Uriel Franquis

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Descubren que el oro y la plata se crearon en otra galaxia

El origen de elementos pesados como el oro, la plata y el platino, ha sido hasta hace muy poco un auténtico enigma. Y la respuesta estaba fuera de …

How To Tell People What You Do -- And Be Remembered

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”<p>―Maya Angelou<p>Maya is right on the money.<p>When you’re introducing yourself to new colleagues or potential employers, either in writing or face-to-face, people rarely remember the …

10 inventos reales que parecen de ciencia ficción

La tecnología avanza tan rápido que a veces no somos verdaderamente conscientes de hasta donde hemos llegado. A continuación, os ofrecemos una …

ANALYSTS: Gold Is Vulnerable To A Short Squeeze

Gold prices have risen in seven of the last eight trading sessions.<p>Since the brutal sell-off that gripped the gold market throughout much of the first half of 2013 came to an end at a price of $1179 an ounce on June 28, the metal has rallied 16.6% over the past month and a half to $1375 at Friday's …

Markets

7 Businesses Making Lots Of Money In Ways You Wouldn't Expect

It's true -- most companies reap profits in obvious ways. Google earns a lot of money through advertising, Apple from selling iPhones and iPads and retail stores like Gap through selling clothing and other items.<p>But every so often, a company comes along that figures out how to make money in a …

Coca-Cola Debuts “Life” Brand, Highlights Deadliness Of Regular Coke

The red splash of Coca Cola is one of the most recognizable pieces of branding across the globe. It’s stamped on cans, bottles, and polar bears of every nation. But for the soft drink giant’s Argentinian spinoff, Coca-Cola Life, the new label is green.<p>Now the green label is an absurdly obvious bit …

Coca-Cola

What's your persona? Study dissects iPhone, iPad habits

The iPhone was the far more popular device for single people, new moms, and "value shoppers," according to the study by Flurry Analytics.<p>That people use smartphones and tablets for different tasks at different times is not so surprising, though a new study shows some of the distinct differences in …

Apps

Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch rumored for September 4th unveiling

Bloomberg reports that Samsung's long-rumored smartwatch is a "wristwatch-like smartphone" that will launch on September 4th. The news source specifically points to the Android-powered device being able to "make phone calls, surf the web, and handle emails." As previously indicated by a trademark …

America’s most densely-packed startup scenes aren’t just in Northern California

If you’re up on trends in high tech startups, and you’re a budding entrepreneur, you should open your first office in Silicon Valley, right? Not so fast: A new report from the Kauffman Foundation, in collaboration with Engine, a policy coalition for startups, used data from the US Census to show …

Startups

Elon Musk reveals plans for high-speed Hyperloop

In a blog post today, Elon Musk revealed plans for an alpha version of his much-anticipated Hyperloop, an innovative transportation system that would move passengers from Los Angeles to San Francisco in less than 30 minutes. According to the plans (PDF), the Hyperloop would transport passengers in …

3 Ways To Create Value That Lasts

Innovators work hard to understand exactly what value means to their customers so they can generate it. So how exactly do you generate value?<p>Generating value is one of the most misunderstood tools of innovation. But it’s also one of the most important.<p>After all, value is what causes people to want …

Innovation

Ovo wants to take the pain out of beaming videos to your TV

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Beaming videos from your mobile phone or your laptop to your TV is still a bit of a hassle, especially if you’re looking for an …

5 Lessons Every Startup Founder Should Learn

No matter your education, founding a company is going to school you. Take these lessons to heart before you get hit with the books.<p>Your idea is probably not new<p>There are very few new ideas. Whatever idea you have come up with, someone else is already working on it, because most ideas and companies …

Electronic Medical Records

The Internet Satisfies Multiple Generations Of Customers Seeking Product And Service Information

No one can deny the importance or the impact the Internet has made on the retailing industry. During 2012, the percent of consumers who clicked, surfed or shopped online increased approximately 15% compared to the previous year. Many consumers surf the web not to purchase merchandise but to search …