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:
Do you need to attend a congressional or judicial hearing but don’t have the time to stand in line?
Historically, January 24 was both a good day, and a bad day for entrepreneurs.
1889 – Columbia Phonograph is formed in Washington, D.C.
From The Joy of Tech.
There is no other field of human activity—including entertainment, sports, high fashion, or politics—which is so riddled by fads as business.
Meet Darren Dodge, founder of About Last Night.
In the eulogies that followed Jobs’s death, last month, he was repeatedly referred to as a large-scale visionary and inventor.
Now the Etch-a-Sketch, that beloved toy which started life in the 1960s and amused children for the next three decades, is coming back – thanks to the help of the iPad.
At least that’s the thrust of a patent the company applied for, which involves a “sports equipment apparatus” with smart components to let it interface with an iPod or iPhone.