Death by PowerPoint
You might know, and remember, Edward Tufte, of the "beautiful books".
He's just been appointed to something by Obama, with nice comments like:
Remember your own advice: Ask, "What would Feynman do?"
My most extreme and grateful congratulations go to Barack Obama. ET, it's his best hire EVER not soon enough.
Was looking for his detailed piece (extract only) about Powerpoint,
having found this summary article,
linked from a piece in the Guardian,
based on this chart which was on today's front page. (probably derived from the NY Times)
Consultants, microsoft, powerpoint - don't you just love them!!