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The Rise in Crowd Powered Business

The Rise in Crowd Powered Business

There had been a rise in companies and organizations that utilize crowdsourcing. Increasing number of organizations and even governments have recognized the power of crowds and are utilizing crowdsourcing for everything from design, marketing, administration, innovation to marketing researh and raising money.

Tech Controversy in China

Tech Controversy in China

Chinese fake electronics-most notably Apple lookalikes-threaten intellectual property, but provide amazing opportunities to those who can’t afford “the real thing”. Foreign dignitaries and business people sometimes discover security problems following trips to the most populous country in the world. And amidst social rebellions worldwide, Chinese officials grow ever more concerned about the role of social […]

Cruising the Floating Economy

Cruising the Floating Economy

Cruise ships are titans of the vacation industry. These massive boats holding thousands of vacationers sail the world over every day. In 2011 alone, over 19 million people took a cruise, totaling over $29 billion in business. But surprisingly, less than a quarter of Americans have set foot on a cruise ship. Let’s consider the […]

Celebrating Independence Day [Infographic]

Celebrating Independence Day [Infographic]

Have you ever wanted to know why horses hated the 4th of July years ago? Did you know there’s a U.S. state that forbids misdemeanor arrests on the 4th? How many Americans have no idea which country America declared its independence from in 1776? Do you know which American Presidents died on the 4th of […]

23 Things You Don’t Know About Michael Jordan [Infographic]

23 Things You Don’t Know About Michael Jordan [Infographic]

Michael Jordan may be one of the most successful and popular sports celebrities of all time but there are many interesting (and sometimes bizarre) facts about him that the general public doesn’t know. Here’s a look at some of those tidbits that make you go hunh?