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Start-up Course Web2.0…There Once Was a World Without Web.

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After web 2.0 My kids will grow up and they won’t understand how I lived and coped in a world without the  web. I always found it amazing how my parents never really had a television growing up. How did they live their lives?! We now live in the web 3.0 world, it is almost […]

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The Official Agreement for a Financial Assistance to the Republic of Cyprus

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Ministry of Finance Announcement Agreement for a Financial Assistance to the Republic of Cyprus On the 16th of March 2013, an agreement has been reached by the Member States of the Eurozone, for granting financial assistance to the Republic of Cyprus. Financial assistance up to an amount of €10 billion is to be granted to […]

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Hippies and Techies, Culture, Purpose and Talent define Companies

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Sheryl Sandberg caused a lot of buzz this week, saying that the Netflix document about culture is the most important document to ever go out of the valley. This was preceded by great input from Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo, who discussed the 3 key growth factors of any company, mentioning culture as the primary factor. […]

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Anonymous’ We Are Legion – Movie about The Story of the Hacktivists

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I just saw a great movie about Anonymous (its version on youtube). The film is available on Youtube for free, but I chose to pay and download it from the movie’s official website, which also includes reviews Huffington Post, New York Times, Wired and more. This is what Wikipedia has to say about Anonymous: Anonymous (used as […]

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The Future of Money: Intro to Bitcoin

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A revolutionary new approach to money is in place: Bitcoin, a virtual currency.  Started in 2009, the Bitcoin currency is not regulated by any central authority; instead it is run as an open-source network of peers, meaning it cannot be manipulated by government.  The Economist published a thorough report in June 2011 explaining exactly how Bitcoin operates, […]

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The Internet Revolution – Chapter 2

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Someone once told me that if I want to explore an idea “too outrageous for our generation”, I should use culture as opposed to standard communication. He explained that using culture (music, plays, story, movie picture) helps explain an idea even if the people watching it are not ready for it yet. After watching the movie Avatar […]

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