39% of networked broadband households interested in multimedia networking

39% of networked broadband households interested in multimedia networking »

Folic acid may boost brain power in the elderly

Folic acid may boost brain power in the elderly By Patricia Reaney Fri Jan 19, 10:14 AM ET Folic acid supplements may boost brain power in the elderly and could possibly help reduce the risk of dementia, scientists said on Friday. Brain function, memory and the speed with which information is processed decline as... »

Business plans? Business models? Do you really need them?

Business plans? Business models? Do you really need them?

Business plans? Business models? Do you really need them? Posted by DonDodge on July 27, 2007 For a long time I have wanted to write a post about the irrelevance of business plans. I was waiting for an appropriate time, and a high profile example to cite in my post. Twitter just got VC... »

A Menlo Park link to Iwo Jima

A Menlo Park link to Iwo Jima OSCAR NIGHT MAY PROVE EMOTIONAL FOR DAUGHTER By Brad Kava Watching Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony may be particularly emotional for Menlo Park's Miyuki Hegg. Especially when it comes time to present Oscars in the four categories that include Clint Eastwood's film “Letters From Iwo Jima.'' Hegg's father... »

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Experience American-Style Success

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Experience American-Style Success

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Experience American-Style Success Twenty-five-year-old Tom Szaky is the CEO of Terracycle, a company that creates garden products entirely from waste. "I think America by far is one of the best countries for people to come to as an immigrant, especially as an entrepreneur," said Szaky, who was born in Hungary and raised... »

68% of search engine users click on the 1st page of result

68% of search engine users click on the 1st page of result – 4.10.2008   2008 2006 2004 2002 Only a few 27% 23% 24% 16% The first page 41% 39% 36% 32% The first 2 pages 17% 19% 20% 23% The first 3 pages 7% 9% 8% 10% More than 3... »

64% of Americans spend more time with their computer than their spouse

64% of Americans spend more time with their computer than their spouse – 10.9.2007 64% of Americans say they spend more time with their computer than with their significant other. Meanwhile, 84% said they were more dependent on their computer than they were three years ago. When confronted with a dead computer, 19%... »

Sports Marketing Is a Whole New Ball Game

Sports Marketing Is a Whole New Ball Game

Sports Marketing Is a Whole New Ball Game JULY 20, 2007 Wait for a TV newscast to see if your favorite team won or lost? Na-a-a-ah! Go online and find out now. Although television continues to dominate — as both a distribution platform for sports content and an advertising medium for marketers who attach... »

More Internet users getting a virtual life

More Internet users getting a virtual life

More Internet users getting a virtual life Ellen Lee, Chronicle Staff Writer Monday, October 8, 2007 The online universe is brimming with dozens of virtual worlds vying to build sustainable life. From Gaia, a Japanese anime-inspired site, to vSide, a hip nightclub scene, they represent the latest way people are interacting through the Internet.... »