rationing, as critics of reform fear.

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There's an admirable belief about the virtues of meritocracy - that the best ideas prove the best results. It's a wrong and misguided belief by well-intentioned people.

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I tell people that the history of Mozilla and Firefox is so one of a kind that it should not be used - ever - as an example of what's possible.

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If you go back to the '50s and '60s ... there was zero tech in S.F. It was all in the Valley ... and it crept northward in early 2000s.

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Velano Vascular has developed a simple, game-changing innovation that will improve the way medicine has been practiced for decades.

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