- Efren Agers on Starbucks to Acquire Barnes and Noble?
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One fact that Walter Isaacson’s biography on Steve Jobs makes crystal clear is that Steve Jobs = Apple.
What if Starbucks were to acquire Barnes and Noble? First of all we wouldn’t be seeing notices like these. Second of all Barnes and Noble with a market cap of $ 788.91 Million is an easy acquisition for Starbucks with a market cap … Continue reading
Sometimes changing the way we approach a challenge can make all the difference. We can buy a dvd and try to learn ice skating on computer or get out there on the ince rink and learn as you fall and … Continue reading
There are two types of programmers; one who has learned programming in 21 days and then there are those who can program. A very well written article by Peter Norvig on this phenomenon of “learn all” programming languages in fewer … Continue reading
Sebastian Thrun and Peter Norvig, professors at Stanford University did an experiment by offering their Artificial Intelligence class CS221 online for free. They expected few thousands to sign up and that few thousands was close to 160,000. Thrun prophesies that in about … Continue reading
Instagram‘s sale to facebook for $1 Billion – that’s $ 1000 000 000. Folks that’s a looooooot of money! While countless people have given countless reasons for the astronomical price of a seemingly simple app – an app that applies … Continue reading
Google has been trying to make an entry in the online survey/research market for sometime. They launched Google Survey as a package of Google docs. That was a sub-standard software that barely did anything beyond providing the ability to ask … Continue reading
I mentioned in one of my earlier blogs about why iphone 4 wasn’t much of a phone if it kept dropping calls. It looks like Apple finally settled on it and has accepted to refund $15 or a free cover … Continue reading
If your business depends on Search Engine Traffic – being on first page makes or breaks your business. I have always tried to get a sense of the effect on CTR the Search Engine Ranks have but according to Spotify … Continue reading