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Cold Fusion Lives: Experiments Create Energy When None Should Exist

Howard J. Wilk is a long-term unemployed synthetic organic chemist living in Philadelphia. Like many pharmaceutical researchers, he has suffered …

Physics

Designing For All Five Senses

Do your designs touch every sense possible?<p>This essay was first published on Design for Europe.<p>Our perceptions of the world are built on multiple senses. They interact to help us make sense of our surroundings, so a car will seem to be traveling faster if it makes a lot of noise. And whether we …

Automotive Industry

4 Myths About Silicon Valley Industrial Designers

Think you understand what it’s like to design products in the Valley? Think again.<p>The job of industrial designers may seem like magic. They sketch something, send it to a factory, and presto, new iPods! The reality has more to do with navigating contract negotiations, checking egos, following your …

Slack Is Just The Tip Of The Iceberg For Enterprise Tech

Slack’s valuation soared to $2.8 billion in less than two years, and has doubled in the past six months alone — all without any big marketing campaigns. The startup’s adoption curve and rave reviews are something many founders and investors dream about, but few actually achieve.<p>Enterprise startups …

Startups

Enterprise Software’s Trillion-Dollar Opportunity

Outside of the tech industry, an unmistakable trend is sweeping the business world.<p>Companies in industries as far ranging as transportation, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing are facing the pressures of digital disruption. As we move irreversibly into an economy defined by new competitive …

Innovation

Immunotherapy: the big new hope for cancer treatment

<b>Analysis:</b> A combination therapy – helping the body’s own defences fight cancer cells – has shown impressive results for terminally ill melanoma patients<p>Immunotherapy is the most exciting development in cancer treatment in years, beginning to take off at a time when much cancer drug research seems …

Immunotherapy

Mary Meeker: These 16 startups will forever change how we do our jobs

This year, as part of that, she discussed the rise of new apps that help us do our jobs and called out 14 young companies as examples.<p>This isn't a completely objective list. Kleiner has funded most of these companies.<p>Still, some of them you've heard of and are maybe already using. Others you …

Gorgeous Glass Vessels Beautifully Engraved with Trees by Kayo Yokoyama

“In Australia, I live among trees; trees are an essential factor for me to fell connected and at home.” Japanese artist Kayo Yokoyama creates beautifully detailed glass sculptures engraved with trees. Like a dentist, she uses hand-held motor drills with small diamond tipped burrs to carve her …

How To Create Super-Intelligent Machines That Won't Kill Us

Preventing an Age of Ultron<p>In the most recent installment of Marvel's Avengers franchise, the artificial intelligence Ultron is hell-bent on exterminating humanity. In Ultron's own words, "I was designed to save the world," but the robot ultimately concludes that when it comes to humans, "there's …

So You've Validated Your Startup Idea. What Next?

<i>Ariel Rosenthal is a co-founder at</i> <i>Xprt</i><i>, a new startup looking to provide instant technical support and shopping advice from reliable and vetted experts.</i><p>Working on startups for the last 10 years, I had some successes and some failures. Six months ago, I pulled the curtains on a startup I had …

Focusing Your Spark — Tips for Growth From the Inc. 5000

Every year since 1982, the Inc. 5000 has recognized the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.<p>We asked leaders from enterprise software and services companies in the Inc. 5000 to give up the goods and share the most important lessons they’ve learned over the years of their rapid growth.<p>This …

Secrets of Sales Performance Success [Infographic]

Money doesn't pay all the bills when it comes to motivating top sales teams. Find out what does drive superior sales performance for A-players. Learn more about the Secrets of Sales Performance in this infographic.<p>To learn more about improving sales performance with the salesforce Sales Performance …

Presence Marketing

Successfully reported this slideshow.<p>We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.<p>9,369 views<p>Share<br>• Like<br>• Download<br>• ...<p>Published on Sep 10, 2013<p>Shikharesh Das , Managing Director at Ontogenix at Ontogenix 3 …

Posters For Planners from Barkley & PSFK

PSFK Labs recently held a workshop at Kansas City shop, Barkley. Faris Yakob came with us to provide the team there some education on the strategy and planning side of the business. To inspire participants in the 2 day session, the studio decorated the walls with a series of images with slogans:

Creating a brand — who really controls your brand's story

“Your brand is what other people say about you when you’re not in the room.” 
Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.com<p>“If you don’t give the market the story to talk about, they’ll define your brand’s story for you.” David Brier<p>Every brand has a story.<p>Few brands tell their story well.<p>Most do not.<p>Those …

The Future of Public Engagement

The future of public engagement can be seen today, just look at what top brands like Oreo and Burberry are doing to engage consumers through highly visual, timely, and useful media. The "pummel them until they submit" model is out, the "empower and educate" model is in.<p>Originally presented July 25, …

Investor Pitches That Win - Sol Marketing, Austin, TX

Basics on creating a winning investor pitch -- with everything you do need and nothing you don't. More information at http://investorpitches.com

Smart Cities: How Smart is Too Smart?

Successfully reported this slideshow.<p>We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.<p>6,975 views<p>Share<br>• Like<br>• Download<br>• ...<p>Published on Jul 25, 2013<p>Julius Cesar Hassan , Owner Nusantara Cerdas Consult at …

Video: Baby elephant sees ocean for the first time

To celebrate World Elephant Day … It’s an EarthSky favorite!<p>Eleanor Imster has helped write and edit EarthSky since 1995. She was an integral part of …