A Biotech startup Clara foods hope to use the dough to create egg white without chickens. Unlike others, Clara foods concentrate on liquid alternatives in a lab, using genetically modified yeast. This method would significantly reduce cost & time and would be attractive to companies that use egg whites in their products. Read More>>
Despite the increase in the usage of solar and wind energy, reports suggests that we will still face dangerous rising temperatures. Researchers are now looking at nuclear tech to generate power without carbon emissions. This could be a crucial step to avoid the worst of global warming.
Many entrepreneurs and investors are riding on this emerging wave to lift the industry out of its nuclear stalemate. Read More>>
A Chicago based startup oToBOTS is set to launch an app and website where users can request a car mechanic. User enters details about their vehicle and problems, than a certified car mechanic come to their house to perform the service.
oToBOTS claims that, besides being convenient, the app offer prices that are 20-50% cheaper than visiting a mechanic in person. Read More>>
Zappos a start-up created in 2011 and known for selling shoes, were exploring new lines to expand its business. The start-up launched an iPad fashion magazine. After a successful launch, the magazine had less than 200 visitors per day. The team kept enhancing the magazine with a hope to bring back visitors. However after five unsuccessful tries the magazine was called off.
Zappos have experienced a valuable lesson from the failed product and have now launched a successful e-commerce site. Read More>>
For a start-up, its product and will always remain important. However when the start-up grows, the next step is to build a team of people to serve the clients.
For an entrepreneur, his start-up is like a baby and he is deeply involved with all aspects of the business. But there is a point when being deeply involved limits company’s growth and entrepreneurs should distribute some of his responsibilities to others on the team. Read More>>
A New York based start-up ‘Astro’ have designed light bulbs with built in speakers. These bulbs can stream music wirelessly and that too without any external power source. The built in speakers uses Apple’s Air play technology to stream music over Wi-Fi. The bulbs are made up of LED’s whose brightness or dimness can be co-ordinated wirelessly. Read More>>
Network effect is one major tool used by powerful and fast growing companies. It creates a positive impact of the product and increases its value for other users when the usage of the product increases. There are different ways companies adopt to create a network effect but not all business can create network effect. Read More>>
For the first time, a Drone will be delivering a package in the mountains of southwest Virginia. The drone will deliver real medicine to a real patient. This trip which usually takes one hour, will now take 15 minutes with the help of drone. An aerial photography startup will be following the drone to film the flight. Read More>>