An oldie but a goodie...

Here is a bit of a long, long post from Oscar, in medium Self Made Corporations The internet has allowed people to come together in more ways than we can think of. It’s not just limited to ordering everyday supplies to your home, talking to your loved ones across…

Finding a Path to Innovations

The pursuit of major innovations is often seen as a risky endeavor. However, there is a lower-risk way to commercialize certain types of high-impact innovations — by viewing initial applications as “lily pads” that a company can reach before leaping to the next market. When people talk about innovation, they often…

Coworking movement

The idea of a new startup space hit us about 4 weeks looking for a new office, our brainstorming bellow. The problem New Startups are capable of creating developing and producing amazing solutions to a wide range of problems, we found that even startups with some success are operationally and…

Decision #1: Key Enablers

Decision #1: Key Enablers of Emerging-Market Innovation Managers in emerging-country R&D outfits need to consider three key factors before they embark on innovation for local and similar markets. These enablers are the R&D capability of the unit, the size and uniqueness of the market opportunity, and…

Developing New

Products in Emerging Markets How can multinational companies turn ideas from their emerging-market subsidiaries into global products? A successful innovation developed by Cisco’s R&D unit in India offers practical insights into how to make that process work effectively. For more than a decade, multinational enterprises from developed…

Database app builders

How to build a database the easier way.. Whether you need to manage customer data, organize inventory information, or keep track of your business contacts, there's likely an app for that. Or 30. The only problem is, no app is a perfect match to the way you work. In your…

5x4 Project

The 5x4 Hayes Lane Project is a unique, inner-city dwelling set on a tiny footprint - 5x4 meters! The build is designed, built and powered with both passive and active eco-driven processes, materials and performance considerations. The 5x4 Hayes Lane Project encourages discussion around sustainable living, a healthy form of…

Openhab 1.8

We’ve all seen the utopian product demos where lights, TVs and thermostats automatically activate and adjust to optimal settings as someone enters their home. But those demos usually require everything to come from one vendor. openHAB might provide the middleware solution for the Internet of Things in the home.…