Alex Salkever

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Best Cities for Startup Founders, Investors and Developers

Indeed Silicon Valley’s start-up ecosystem is the most mature and flourishing. But there are many up and coming cities around the world that are forming veins to pump lifeblood into the ecosystem to help entrepreneurs thrive. For example, I recently wrote a series about Melbourne Australia’s buzz. …

Startups

Drone Mobile is the closest thing to treating your car like a robot

Most recent smart car add-ons have relied on a car's OBD port (on-board diagnostics) to inject the vehicle with a bit more brain power. But a new app …

These Nanotech Lilypads Clean Water Just By Floating In It

Well, looks can be deceiving. Owen says the one-meter diameter devices can clean whole ponds, reduce river pollution, and allow farmers to spray …

Nanotech

Researchers create a headset to turn your jaw into a tiny power plant

We're no strangers to projects that try to capture the power of the human body, but here's one with a peculiar twist. A pair of researchers from Montreal's École de Technologie Supérieure have cooked up a headset that, while extremely goofy-looking, can harness the power of your mighty jaw muscles …

The Week In Numbers: The Cost Of A DIY Spacesuit, The Calories In A Human Body, And More

<b>113:</b> the number of hand-held weapons used World War I and catalogued by this crowd-sourced project. The project is incomplete, so you can add arms if you know of them.<p><b>60 percent:</b> reduction in levels of the air pollutant nitrogen dioxide in the U.S. since 1980. The U.S. Environmental Protection …

LinkedIn Will Kill RSS Support on December 19

LinkedIn yesterday quietly sent out an email to some of its users announcing that its Network RSS feed will be retired on December 19. The company has thus given a week’s notice for the feature.<p>For those who have never used it before, the RSS feed allowed users to subscribe to their network updates …

Hint: Not With Ads. How Can Your Startup Start Making Money?

There are lots of ways to finance your latest business venture, but one of the funnest ones remains offering a product or service in exchange for money, and people paying for it.<p>You should totally employ that strategy for your startup!<p>We kid, we kid, but not really. It’s no secret monetizing a …