Falling into Bad Data

By : Mike Davie   Why entrepreneurs must educate themselves on the risks of the data economy   In this new information-driven economy, a lack of appreciation for transparent data begins to look less like calculated risk and more like carelessness. With our systems and organizations becoming increasingly data-reliant due to breakthroughs in areas

Fast-Track Accelerators

By : Khadija Azhar   While many of us saw the proliferation of social media platforms as a leap forward in global connectivity, Jamie Lin (pictured) had already foreseen the threat that the conquest of software could pose to Taiwan’s hardware-reliant economy.    Hardware commodification could very likely push many of its industries into


By : Earthero Project   At one point or another, we’ve all learned about the ‘3 Rs’–Reduce, Reuse, Recycle– but many of us still don’t know how to put these guidelines into action. While most people have a general sense of what the 3 Rs mean, we’re due for a quick recap


I’ve been asked about this topic or it’s been brought up in conversation quite a bit recently. If you’re a young person, should you take a job at an established company or at an early-stage startup? “Established company” can really mean anything that isn’t terribly unknown like a startup — it can


One of the most frequent questions I get asked at conferences and seminars is how to improve website rankings quickly. The advice I usually give to those looking to have their websites ranked faster is: Do not use shortcuts and avoid points that search engines do not like, since there’s a


Recognised early on by financial analysts as rising stars in the Asian region, Hong Kong and Singapore have been largely successful in attracting foreign investment, with open government policies, good infrastructure and competitive tax rates. Depending on your company’s needs and the nature of your business, there would be different


The world’s first user-designed eyewear The eyewear industry is not as it would appear. Nine out of ten frames you reach for will be from the same manufacturer: Luxottica Group. Their near-monopoly on the designer eyewear space means those Ray Bans or Dior sunnies you saved up to purchase cost almost

Bringing about a healthier startup ecosystem through the Venture Capital Method   By Douglas Abrams | There’s an epidemic of overvaluation raging in Southeast Asia’s entrepreneurial community. It appears to be highly contagious, as most entrepreneurs I meet seem to be infected. Overvaluation is dangerous for startups and can even be fatal in extreme

3 steps to achieve better marketing performance     Content marketing (CM) is not a new concept. Marketers have been using content to disseminate information about brands and products for centuries. Its history traces back to the year 1732 C.E., when Benjamin Franklin issued the Poor Richard’s Almanack to promote his printing business.   Instead


Tell us about SunPort! SunPort is a device that allows anyone to plug in and use solar power out of the grid, without needing to own solar panels. I does this by measuring how much power you take from the wall and matching it to solar credits that come from real

6000 tweets are sent every second on Twitter. This adds up to about 500 million tweets every day. That might seem like a lot, but did you know that you could search every single tweet or the profiles attached to them?   Twitter has an amazing tool that allows you to do

  Almost everyone wants to better their  lifestyle, but making changes to diet and exercise is easier said than done. Many adults struggle to keep up with nutritious meals while balancing work, family, and other responsibilities. With this problem in mind, it makes sense for a third party to step in


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