60% of small and medium businesses to buy VOIP in 2011

60% of small and medium businesses to buy VOIP in 2011 – 8.13.2007 IP Lines will grow from slightly less than 20% of lines shipments into SMBs in 2006 to almost 60% in 2011. In contrast, digital and analog line shipments will decline at an average of 10% a year through 2011. Traditional... »

So You’re an Inventor.. Can you be an Entrepreneur?

So You’re an Inventor.. Can you be an Entrepreneur? by Michelle / InventorSpot March 06, 2008 Our Guest Blogger, Donna Pacheco, has a strong interest in entrepreneurial ventures.  New technologies excite her and she enjoys speculating on how they can revolutionize the way things are in a particular industry. She wanted to share her... »

Social network sites tempt investors

Social network sites tempt investors By Georg Szalai and Paul Bond – AnalysisTue Aug 28, 2007 3:13 AM ET Social networking Web sites have fired up industry deal headlines the past couple of years — from News Corp.’s ground-breaking acquisition of MySpace to the recent purchases by the Walt Disney Co. and Viacom Inc.’s... »

China’s newest shopping craze: ‘team buying’

China’s newest shopping craze: ‘team buying’

China’s newest shopping craze: ‘team buying’ May 11, 2006 edition    BUYING IN BULK: By banding together, shoppers in Guangzhou, China, try to get better deals on electronic items. Dozens of websites have sprung up to promote tuangou, or ‘team buying.’ MATTHEW LIU   More and more consumers meet online before banding together at... »

The Keys to Happiness, and Why We Don’t Use Them

The Keys to Happiness, and Why We Don’t Use Them Robin Lloyd / Special to LiveScience LiveScience.com Tue Feb 28, 11:02 AM ET "It requires some effort to achieve a happy outlook on life, and most people don’t make it." —Author and researcher Gregg Easterbrook Psychologists have recently handed the keys to happiness to... »

The mating dance of the techno-sexual

The mating dance of the techno-sexual

The mating dance of the techno-sexual By Stefanie Olsen Story last modified Mon Dec 04 04:00:03 PST 2006 To many, those are yawn-inducing tech terms. But to people like Eric Jordan, they’re sexy talk. Jordan, 34, is the kind of guy who will take apart a new $300 cell phone so he can upgrade... »

How To Establish Your Self Confidence As An Entrepreneur

How To Establish Your Self Confidence As An Entrepreneur Abe Cherian, Expert Author Published: 2005-12-1 It is only natural that when you start a business, you are doing something different than most people. They not only will look at you because you stick out like a sore thumb, but human nature will cause people... »

Lonelygirl15 Goes Hollywood: Web 2.0 Stars Grapple With Success

Lonelygirl15 Goes Hollywood: Web 2.0 Stars Grapple With Success

Lonelygirl15 Goes Hollywood: Web 2.0 Stars Grapple With Success Crashed servers, agitated fans, and even corporate sponsorship sometimes follow instant online success, producers recall By Richard Martin / InformationWeek October 17, 2007 07:30 PM How does one deal with success in a Web 2.0 world? Ask Kent Nichols, one of two creators behind comedy... »

Entrepreneurs must do their legwork

Entrepreneurs must do their legwork JAMIE HERZLICHNovember 13, 2006 You think you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur? Well, get in line. Last year, 671,800 new businesses opened their doors, a 4.5 percent increase from the year before, according to the Small Business Administration's Office of Advocacy. At the same time, 544,800... »