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The Journey of a Blogger Directory

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Here on this blog you are going to find post about a variety of different  topics. This is going to allow us to discuss many different topics. This is going to be a great directory for discovery of many things.

The App Ecosystem’s New Status Quo

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 Americans spent more time using smartphone and tablet applications in 2014 than they did mobile and desktop web combined. With nearly four billion smartphones projected to be in use by 2020, the platform shift to mobile is well underway. Read

Be Hungry or Starve as an Entrepreneur

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Any absence of effort is likely due to a lack of awareness, an abundance of arrogance, or a combination of the two.

Oregon occupation simmers as law enforcement surround holdouts

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BURNS, Ore. (Reuters) – A handful of armed protesters remained holed up in a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon on Thursday, surrounded by police and federal agents, despite impassioned pleas from their jailed leader for them to stand down after

How Fast Did Blue Origin’s Rocket Accelerate on Launch?

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Blue Origin just relaunched the New Shepard rocket. Here is an analysis of the acceleration both for the launch and the landing. The post How Fast Did Blue Origin’s Rocket Accelerate on Launch? appeared first on WIRED.

What Are My Patents Worth?

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 We enter 2016 with some mixed signals regarding the value of patents for technology companies. Many are preaching a death of patent rights and are questioning whether to invest in patents. Will patents continue to be a worthwhile corporate investment?

Chris Pine Sings School Closures on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

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As schools on the Eastern Seaboard slowly re-open after this weekend’s blizzard, the actor has some fun with school closing announcements.

The 5 Worst Pieces of Advice I Got While Building a $100 Million Company

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Don’t get emotionally attached to employees. Automate customer service. Don’t take on any debt. Huh?

Missouri suspends professor who called for 'muscle' against student reporter

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(Reuters) – A University of Missouri communications professor who called for “some muscle” to get a student journalist to back off during campus protests in November, was suspended by the school on Wednesday, days after she was charged with misdemeanor

Sweden Is A Tech Superstar From The North

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 While most of Europe has been mired in economic turmoil since 2008, Sweden has managed to stay afloat — and even accelerate its growth. The country and, especially, its capital, Stockholm, have outpaced other European nations with a mix of

When you want to tell gratitude to suck it

Gratitude is a mothereffing game changer. This isn’t new information to you, if you’ve been reading my blog for any length of time. Chances are you’ve heard me say this on multiple occasions–because I have long been a strong proponent of utilizing

TV Land’s ‘Teachers’ Offers a Comic Vibe That Is Predominantly Female

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The half-hour situation comedy is about a group of elementary school teachers who aren’t always thinking just about the children.

How Asking 'Why' 5 Times Can Change Your Life

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Getting to the root of the problem is the key to finding the real solution.

Virginia resident who traveled abroad tests positive for Zika virus

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Virginia resident who traveled outside the United States has tested positive for the mosquito-transmitted Zika virus, state health officials said on Tuesday.

Melting Blizzard 2016’s Snow Would Take a Lot of Energy

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In some cases, the snow accumulation from the snow storm Jonas must be melted. How much power would it take to melt the snow on the roads? The post Melting Blizzard 2016’s Snow Would Take a Lot of Energy appeared

Zach Sims Of Codecademy On Running A Company That (Still) Doesn’t Charge Users

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 Though the four-year-old online platform Codecademy now teaches employable tech skills to 25 million users around the globe,  it still doesn’t charge for its services (some early testing aside), choosing to remain focused on growth before adding on what CEO Zach Sims describes as

feeling sad? try these quick pick-me-ups!

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  January is always a bit of a sad month for me — and I know I’m not alone in this. For a lot of people, it’s a gloomy, gray month filled with the dreaded post-holiday blues. It’s back-to-work after a

8 Smart Things to Do When You Find Your Capital Isn't Enough

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Ever hear how the founders of Airbnb sold ‘Obama O’s’ and ‘Cap’n McCain’s’ fictitious cereals to help fund their startup?

Fancy a 'political revolution'? Try 'Bernie's Yearning' ice cream

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(Reuters) – Bernie Sanders got his sweetest endorsement yet on Monday when one of the founders of Ben & Jerry’s unveiled an ice cream flavor for the Democratic presidential hopeful, inviting Sanders’ backers to enjoy a spoonful of “Political Revolution.”

Guy Kawasaki On Startups, Entrepreneurship And The State Of Social Media

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 One of Guy Kawasaki’s recurring pieces of advice to entrepreneurs is to create a mantra, not a mission statement. A mantra is three or four words that captures the essence of your organization e.g. Wendy’s: healthy fast food or FedEx: peace of

10 Hilarious Signs You Should Not Take That Job (Infographic)

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#3: ‘We’re looking for a rock star ninja beast for a unique opportunity.’