Bas Martinot

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Could Fitness Be The Killer App For Google Glass? Race Yourself Crowd Funds £100K For GlassFit App

With Google Glass yet-to-launch publicly, the jury is still out on what will be the wearable computer’s killer apps. With its hands-free operation, pedestrian navigation and points-of-interest seem an obvious use-case. But perhaps exercise could be another. That’s certainly the opinion of …

10 Innovators Who Changed the World in 2013

These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our imagination by creating swarms of smart rescue robots, cars that drive themselves, and a rugged rover that could change the way we think about exploring the Red Planet.<p>These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our …

My stroke of insight

Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions -- …

How great leaders inspire action

Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership -- starting with a golden circle and the question "Why?" His examples …

What Makes a Likeable Leader?

I've been thinking about and writing about likeable business for several years now. There are many opinions about what makes a likeable leader, and …

Do schools kill creativity? | Sir Ken Robinson

Creativity

If You’ve Got A Great Idea, Go For It, Critics Be Damned

Try to pitch THINX underwear at a party and the response will probably consist of a few bashful giggles and maybe a dismissive eye roll. But after that first reaction, fashionable underwear designed for a woman’s menstrual cycle starts to make a lot of sense. The nearly 700 backers of THINX’s …

10 Tips For First-Time Entrepreneurs

I didn’t plan to be an entrepreneur. I’d just moved back to Los Angeles after spending two and a half years in San Francisco while attending Presidio …

Entrepreneurship

Successful Entrepreneur Rules | Entrepreneurship Success

Daring truth bombs about entrepreneurship. Brace yourself<p>Have you ever dreamt of owning your own business? Or being your own boss? Or starting your …