[Infographic] Google: Behind The Numbers

In 2010, Google had $29.3 billion in revenue. To put things in perspective, this is more than the GDP of the 28 poorest countries… combined! Despite all of Google’s products and services, 97% of Google’s business revenue is still from advertising. Google has made a major push to capitalize on the growing use of mobile […]

[Infographic] The good old Internet back in ’96

We absolutely are in web2.0 now. But who of you guys remembers the good old times back in 1996? Just to reflect some of the problems back in th late 90. I remember fighting with image preloaders to optimize my pages for user experience by prefetching every thing for mouse over effects.. Look at this […]

[Infographic] The Money Network

Facebook, Zynga, Groupon, Twitter and LinkedIn built the heart of social Web being estimated to be worth more than $71 billion. Remarkable that all of them grew in the last decade, more exactly within the last 5 years. Venture capitalists, founders, engineers and angel investors bring thos kind of start-ups from nothing to an IPO […]

New Stanford courses online – enroll now

For all of you interested in education, Stanford’s new online courses maybe worth a look. I like the entrepreneur classes and I will try to attend as many courses as possible. How  about you?   Computer Science Game Theory http://www.game-theory-class.org Design and Analysis of Algorithms I http://www.algo-class.org/ Cryptography http://www.crypto-class.org/ Software Engineering for Software as a […]

i’m the first real smartwatch

Who of you did not dream of a watch that can call special agent X to support you. I you are still dreaming of this childhood fantasies, the i’m watch is the right gadget The watch features a 1.54-inch curved capacitive TFT LCD with 240 x 240 pixel resolution, a first of its kind according […]

Micromouse runningthrough maze in just 3.9 sec

Look at this small robot solving a highe maze in less than 4 sec after exploring it before. I am most impressed by the plattform this guy is using to map the maze, run an optimizer and kind of shooting through the maze with its solution afterwards. Where can I find details on the implementations […]