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All posts for September 2012

  1. Entrepreneurship is also a Political Act

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    Marlon Parker, 34, is a South African who is making a mark as an entrepreneur. Holding a degree in Computer Science from Cape Peninsula University of Technology, he lives in an underprivileged neighborhood rife with youth drug use and gang...

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  2. China has Innovated throughout its History

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    Even though we love smartphones, we do have a big problem with them: entering text causes more pain than pleasure. Touchscreens are awesome, but navigating their virtual keyboards is an ordeal. In 2008, four graduates of Shanghai's best universities,...

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  3. Start-ups that are global from day one

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    Before heading off to Asia and the US, I wanted to make some initial summaries of what I've learned during my travels. The first was an article on the idea of ecosystems, published in July. This one, the second, is about start-ups that are global...

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  4. Reprisal: The Journey East, Returning to My Roots

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    I'm writing this in Ho Chi Minh City. I just got here, the next step on my trip around the world of innovation. From here, I'll go to Singapore, Manilla, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Seoul, Tokyo, San Francisco and New York. The big trip.This is...

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