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40 anni, laureato, meglio se con un master. Ecco chi fa startup in Italia

Più di 40 anni e con molta passione per le cose di cui si interessa. È questo l’identikit dello startupper italiano uscito da un’indagine di Italia …

Ahmed, maker di 14 anni, arrestato per un orologio fai-da-te. Ma Obama e Zuckerberg lo difendono

Si è costruito, da solo, un orologio e l'ha portato a scuola. La polizia di Dallas lo scambia per una bomba e arresta il ragazzo mentre si trovava in …

Is Enterprise Hyper Growth The New Normal?

Jason Green Contributor<p>Jason Green is a founder and general partner of Emergence Capital.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Promise, Progress And Pain Of Collaboration Software<p>The enterprise cloud has entered a new era of hyper growth thanks to a combination of dramatically expanded global markets, …

Innovation

Jack Conte, il gene italiano della creatività negli USA in una startup di successo: Patreon

La piattaforma di crowdfunding per artisti indipendenti, in attività dal maggio 2013, conta ad oggi circa 15mila creativi e un fatturato di oltre 25 …

Fresco News Raises $1.2M For Crowdsourced Journalism

Fresco News has raised $1.2 million in seed funding.<p>I first wrote about the startup back in June, when founder and CEO John Meyer (pictured above) explained that the company was working an app where users could both browse breaking news content and also accept assignments to contribute photos and …

Ecco la galassia più lontana mai vista - Wired

Ha la veneranda età di <b>13,2 miliardi di anni</b>. Niente male, se si considera che l’Universo è stesso è datato circa <b>13,8 miliardi di anni</b>. Gli astronomi …

Quando lo shopping online diventa un’impresa - Wired

A suon di <i>‘aggiungi al carrello’</i> in pochi decenni sono nati imperi e <b>l’ecommerce è diventato consuetudine</b> per ogni commerciante: dallo sconosciuto …

I fondi del caffè si trasformano in combustibile a basso costo

I fondi di caffè lavorati con idrossido di sodio ad alte temperature permettono di assorbire il gas serra e di trasformarlo in combustibile a basso …

The World's 18 Strangest Hotels

For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. Here are the world's 18 strangest hotels.<p>The first thing every hotel developer considers before construction is "who is the guest, and why are they …

Baubax, la giacca “smart” che raccoglie oltre 9 milioni di dollari dal crowdfunding

Quindici soluzioni hi tech, nove tasche e quattro modelli diversi per rispondere ad ogni evenienza. Ecco la giacca del futuro che ha spopolato su …

Nelle grandi aziende riparte la caccia ai giovani talenti

A che punto sono i piani di assunzione delle grandi aziende? Prima della pausa estiva Il Sole 24 Ore aveva anticipato i programmi di recruiting di …

Drumi, la prima lavatrice portatile ed ecologica

Non necessita di energia elettrica né di acqua corrente, può entrare in un normale portabagagli d’auto per seguirvi ovunque vogliate: ecco la nuova …

Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

Sculpture

Le case magiche in bambù di Elora Hardy: «Vi spiego perché è il materiale del futuro»

Il bambù oltre a raggiungere altezze notevoli è estremamente forte: «Sbatteteci quattro tonnellate dritte su un'estremità e lui resisterà». In più è …

Il codice tondo di Charing per pagare con lo smartphone

Co-fondata dall'italiano Michele Silletti, la startup fintech RingPay ha appena lanciato Charing, un'applicazione che aiuta le Onlus a raccogliere …

9 Topics for…Apple iOS 9

Apple will announce its latest operating system on Wednesday at an event in San Francisco. The latest unveiling from the tech giant is expected to include new iPhones, new iPads, revamped Apple TV, new bands for the Apple Watch and the Apple News app, among other changes and enhancements. The Apple …

Apple Pay

no. 5065 scooter is an effective piece to a bigger urban transportation service

<b>no. 5065 scooter is an effective piece to a bigger urban transportation service</b><br>all images courtesy of wang yixing<p>working with a variety of different …

Electric Vehicles

Every Music Video Should Feature A Light Painting Machine

The producer Sam Shepherd, aka Floating Points, recently released the video for his single “Silhouettes“. The video follows stream of light travel across landscape and sky, morphing into wire-y shapes like a light painting. Unlike most light paintings, however, these were made with a special …

6 Ways to Reduce the Stress of Presenting

In the past 30 years, I’ve given more than 3,000 speeches to audiences across the world. Presentations have been such a central part of my work that many who know me best have been surprised to learn how much anxiety they used to cause me. After my fourth root canal, my dentist pointed out that I …

office building in switzerland by fruehauf henry & viladoms

<b>fruehauf henry & viladoms constructs concrete office building in switzerland</b><br>all images courtesy of FHV architectes<p><b>designed by fruehauf henry &</b> …

Architecture

Google Teams Up With Sanofi To Develop Diabetes Tech

Google is making another move into the profitable sphere of diabetes management: Its Life Sciences arm–which will soon fall under Google’s new parent company, Alphabet–is announcing a partnership with Sanofi, a French pharmaceutical company, to build new treatment products for diabetes. The two …

Watch Will Smith Take on the NFL in Trailer for 'Concussion'

Less than two weeks before the official start of the NFL season, Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for the "Concussion," a movie starring …

The Brain

Choose Your Own Dinner Table With Floyd’s Utility Legs

Floyd’s table legs were a hit immediately upon release last year, as they allowed anyone to add a bit of industrial chic to their home, using whatever flat surface they wanted as a desk or a table. But the only downside was that they weren’t designed for heavy use. With the introduction of the …

interview with graphic designer erich brechbühl

interview with graphic designer erich brechbühl<p><b>erich brechbühl is a swiss graphic designer based in lucerne. he’s an agi member best known for his</b> …

Graphic Design

DL atelier forms terraced co-working space for up factory

<b>DL atelier forms terraced co-working space for up factory</b><br>all images courtesy of wei gao, xinye sun, yang liu<p><b>chinese studio DL atelier transformed an</b> …

Curvy

pinwu adds concept store into yuhang's design library in china

<b>pinwu adds concept store into yuhang’s design library in china</b><br>all images courtesy of the from yuhang rong design library<p><b>comprised of three designers,</b> …

Design

francesc rifé highlights rustic qualities of traditional spanish farmhouse

<b>francesc rifé highlights rustic qualities of traditional spanish farmhouse</b><br>photography by fernando alda<p><b>based in rural spain,francesc rifé studio have</b> …

Architecture

iconic new york poster designed by alfalfa studio

<b>rediscover NYC with the iconic new york poster by alfalfa studio</b><br>all images courtesy of alfalfa studio<p>‘everybody loves new york’ says rafael esquer, …

studio brichetziegler shapes bamboo cardboard under the skin lamp by hand

<b>studio brichetziegler shapes bamboo cardboard under the skin lamp for maison et objet</b><br>image © julien deceroi<p><b>studio brichetziegler‘s ‘under the skin’</b> …

Design

È italiano il bite che, messo in bocca, fa perdere peso (senza controindicazioni)

Si chiama DentaSlim-Up il device che limita i movimenti della lingua durante la masticazione e aumenta tempi necessari all’assunzione del cibo …