22 Nov 2014

The 4 fatal flaws of failed Kickstarter campaigns

A look at the common failure points for Kickstarter campaigns, why promising startups fail and learn how to avoid these hurdles all together. Gigaom Search
22 Nov 2014

Solar & Waste Heat (TalkSolar Podcast)

Leveraging waste heat is a model for making any energy production more efficient. In the TalkSolar podcast below, I interview Phil Brennan, I his company’s technology fits in with the solar equation and the DOE project that is exploring waste heat and
22 Nov 2014

Mobile recap: Nokia N1 tablet; Nexus 6 updated; Apple Watch apps

Nokia surprised with a new Intel Atom powered tablet running Android 5.0 this week while Google updated its Lollipop flagship software and Apple debuted the first beta SDK for WatchKit and… Gigaom Search
22 Nov 2014

India Wants Energy That Doesn’t Melt Glaciers, Modi Says

Modi’s recently concluded visit to Australia was the first for an Indian prime minister in as many as 28 years. Needless to say, energy was a key part of the discussions. Piyush Goyal, India’s energy minister, let loose
22 Nov 2014

If you’re worried about Uber and privacy, don’t forget Lyft and Sidecar

We should be levying Uber privacy questions at all the new transportation connection companies. Lyft, Sidecar, Flywheel, Curb, Hailo, and their ilk have similar technology and nearly identical use cases to… Gigaom Search
22 Nov 2014

If You’re A Wind Lover, This App Is For You

One of our readers, Francesco Paraggio, has gone and developed a cool wind farm locator app. It’s quite simple, but a lot of fun (if you’re a wind energy nerd like me, at least) and actually has a
22 Nov 2014

ADB offers $300m loan for rural wastewater infrastructure improvement in China

Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a $ 300m facility agreement with Sound Global to improve rural wastewater management in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), in a bid to help improve the quality of life of
22 Nov 2014

Apple’s $450M plan to settle ebook price-fixing gets green light

Apple could begin paying out $ 400 million worth of cash and ebook credits by the end of the year, after a federal judge approved an unusual deal related to an Apple-led… Gigaom Search
22 Nov 2014

The Next Breakthrough in Grid Capacity

The next breakthrough in grid capacity may combine the best features of ultracapacitors – greater speed and power – with the capacity of battery storage The Next Breakthrough in Grid Capacity was originally published on CleanTechnica. To
22 Nov 2014

AllCell consortium to install solar EV charging stations in Jordan

A consortium of AllCell Technologies and Hyseo International has signed a letter of commitment (LOC) with the Jordanian Government to start the deployment phase of a network of solar powered electric vehicles (EV) charging station throughout the