Jade Stenger

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What do failed startups have in common?

Steve Hogan has seen a lot of startups struggle. His firm, Tech-Rx, aims to save as many of those as possible because, in his words, "all innovations …

How I Took a Product Concept to Market as a Design Student, by Rob Bye

Text & photos by Robert Bye<p>I first envisioned initial concept for Hangen 18 months ago, and since being featured on Core77 in February 2012, it has …

How these photographers are making a living on Instagram

In 2011, Ike Edeani bought his first iPhone, primarily so he could download a new photo app called Instagram.<p>At the time, Edeani yearned to quit his day job as a graphic designer to pursue his passion for photography. Instagram offered a creative outlet and a receptive audience, so he quickly got …

17 Startup Founders on How to Become Insanely Successful

Here's what it takes to launch a business, from those who have been there before.

Startups

Create Your Own Hipster Logo In 6 Steps

Launching your very own artisanal organic ketchup company? Do yourself a favor and make a hipster logo to go with it.<p>It’s not entirely clear how the “hipster” came to absorb everything that is home-grown, butchered, built, assembled, shaved, and yes, pickled. But regardless of its hazy origins, the …

How I Started My Business With $1

Ten years ago this week, my husband and I found an old, tattered copy of <b>Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland</b> at a street sale for $1. From this find, two entrepreneurs and a rare book company were born. Of course it’s not that simple—there are many ups and downs, ins and outs to our story, but …

What does it take to start a blog these days?

The blogging life used to be so easy.<p>Just five years ago, a blog was still a novelty and if you started one, you would probably occupy a niche in …

9 Characteristics Of 21st Century Learning

The label of “21st Century learning” is vague, and is an idea that we here at TeachThought like to take a swing at as often as possible, …

How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different

<b>How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>This content is proudly sponsored by The Institute for the Habits of Mind, promoting the</b> …

Pedagogy

The student debt bubble isn’t bursting

While banks pull out of student loan business, the government is still making bank on student debtors<p>News that Wall Street giant JPMorgan Chase will cease to make student loans next month, whispers about the much-anticipated burst of the vast student loan bubble are growing louder.<p>And while …

The FBI Is Now at War with Syrian Hackers

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Following the most high-profile Syrian Electronic Army media hack yet, the FBI has acknowledged the …

Google is waging war on apps that attack, infiltrate and steal from your phone

Late last month, Google made sweeping changes to its policies for developers on Play, the official store for apps that run on Android, Google’s smartphone operating system. The changes, which among other things affect how ads are displayed and permissions sought, are meant to make Android safer so …

Apps

Tim Tebow refuses to switch from QB for NFL team, report says

Tim Tebow wouldn't seem to be in a position to be picky about his employment opportunities -- not after being cut by the New England Patriots days before the start of the NFL season.<p>Still, if a report by Sports Illustrated's Peter King on NBC's "2013 NFL Kickoff" show is true, Tebow wanted nothing …

NFL

11 Ways College Athletes Are Treated Worse Than Unpaid Interns

Unpaid interns across the country are questioning the fairness (and legality) of not getting paid for their work. But another group of young adults works hard every day for no pay: student-athletes.<p>Overworked and often discarded after years of constantly putting their bodies at risk of injury, …

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Pain~life~death Poem by Elena Sandu

True that death is inevitable, life is finite...musty accept it! Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply<p>TRue my dear, life is finite on earth but for …

First Book

Will Gaming Save Education, or Just Waste Time?

Gaming | August 2013 Digital Edition<p>Today's sophisticated digital games are engaging students and conveying hard-to-teach concepts like failure and …

Can online learning make teaching more human?

Data-driven pedagogy. The phrase conjures a robotic, dull future that only intensifies the worst aspects of 20th-century, bureaucratic, industrial …

Parents Attitudes on the Quality of Education in the United States

Between America’s long-standing national objective of improving the strength of the public school system to prepare students for college and careers …

Education

Education – A better way for the US to give foreign aid.

Ten years ago, I lived in KwaZulu Natal South Africa for a year, working at a foster care center that supported children living in the region. It was …