Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
1652 – At the Cape of Good Hope, Dutch sailor Jan van Riebeeck establishes a resupply camp that eventually becomes Cape Town.1808 – John Jacob Astor incorporates the American Fur Company, that would eventually make him America’s first millionaire.1869 – Celluloid is patented.1896 – In Athens, the opening of the first modern Olympic Games is celebrated, 1,500 years after the original games are banned by Roman EmperorTheodosius I.1926 – Varney Airlines makes its first commercial flight (Varney is the root company of United Airlines).1965 – Launch of Early Bird, the first communications satellite to be placed in geosynchronous orbit.
Tim Crowe has dreamed up a new way to carry a cell phone — a device he calls Strap-N-Go.