Subscribe Now to Our Free Email Newsletter

Game-Design-2
April 13th, 2015 at 1:36 pm

How wearables can transform small and growing businesses

AppleWatch

After the unveiling of the new Apple Watch, it was apparent that wearables are just as functional as they are fun.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 13th, 2015 at 1:30 pm

Uber’s new auto rickshaw service in India, allowing cash payments for first time

3205436662_25f6d27a34_z

The taxi hailing app war is heating up in India.  Late last week, news of Ola’s latest $310 million funding round surfaced, then just a few hours later, Uber introduced its first service that allows for cash payments in the country.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 13th, 2015 at 1:11 pm

Amazing photo of a plane refueling a helicopter that’s carrying a hummer

mhylrmm1n52ixhxnlugh

It has been said that logistics wins wars.  If that is true the USMC is going to be pretty tough to beat.   Continue Reading »

IL-Header-Communicating-with-the-Future

comments Comments Off
April 10th, 2015 at 10:47 pm

The Coming Era of Alternative Credentialing

 

Futurist Thomas Frey:  Earlier this week the DaVinci Institute became the first organization in the world to offer Microdegrees® to the graduates of the Institute’s coding school, DaVinci Coders. People who complete courses in Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, Swift/iOS, and Game Development will all be on track to receive this new form of credentialing.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 10th, 2015 at 10:39 pm

Struggling to hook kids, baseball risks losing fans to other sports

13089126633_00bfd8dcfa_z

 

Rob Albericci saw his son Austin’s Little League baseball team struggle to recruit enough kids to fill a roster, and the rising demands of Austin’s football team, the growing pressure for kids to focus on a single sport, to specialize even before they hit puberty.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 10th, 2015 at 10:36 pm

Custom pancake printer has already made over $460,000 on Kickstarter

pancake-bot

PancakeBot, ”the world’s first pancake printer,” allows you to print out pancakes into just about any design you can imagine.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 10th, 2015 at 10:33 pm

California is not the home of the best programming talent in the world

10481690626_be9f8793e7_z

You’d probably say California if asked to name the best place in the world to find top programmer talent.  Some compelling data that shows that’s not the case.

NOTE:  Anyone interested in learning to code, DaVinci Coders offers multiple courses designed to get you into the rapidly growing technology industry.  For more info please visit davincicoders.com.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 10th, 2015 at 10:13 pm

Aluminum battery that fully charges in just one minute

16151250493_2ac176f2bc_z

Having replaced the heavier, single-use alkaline type in everything from wristwatches to jumbo jets, lithium-ion batteries have been a boon for the modern world.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 10th, 2015 at 9:16 pm

Virtual and Augmented reality could grow to $150 billion by 2020

4325703868_170811a609_z

Despite the augmented reality and virtual reality markets have yet to get off the ground, market advisor Digi-Capital estimates that the combined markets will reach $150 billion by 2020.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
April 9th, 2015 at 1:45 pm

Bitcoin Embassy opens in Houston

houstonembassy

Cryptospaces, which is backed by bitcoin consulting company, FinalHash has opened the Houston Bitcoin Embassy is an incubator/ coworking space dedicated to tech startups. There are also plans to install a bitcoin ATM in the facility by the end of April.   Continue Reading »

comments Comments Off
DaVinci Coders