Tiffany Kjos

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4 Secrets To Acing A Business Pitch

Nothing ruins a Saturday morning sleep-in like the deafening drone of a leaf blower or the ear-splitting wail of a car alarm. Thankfully, <b></b>you’ve invented a clever little device that attaches to the inside of a window and reduces outside noises to a whisper. You created a prototype, and a focus group …

Entrepreneurship

Xiaomi May Have A Major Patent Problem

China played an huge part in Apple’s record $18 billion in profit this last quarter. The region accounted for 21% of Apple’s revenue, up from 16% last year. After looking for a while like it was under assault from local, cheaper players in China, Apple has turned the tables.<p>Its presence in the …

Cellular Networks

iPhone & iPad Apps Gone Free – January 29, 2015

Need your daily fix of free apps? We’ve handpicked 38 iPhone, iPad and iPod touch apps that are free today only.<p>This apps gone free alert includes</i> …

The Surging US Dollar Poses A Major Threat To Overleveraged EM Currencies

With the US Dollar at a 12-year high, overleveraged EM currencies look extremely vulnerable. Since 2008, EM financial assets have nearly doubled to $47 trillion, mostly in the form of debt. All kinds of debt. Outstanding loans, corporate bonds, government bonds, you name it.<p>This shouldn’t be a …

Joko Widodo

Why The World’s Salad Bowl Wants To Go High Tech

Salinas, California, wants to be a tech hub for the farming set.<p>If you’re eating a salad for lunch today, there’s a good chance it came from California’s Salinas Valley, the rich agricultural area an hour’s drive south of Silicon Valley where more than two-thirds nation’s leafy greens are produced. …

Farming

How I Traced 20% Of Ross Ulbricht's Biticoin To The Silk Road

I previously remarked how I could trace payments direct from the Silk Road to Ross Ulbricht in just a couple of mouseclicks. But why bother clicking when you can have a computer do the work for you?<p>The analysis was simple: I wrote a program which isolated every transaction where one of the source …

Bitcoin

What Great Data Visualization Looks Like: 12 Complex Concepts Made Easy

Learn why great data visualization makes complex concepts simple -- and get 12 examples of it in action.

Data Visualization

With Trillions Of Connected Devices, Internet Of Things Creates Big Data Conundrum

With the Internet of Things (IoT) invading this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, it’s not hard to see how millions – maybe even trillions – of connected devices will soon help the world run simple. But as I mentioned in a prior post, a never before seen infrastructure must be able to accommodate …

Internet of Things

Products

Data source certification<p>Bring a new level of governance to your analytics.<p>Bring a new level of governance to your analytics. Mark data sources as …

How Designers Turn Data Into Beautiful Infographics

Behind the scenes of information architects’ creative processes.<p>The best infographics are clear, easy to digest, and eye-catching. But the process of distilling data into a neat little chart, bar graph, or venn diagram usually requires pages and pages of messy preparatory sketches, which are rarely …

Data Visualization

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations At CES 2015

Once again, we scoured the edges of the 2.2 million square feet of exhibit space at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show looking for what we call Big Bang Disruptors.<p>Those are the innovations that enter the market both better and cheaper than existing products or services, creating the greatest …

3D Printing