Jon Baldwin

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BossaBassa Cajon ReMix featuring Melody Stanford

Remixes

Tripcast takes travel journaling to the next level

The days of sorting through hundreds of printed photos has been replaced by having to sort through hundreds of digital photos. Tagging makes this …

Apps

Welcome to the Everything Boom, or Maybe the Everything Bubble

‘Mini Farms’ By Israel’s Livingbox Wins Top Prize For Best Project To Feed Third World

Israeli Water Tech Startup Nabs 1st Place At CES Event<p>January 9, 2018 | Israeli water tech company Lishtot, Hebrew for “drink,” won first place at …

Facebook discovers email providers are using unique plugin for encryption; urges others to follow suit

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Peshkova/Shutterstock<p>If you are ambivalent about using STARTTLS — an extension that’s used to upgrade an insecure …

Breaking Up with Facebook: Where Are Brands and Young Users Going?

“We’d love to say ‘It’s not you, it’s us’ but it’s totally you. Not to be rude, but you aren’t the smart, funny social network we fell in love with several years back. You’ve changed. A lot,” wrote delivery service Eat24 in its breakup letter with Facebook.<p>Eat24 is one of the many brands …

it is NOT junk | a blog about genomes, DNA, evolution, open science, baseball and other important things

By | Published: July 19, 2017<p>Last week news broke of a pair of lawsuits filed by two prominent female scientists alleging they had been subject to …

Health Care

Silicon Valley Can’t Keep Up With Korea’s Financial Revolution

<i>Jon Norris is a writer for TransferWise who splits his time between the U.S. and the U.K. This post originally appeared on the TransferWise blog and has been republished with permission.</i><p>Until a few years ago, South Korea was promoted by its Tourism Board as “Land of the Morning Calm”. While the …

As taxes on cigarettes go up, so does smuggling, study finds

More than half of the cigarettes for sale in New York are smuggled into the state illegally – the highest percentage in the country, according to a recent report from the Tax Foundation.<p>According to the non-partisan research group, increased excise taxes on cigarettes to discourage smoking have, in …

Why Investors Don't Sign NDAs

There’s a popular misconception amongst first-time entrepreneurs that sharing an idea without signing a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) will lead to some version of The Social Network, where Mark Zuckerberg, played by Jesse Eisenberg, steals the Facebook idea and becomes a billionaire.<p>The mythology …

Why I won’t sign an NDA

I am constantly approached about helping someone start the next “Apple” or “Google”. I have had some success in the tech startup scene, which made me …

NDA

Why I Won’t Sign Your NDA

The other day I got to chatting with a lovely woman who reached out after reading my blog. She was interested in talking about an idea she had, how …