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Economic Multipliers (115)  
 
Do you know what these are?
They help CREATE wealth in systems.
‘Smart’ software is not always an economic multiplier.
    
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I love spell check.  I even love editing features that correct my typing mistakes as I make them.

My typing skills are not as refined as those of the individual who once trained on a typewriter.  I grew up in the ‘keyboard’ era where the delete key was very easy to use.

When I wrote about the toothpick tree (No. 114), I typed the words Salvadora Persica.  Somehow those words got (temporarily) transformed into Salvadoran Persia.

If you wanted to know about something like a tree, it would be tough to find it if you weren’t looking for the right thing. 

I still can’t figure out how the name of the tree got ‘transformed’ since spell check features usually query you on changes.

Likewise, I don’t even know if this particular tree is considered an invasive species:  Even if it isn’t, it could become invasive in a non-native area.

Is it a good thing to ‘feature’ a tree that you’ve never seen?

There are lots of different ways to be ‘smart.’