ClimateSpark – a new venture capital contest

Mark Twain famously said about the weather that “Everyone’s talking about it but no one’s doing anything about it.” Now that’s changing. Thanks to Web 2.0, the entire world is beginning to collaborate-for the first time ever-around a...

Citizens as scientists

Earlier this week the New York Times Bits blog had a post about a new research project at ARM Holdings, the British chip designer. Called mbed, ARM has put together a kit for a microcontroller, which is a basic, low-power computer on a chip. ARM provides a set of...
Google Zeitgeist

Google Zeitgeist

Over the past year, business leaders have endured one of the most challenging economic climates in decades. In this Google Zeitgeist session we hear from those who have emerged from the crisis stronger than ever.