Feel free to peruse these relevant resources and discourses on information, information theory and management, decision insight and related topics.
A GENERAL BACKGROUND ON INFORMATION
A great review of James Gleick's new book, "The Information: A History, A Theory, A Flood" (December 2010) by Freeman Dyson in the December issue of New York Review: http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2011/mar/10/how-we-know/?pagination=false
Here is an outstanding blog from James Gleick, written in December 2010, about the history of information: http://www.nybooks.com/blogs/nyrblog/2010/dec/08/information-palace/?printpage=true.
And the seminal paper on Information Theory by Claude Shannon: http://cm.bell-labs.com/cm/ms/what/shannonday/paper.html
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