Archive for May, 2013

Spark Core: Wi-Fi for Everything (Arduino Compatible)

May 3, 2013

A tiny Wi-Fi development board. Arduino + Wi-Fi + ARM Cortex M3 + wireless programming + REST API = awesome. See on www.kickstarter.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Google bets big on peer-to-peer lending

May 3, 2013

Google has led a $125 million investment in peer-to-peer lending service Lending Club, a vote of confidence in upstarts looking to disrupt the way financing gets done in the U.S. See on upstart.bizjournals.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Failure: The key to success?

May 3, 2013

Inspiration can come in strange places. Even in meetings. See on www.bizjournals.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Hiring for your startup? Value passion over skills writes Ray Attiyah

May 3, 2013

When and who to hire is a critical dilemma for new business startups. It’s costly, it’s risky and it’s energy consuming. See on upstart.bizjournals.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

First ever website brought back to life at its original URL

May 2, 2013

April 30th may seem as ordinary as any other date, but in 1993 it marked an important milestone in the development of global communications: it was on that day that the World Wide Web entered the… See on www.theverge.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Crowdfunding Pro and Contra Conference

May 2, 2013

Crowdfunding PRO and CONTRA Conference (May 3d, Denver, CO) provides a unique opportunity for non-profits, entrepreneurial and creative community to learn ab… Marty Koenig‘s insight: I’ll be there, as a speaker on a panel called “Crowdfunding Success Stories” See the program guide here: http://bit.ly/14CLWQZ See on www.youtube.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Why your brain loves music [& stories]

May 2, 2013

New neuroscience study sets out to explain why in some respects music offers the same sort of pleasure as a really good thriller. See on www.telegraph.co.uk

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Blue Moon Brewery now a full-time presence at Coors Field

May 2, 2013

America’s only ballpark brewery is about to become a full-time brewery tasting… See on www.bizjournals.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Fake Tweet Not Funny – Social Media Gets Dangerous

May 2, 2013

Here in the US, the Dow recently tumbled almost 150 points in a “flash crash” caused by widespread digital panic. What was the cause of this panic? Twitter. Marty Koenig‘s insight: It’s also interesting how quickly it recovered, for the same reason it started in the first place. Talk a bout a market palpitation.  See […]

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »

Not so fast, Google; CenturyLink launches 1 gig residential Internet

May 1, 2013

CenturyLink plans to hook up 48,000 homes in Omaha, Neb., to 1 gigabit Internet … See on www.bizjournals.com

Posted in Cash Flow No Comments »