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22 Dec 2014

EV Battery Experts Discuss Battery Costs & More (Interesting Video Discussion)

Today is clearly a video catchup day for me. This last one of the day is a super interesting discussion about electric vehicle (EV) batteries. It includes the CEO of LG Chem (which provides EV batteries to
15 Dec 2014

With slim profits, China’s Xiaomi is more like Amazon than Apple

Xiaomi reported only 347.5 million yuan in net profit last year on a regulatory filing which works out to USD $ 56 million — which means Xiaomi’s operating margin works out to… Gigaom Search
7 Dec 2014

Ex-Skypers unveil Wire app, offering voice, messaging and more

The free service is currently available on iOS, Android and OS X, though an in-browser version will arrive soon. It’s been under development for two years and has a very credible… Gigaom Search
30 Nov 2014

Being connected is more of a good thing than it is a bad thing

There are plenty of things that are bad about being connected to the internet and the social web all the time, but there are far more good things about it, including… Gigaom Search
27 Nov 2014

Global Solar PV Module Capacity To More Than Treble By 2020

New figures released by GlobalData predict that the global cumulative installed capacity of solar PV modules will more than treble by 2020. The company’s latest report, Solar PV Module Value Chain – Market Size, Average Price, Market
23 Nov 2014

Keystone, Schmeystone: US Marines Want More Portable Solar Power To Fight The War Of The Future

All that hot air over the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline doesn’t mean beans to US Marines: they want more portable solar power for the war of the future Keystone, Schmeystone: US Marines Want More Portable Solar Power
16 Nov 2014

The future of UI could be more like listening to music

Tech will dissolve into everything around us, becoming invisible but always available. Gigaom Search
15 Nov 2014

ESPN’s future mobile strategy: fewer apps on more screens

Take a first look at ESPN’s upcoming mobile app, and the responsive website the sportscaster plans to launch in a few months. Gigaom Search
5 Nov 2014

Same Price, More Renewables – San Diego’s Fight for Community Controlled Energy

“San Diego and its community choice energy district would be able to offer a diverse energy mix with all of the solar, biodiesel, biogas, and energy storage resources that we have in San Diego.  A product that
4 Nov 2014

India To Formulate A “Renewable Energy Act” To Attract More Capital

India has been taking notes from Germany to achieve its mega renewable energy targets. This can be seen from the push rooftop solar has been receiving, and also discussions to introduce a fixed feed-in tariff for utility-scale solar power. But