Wednesday, June 27, 2012 1:15:00 PM
So we have the “Best Companies” list, with Google on top. Then there are the top scholars in school, who pick, yes, Google.Universum’s respondents — they seem to like, you guessed it, Google.
This is a good time for a wager that... Read More
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 1:14:00 PM
So you’ve got an idea for the next big thing. Awesome! How are you going to get people to know you exist?
Your biggest competitor isn’t someone who offers a similar service. It’s indifference. Every single one of your target customers... Read More
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 8:52:00 AM
A recent survey reported that nearly half of all employers conduct social media background checks on job candidates. This practice has included requiring candidates to disclose their usernames, passwords, and other credentials that provide access ... Read More
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 8:50:00 AM
Google scientists working in the company's secretive X Labshave made great strides in using computers to simulate the human brain.
Best known for inventing self-driving cars and augmented-reality eyewear, the lab created a neural... Read More
Monday, June 25, 2012 8:26:00 PM
Compared to the extremely high levels of creativity and innovation that are found in marketing and product branding, the sourcing aspect of corporate recruiting would have to be given a grade of “F” when it comes to creativity and trying new... Read More
Monday, June 25, 2012 8:24:00 PM
Shortly after Flipboard announced its biggest partnership to date — full integration with The New York Times— news emerged that two prominent Conde Nast titles, The New Yorker and Wired, would no longer serve optimized versions of their... Read More
Monday, June 25, 2012 8:20:00 PM
The U.S. International Trade Commission on Monday announced that it will review an April ruling that found certain Apple products to infringe upon a Motorola Wi-Fi patent, possibly leading to an import ban on products utilizing the... Read More
Friday, June 22, 2012 9:45:00 AM
More than 3,000 languages are on the verge of extinction and Google is trying to do something about it.
Collaborating with scholars, researchers, and language communities, the Web giant launched the Endangered Languages Project today,... Read More
Friday, June 22, 2012 9:22:00 AM
Sony is pumping 80 billion yen ($994 million) into its Nagasaki Technology Center, the home of its innovative stacked CMOS. Unlike traditional versions, the image sensor and circuit are mounted on top of one another, rather than side-by-side... Read More
Friday, June 22, 2012 9:18:00 AM
As long as I can remember, there has been an ongoing discussion about the lack of transparency in the labor market. An improved transparency should lead to suppliers (job seekers) and buyers (employers) of labor being able to find each other... Read More