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Why You Should Always Under-Promise and Over-Deliver

<i>Andrea Ayres-Deets is the Lead Writer at ooomf, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Andrea writes about psychology, creativity, and business over on the ooomf blog.</i><p><i>“</i><i>Sure boss, I can have that article to you in two hours.”</i><p>That’s an …

IBM Building " e-Currency Platform," including Bitcoin

<b>by BRIAN COHEN - Dec. 18, 2013</b><p>IBM filed for patent application 2013032570, “e-Currency Validation Authorization Services Platform” with the United …

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Obama's overseas trip: 5 takeaways

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Barack Obama zigzagged across Europe to the Middle East this week, from the Hague to Brussels, Rome and Riyadh.<p>He played the role of chief diplomat, taking a call from Russian President Vladimir Putin to reopen talks on a diplomatic resolution in Crimea from his …

Here Are The Microeconomics Of Uber's Attempt To Revolutionize Taxi Markets

Taxi markets have long needed a shake-up. In theory, entry should be easy--all that is needed is a car and a driving license--with new drivers keeping cab fares close to costs. Yet in many cities, cabs are far from that competitive ideal. Decades of regulation conspire to keep entrants out. In New …

Someday, you may store your solar or wind power in a 'rhubarb battery' from Harvard

One of the biggest problems with renewable energy, like solar or wind power, is that it comes and goes. That's why a team at Harvard is excited about its rhubarb battery.<p>One of the greatest technical problems facing the development of renewable sources is storing the collected energy for later use. …