For years, economists have been puzzling over why, despite unprecedented technological innovation since the dawn of the Internet, productivity is flat. Really, nobody seems to know why! Look no further than this week’s news to find a consensus opinion that the just-around-the-corner cure for lagging productivity numbers is—wait for it—more technological innovation.

Productivity is a curiously-named economic measure that essentially boils down to “amount of money you generate for your employer over time.” …

Justin Searls

You may remember me from my role as the dog in the “This is Fine” comic. Software Justice Warrior at @testdouble. @beckyjoy’s worser half.

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