Monthly Archives: February 2013

Inventors that failed at first

Inventors These inventors changed the face of the modern world, but not without a few failed prototypes along the way. Thomas Edison: In his early years, teachers told Edison he was “too stupid to learn anything.” Work was no better, … Continue reading

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Keep Georgia on your mind! Help her recover from ALS #Indiegogo

Lets make it happen Do you believe in miracles? I need a miracle to heal and get back my life. Please help to make it happen. Keep Georgia on your mind! http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/lets-make-it-happen I am Georgia and this is my story… … Continue reading

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Facebook Workers Try to Spend Less Than 1 Second Determining Whether Content Is ‘Appropriate’

Facebook Workers Try to Spend Less Than 1 Second Determining Whether Content Is ‘Appropriate’ Emily Bazelon’s deeply reported piece on bullying at Woodrow Wilson Middle School in Watertown, Connecticut is full of important information. But for me, the most telling … Continue reading

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The Zayger 3D Watches #Kickstarter Press Release – #Watches #jewlery #crowdfunding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2/25/2013 Contact: Kinship Marketing Owner@KinshipMarketing.com Watch maker Shlomo Mockin Launches Kickstarter Crowdfunding Campaign for 3D watch company, Zayger Watches. The goal is to raise $40,000 for the production of a new type of watch that will be … Continue reading

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The Mental Health Struggle #Indiegogo- #health #Art #book

The Mental Health Struggle A collection of inspirational and motivational short stories, and pictures, of real people who have triumphed over adversity. All profits donated to charities. http://www.indiegogo.com/TheMentalHealthStruggle A lot of people don’t realize that depression is an illness. I … Continue reading

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The Atalantic- The Death of Retail

The Death of Retail: The Economics of the (Doomed) Office Depot/OfficeMax Merger Office Depot has reportedly agreed to buy OfficeMax to form a super-office-retailing juggernaut that … well, is still 25 percent smaller than Staples and is probably doomed, anyway. … Continue reading

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Wired.com- Kickstarter Comments Spark 11th-Hour Redesign of Tiny Game Console

Kickstarter Comments Spark 11th-Hour Redesign of Tiny Game Console BY RYAN RIGNEY 01.29.13 5:16 PM PlayJam’s $79 portable videogame console, GameStick. The company recently overhauled the design of the device in response to feedback from backers of its Kickstarter campaign. … Continue reading

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