Hard Rock Indiens

Hard Rock Indiens
You can read their history online, on their website: semtribe.com. They have the same flag as Germany (horizontal black-red-yellow) and the same slogan as USA – In God we trust. They live in their own reservation in Florida, they have their Government, Police and Educational System. The Seminole people are the descendents of the Creek people. ...

Making outstanding visual presentations

Making outstanding visual presentations
I remember years ago, when creating the Brasov office together with Codrut, the list we made before we go to shop office furniture. He said “we need a whiteboard”. And i replied then “two whiteboards”. We smiled, and concluded to take three whiteboards. Finally we bought five whiteboards plus two pin boards as a bonus ...

Social Media Secret Expert by Fredo and Pidjin

Social Media Secret Expert by Fredo and Pidjin
Two Romanian very-talented guys (Eugen Erhan & Tudor Muscalu) are drawing insane the world we are living, reincarnated in pigeons, Fredo and Pidjin. This is a webcomic about two pidgins that ultimately want to kill everybody on earth. End of the world kind of stuff … Here is one of the best, screening the involvment in ...

Lean Startup Management

Lean Startup Management
The Lean Startup, Eric Ries – Penguin, 2011 book website (a good one!), app for iPhone/iPad (free), and Eric’s Blog Eric Ries (born 1979, Yale Graduate) is a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and author recognized for pioneering the Lean Startup movement, a new-business strategy which directs startup companies to allocate their resources as efficiently as possible. He is also ...

Startup Ville @ Las Vegas

Startup Ville @ Las Vegas
Tony Hsieh is a very special character. At age 24, as co-founder,  he was involved in selling an advertising network for 260 million dollars. He invested in an online store that he sold for 850 million dollars. Now he is putting all the money in a dream of 21.000 sqm of co-working place and 50.000 sqm of retail space. ...

French Government open to OPEN (Source) 1

French Government open to OPEN (Source)
In an official document the Prime Minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault, encouraged the usage of open source, for its obvious benefits. Of course, the action is meant to reduce the governmental costs up to 10%, but nevertheless there also some other benefits : – the open source sector employs in 2012 about 30.000 people in France – the rate of ...

Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa

Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa
When Kevin Shirley (the guy who produced Led Zeppelin or Black Crowes) started to work with Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa, was a sign that good things are going to happen. The strength of Beth vocals is matched by what she conveys in her lyrics, making her take on confessional songwriting authentic and heartfelt. Joe Bonamassa grows his ...

Facebook Bug. The French Way

Facebook Bug. The French Way
“L’informatique doit respecter l’identité humaine, les droits de l’homme, la vie privée et les libertés” – this is the motto of CNIL , the institution who said there may be a confusion regarding this presumed BUG of Facebook… What happened ? The Métro website published an article about the possibility of having  private messages (from previous years) on the ...

Hooks and Lips, THE PRESTIGE

Hooks and Lips, THE PRESTIGE
The Prestige, 4 talented guys from Paris, recorded with Amaury Sauvé in Laval (Mayenne), @ Moulin de Favry Studio. They play  a mix between (post) chaotic hardcore, intense punk, metal and rock under constant injection of adrenaline (Metalunderground). But i like them ! You can watch them on their Youtube Channel. (directed by Ben Berzerker). I cannot abstain to ...

Appartments for Rent – Padmapper

Appartments for Rent - Padmapper
Since is the first article i write in this category, i must admit i am always looking for a great usability in websites. Speaking of real-estate websites and renting appartments, i recall the first one that created me the wow-effect was in Australia, 10 years ago, when my ideas were to go there and start ...