Friday, 21 July 2017 17:15

The Evolving Nature of Meal Kits

Amazon the e-commerce mega-giant has recently starting the distribution and sale of its own “Amazon Meal Kits” which is just one of the latest meal kits to hit the very competitive meal kit market. With meals ranging from Wagyu Beef Burger with Bacon Jam, to Cajun Catfish Tacos, the kits can be shipped to anywhere. These meals are perfect for a lunch on the go, or for work and school. They’re also great for hiking, camping trips, or for survival situations. Some short falls of these kits include their prices and the time it takes to arrive. The price of ordering one meal can be the equivalent of purchasing four in a physical restaurant or store. Once you factor in the price for shipping, it cost even more. The delivery may be too slow, depending on where you are located. It might not even be worth it if you are…
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 17:24

Why Seattle Is the Spot for Startups

  Start-ups in Seattle have an edge: They're in Seattle. This is where some of the greats got their start: Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon, Starbucks... do I need to go on?   So what is it about Seattle that makes this vibrant city an entrepreneur's dream come true? A frontier mind, homegrown talent and plenty of capital. According to FastCompany.com, "There is a frontier spirit and an edge to Seattle. In the northwest there’s this whole wagon-trail kind of frontier and that lives here definitely more than in San Francisco." In other startup hubs, such as Boston, most of the city's talent is coming from surrounding universities like Harvard and MIT. In Seattle, the talent comes from the big companies like Microsoft and Amazon, and these former employees are creating their own startups in Seattle. As for capital, according to FastCompany.com, California residents are realizing just how competitive their state is, so they're bringing money…
Thursday, 01 June 2017 18:38

Top 20 APPs of 2017

As we cross the mid point of 2017, we thought it would be a good time to take a look at the current app at the top of the charts.  While many of these may be framiliar to most of us, there are a few that you might not expect. 1. FACEBOOK: Many Millennials have never spent a day without this social network where we can witness and share others' and our lives with our family, friends, and the world. 2. FACEBOOK MESSENGER: A telephone receiver has not been cradled in decades. We want our questions and answers, and perhaps most importantly our opinions to go on the record. Once said, forgotten. Once written and read, forever documented; thus, it is valid. 3. GOOGLE SEARCH: Who, what, when, where and how information on any subject is seconds away by our flying fingers and our cell phones. 4. YOUTUBE: Movies, Videos…
Software developers around the globe should take notice. The mastermind behind Tesla Motors has his eyes on being not only the king of the electric automobile market, but also the most profitable company of any kind in the world.   Tesla has recently released robot software that will operate the machinery that manufactures Tesla Model 3 cars. Elon Musk, the chief executive of the burgeoning automaker with facilities in over three dozen countries, believes the software will push Tesla past Apple in net worth.   One of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world speaks; people might want to take notice. Musk feels that the new robot software could propel car production at the California plant alone, by nearly 5 times the current 100,000 cars per year. Musk believes that other companies may try to duplicate his model, but will find it impossible to replicate this newest form of assembly line robotics.   Much…