The World’s First $9 Computer is Currently Making a Runway Hit

By Anne Cacherell This 1-minute video features CHIP, the world’s first $9 computer. The Next Thing Co., a group of smart inventors led by Dave Rauchwerk, is currently seeking crowdfunding on Kickstarter for this new, ultra-low cost microcomputer. With its built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, this tiny device lets you surf the web, check your e-mail,…

5 Reasons Your Business Should Be Investing in the Clouds

Image by: Tatlin By  George Lamb For those of you who are unsure exactly what the cloud is all about, in a nutshell, its basically a form of computing–cloud computing–based on the internet where people run programs or applications from software downloaded onto a server or an actual computer. This allows people to access the…

Google Maps Aims to See Every Part of the World

By Richard K Noots Google Maps is generally what we use to see parts of the world that we will most likely never visit. How do they do it though? Well, it’s a bit of a variety. Sometimes they’ll use snowmobiles or other types of vehicles to traverse harsh terrain. Other times, they do it…

Have You Been Hacked? 5 Steps in Reclaiming Your Business

Image by: Nate Grigg By: George Lamb Hackers, we hear about them all the time but most entrepreneurs don’t actually realize that it is indeed possible to become a victim of their foul play. Nowadays virtually all of our personal information has some sort of contact with the internet.  Whether it be our social security…

Trouble in the Trenches? 4 Traits You Need to Polish to Be a Better Entrepreneur

Image by: Eric Schmidt By: Giovanni Fields Being an entrepreneur is akin to converting to a religion. You start off small and wide eyed at the bottom ranks until over time you slowly start to gain knowledge, experience and the fortitude necessary to withstand all the hardships that you are destined to encounter. And as an entrepreneur, there will…