Can the global problem of counterfeiting be stopped? Here are a number of examples of illicit manufacturing that you probably did not even know existed. Some fascinating in their own right, others, deadly.
Jareau AlmeydaCan the global problem of counterfeiting be stopped?
The Infinite Jukebox will analyze your favorite song, cut it up, and piece it back together in a seemingly seamless infinite loop. The goal is for you to never realize the song jumped from part to part, essentially remapping the song for it to last forever.
Sarah Kessler and Nick Sigler put together this compelling infographic on how interconnected today’s largest tech companies really are. If there is one lesson to be learned from this, it’s not make sure you’re friendly with everyone in your office. Who knows when the next billion dollar idea will spring to life.
Jareau AlmeydaThe Interconnectedness of the World’s Largest Tech Companies
A little outdated, but interesting nevertheless. It’s a short book, that tells the story of how Starbucks started. Admittedly, it was written during a time when Starbucks was up and coming, and therefore, it’s a bit of zealous and enthusiastic recount of the companies beginnings. However, what I got from this book was Howard Schultz’s vision. He saw something and went for it. I can appreciate that.
Jareau AlmeydaPour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks Built a Company One Cup at a Time, by Howard Schultz