Arvind Vel

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26 Things about Networking (that I learned from books)

I don't have thousands of Linkedin connections or Twitter followers, but I often find myself being approached by other people on how to do networking right. For me, networking is about building relationships, helping each other, not only exchanging business cards. I love reading books, so I backed …

Apple Designer Jonathan Ive on What's Next

'Hello. Thanks for Coming'<p>We use Jonathan Ive’s products to help us to eat, drink and sleep, to work, travel, relax, read, listen and watch, to shop, …

Elon Musk: Triumph of His Will

For his entire life, Elon Musk has bent people to his insatiable will. Most recently, he's co-opted NASA. And now we'll see whether he's a) the visionary who forces americans to become explorers again, or b) a man so distracted by vision that his life's work is a series of brilliant disappointments.<p>…

Fisker vs. Tesla: A Lesson in Not Taking Shortcuts

A Lesson in Not Taking Shortcuts<p>The recent emergence of the modern plug-in electric vehicle has brought more automaker start-ups to the marketplace than we’ve seen in decades, with Fisker Automotive and Tesla Motors the most prominent examples. While there were numerous parallels and connections …

Silicon Valley vs. Detroit: The Battle For The Car Of The Future

<b>The high-tech, superconnected car of the future is coming soon–but who will pay for it, and who will profit?</b><p>The Lexus SUV barreling down Silicon Valley’s Highway 101 is much like any other, save the $65,000 laser sensor spinning on the roof like a nerdy propeller beanie. Capturing 1.3 million bits …

Ktm X-bow Gt

Austrian manufacturer KTM have released the new GT X-Bow, compared to the older version, it now offers an extra dose of comfort and protection for …

The Myth of America's Tech-Talent Shortage

And what it should mean for immigration reform.<p>So it turns out the United States is not, in fact, the educational wasteland tech industry lobbyists would have you think.<p>Companies like Microsoft often claim that America is suffering from an economically hobbling shortage of science, math, and …