April 11, 2015

If I were a bank regulator, I would at least give Dyson’s engineering a call.

Sir, I refer to John Gapper’s and Tanya Powley’s fabulous interview with James and Jake Dyson “All inventors are maniacs” April 11.

Just thought you might be interested in a post on my subprime-bank regulations blog that I posted last year. It begins with:

“There I was trying to dry my hands wringing them in some tepid air blowing from the round hole of an appliance, thinking about how much more efficient the flat whole hand reaching drier was, when suddenly I thought… if I were a bank regulator I would at least give Dyson’s engineering group a call to see what they would think I should do….

I invite you to read it: