Ben Liong

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Piper Is The Prettiest Way To Monitor Your Home From Afar

Ottawa-based BlackSumac may not be the first startup to try and revamp the home security system, nor is it the first to use a crowdfunding platform like Indiegogo to make it happen. What this batch of Canadians did do however is create one of the sleekest-looking bits of security hardware I’ve …

How to deploy iOS apps to the iPhone via the command line

In a productive development environment it's usually a good idea to think about the automation of recurring processes like compiling, testing and …

Despicable Me - Mini-Movie 'Banana' Preview - Illumination

calming cat [GIF]

This cat was originally part of an explanation video I made for the German StartUp QUOTE.fm (In Collaboration with Marcel Wichmann) …

Six Fundamentals Every Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed

As an entrepreneur who founded and runs a successful and growing business, Getaroom, I see many entrepreneurs with great ideas but no clue how the business will be profitable. For certain websites or apps, if the idea is good enough you can get lucky and sell the business after you get a spike in …

Ex-Apple Employees Reveal How The Company Is So Good At Keeping Secrets

Apple, of course, is famously press shy. It's incredibly difficult to get insider news out of the company, compared to its peers.<p>The former employees range from people who joined the company in its earliest days in the 1970s to those who've dealt with it recently.<p>Perhaps unsurprisingly, many say …

Justin Jackson's presentation at OKDG: "Build and launch your own stuff"

How are humans going to become extinct?

<b>What are the greatest global threats to humanity? Are we on the verge of our own unexpected extinction?</b><p>An international team of scientists, mathematicians and philosophers at Oxford University's Future of Humanity Institute is investigating the biggest dangers.<p>And they argue in a research paper, …

Steve Jobs' First Boss: 'Very Few Companies Would Hire Steve, Even Today'

Hugh Pickens writes writes <i>"The Mercury News reports that Nolan Bushnell, who ran video game pioneer Atari in the early 1970s, says he always saw</i> …