BADM 101: Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business
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Stealthy Silk Road website flying high

Stealthy Silk Road website flying high | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
The secretive online marketplace works just like eBay or Amazon. The only difference is that its merchandise is illegal, and all of its users are anonymous.
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Zuck’s Advice To Startups: Explore Before You Commit, Listen, Build Something Fundamental, Don’t Copy | TechCrunch

Zuck’s Advice To Startups: Explore Before You Commit, Listen, Build Something Fundamental, Don’t Copy | TechCrunch | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Facebook didn't guess that users wanted to share photos. It learned it, Mark Zuckerberg explained in his talk at Y Combinator Startup School.
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Are Today's Millennials The 'Screwed Generation'? : NPR

Are Today's Millennials The 'Screwed Generation'? : NPR | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it

Don't think of it as "screwed"... think of it as an opportunity to be innovative.  U.S. student loan debt tops $1 trillion, and young people face disproportionately high unemployment. Writer Joel Kotkin points to these numbers when he claims the millennial generation is getting the short end of the stick.

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Innovation without Age Limits - Technology Review

Innovation without Age Limits - Technology Review | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Young stars dominate the technology headlines. But outside the Internet, research shows, innovators are actually getting older as complexity rises.
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The Mentor Advantage - Technology Review

The Mentor Advantage - Technology Review | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Technology startups are booming. But is a shortage of mentors holding some back from success?
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Fake Apple stores found in China

Fake Apple stores found in China | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Three entirely counterfeit Apple stores have been discovered in the Chinese city of Kunming by an American blogger.
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Samsung Opens New Apple Store in Australia

Samsung Opens New Apple Store in Australia | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Does Samsung's new Experience Store remind you of anything?
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35 Innovators Under 35 - Technology Review

35 Innovators Under 35 - Technology Review | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it

Some members of our latest list of young innovators from around the world have developed consumer Web services you might have used, such as Spotify or Dropbox. Others are making more fundamental breakthroughs that have yet to be commercialized, such as more efficient engines or improvements in optical communications. And a few are blazing trails in fields that didn’t exist before, like pop-up fabrication of tiny machines, or cameras that can see around corners. But all 35 of them have something significant in common: their work is likely to be influential for a very long time. We hope that these stories about them surprise and inspire you. —The Editors

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Mark Cuban’s Awesome Justification For Endowing A Chair To ‘Eliminate Stupid Patents’ | TechCrunch

Mark Cuban’s Awesome Justification For Endowing A Chair To ‘Eliminate Stupid Patents’ | TechCrunch | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Outspoken billionaire, Mark Cuban, is fed up with America's patent system. "Dumbass patents are crushing small businesses.
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When I was a technology executive, our company got "sued" by a "patent troll".  This "patent troll" was a company that claimed to own the patent on the "idea" that a website can remember who you are when you return to it.   They wanted us to pay them a royalty, or fight them in court.   

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Who Moved Apple’s Cheese? The Role Of The Knock-Off Effect In Innovation | TechCrunch

Who Moved Apple’s Cheese? The Role Of The Knock-Off Effect In Innovation   | TechCrunch | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Chris Hawker, the founder of Trident Design, LLC, has over 20 years of experience developing and commercializing his own and others’ inventions.
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Video - Fall's Smartphone Storm Climaxes with iPhone 5 - WSJ.com

Video - Fall's Smartphone Storm Climaxes with iPhone 5 - WSJ.com | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Device makers from Samsung, Nokia and Sony are lining up their newest and shiniest smartphone for fall debuts, to coincide with Apple's expected iPhone 5 release. Dan Gallagher reports on digits.
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Too Young to Fail - Technology Review

Too Young to Fail - Technology Review | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
17-year-old Laura Deming doesn't drive and can't vote. Is now her chance to change the world?
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A Very Young CEO - Technology Review

A Very Young CEO - Technology Review | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
At 23, Seth Priebatsch has a life that's all about winning, and not much else.
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Are You Ready for QVC?

Are You Ready for QVC? | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
Get an inside look at the TV-shopping giant QVC and how you can get your product in front of millions.
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More Firms Bow to Generation Y's Demands

More Firms Bow to Generation Y's Demands | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
They're often criticized as spoiled and entitled, but as millennials enter the workforce, more companies are jumping through hoops to accommodate their demands for promotions and flexible work schedules—much to the annoyance of their older...
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For Unpaid College Loans, Feds Dock Social Security

For Unpaid College Loans, Feds Dock Social Security | BADM 101:  Module #1 - Origins and Evolution of a Business | Scoop.it
More retirees are falling behind on student debt, and Uncle Sam is coming after their benefits.
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