A bill introduced today in the Senate by Democrat John Kerry and Republican Richard Lugar proposes a new type of visa for immigrants who create startups and jobs in the U.S. A similar proposal is part of an immigration reform bill in the House. The Startup Visa has been controversial and will no doubt draw […]
Updated: Twitter will roll out an official advertising platform, likely within the next month or so, one of the company’s executives told an advertising-industry conference, according to a report in Media Post. Anamitra Banerji, head of product management and monetization at Twitter, apparently made the comment in response to a question from a panel moderator […]
Mobile barcodes seem to be about to go mainstream, with Nokia and Sony Ericsson pre-installing barcode readers on many of their handsets. Barcodes in mobile are generally used to retrieve web content. For example a barcode on a poster can be scanned and used to retrieve a web page where the user can win a […]
Michael Pollan: Forget Nutrition Charts, Eat What Grandma Said Is Good for You http://ping.fm/RRT9A via Ping.fm Posted via web from davidkaufer’s posterous
Today’s Wall Street Journal A-Hed column contains a colorful trademark issue: band names. Said former Led Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones, “Every other name is taken,” Mr. Jones explains. “Think of a great band name and Google it, and you’ll find a French-Canadian jam band with a MySpace page.” I guess that’s one more way […]
Tonight we experienced another huge surprising and exciting night with Stone.
Our family hosted a Super Bowl party that included another couple who also has 4 year old twin sons and a friend who brought over his 3 year old daughter and year and a half year old son. So as you can imagine, it was fairly chaotic constantly and we didn’t get a chance to […]
Editor’s Note: To celebrate the launch of the third annual State of Green Business report, we will be highlighting over the next two weeks the 10 big trends that are shaping the future of the greening of mainstream business. You can download the report for free here, and read all 10 trends on GreenBiz.com. “We’re […]