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Jorge Verdera
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Amazing pictures on the new Google+ HDR Photography Community
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Our computers are down, so we have to do everything manually... :D
 
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Who says that Spain doesn't have tech startups?
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In case you are not obsessed enough with social media and / or Facebook
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Jeff Hawkings (founder of Palm Computing) talking at Standford in 2002.

He predicted Tablets weren't the way to go (at least the way Microsoft was doing it):

"I've been making things smaller, smaller, smaller, and the question is, is there opportunity of making it a little bit--you know, doing the same sort of technology and making bigger? Well, Microsoft is doing this right now, right? They got the new--what are they calling it? The... Tablet. Tablet PC! I can't believe this, by the way. I don't believe this is the right thing to do. I think it's a mistake."

However, I believe he is quite right on his last prediction, screens and keyboards are going to be accessories to our phones.

"In the beginning, one of the things I did at Palm, which is really a good thing to do, is we made it an accessory to the PC. We didn't say it was a computer, we didn't say it was a platform. We said, "It's an accessory to your PC. It comes with this cradle, attaches to your PC, and it works with your PC." In the future, I think it's going to be flipped around. In the future, the thing in your pocket is the center of the universe. And the big screen and the keyboard becomes an accessory to it. And I think it's a good thing. I think it's going to happen."
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Seth Godin: "You don't have a job, you have an opportunity"
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10 very good tips about networking. Do you take care after your network of contacts helping whenever it's possible?
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Buen análisis de la deuda en España, parece bastante objetivo.
Hay que comparar la evolución de los países Europeos para comprender que aunque España lo ha hecho fatal estos años, el resto de países también tienen problemas de deuda.
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If you think a lot of things have changed in the recent years, this is only the beginning. As Mary Meeker puts it, we are going to see a Re-Imagination of nearly everything: Encyclopedia Britannica vs Wikipedia, PCs vs Tablets, Books vs Kindle, etc
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I knew Richard Branson was dyslexic, I'm surprised to see many others:

"Prominent dyslexics include the founders of Ford, General Electric, IBM and IKEA, not to mention more recent successes such as Charles Schwab (the founder of a stockbroker), Richard Branson (the Virgin Group), John Chambers (Cisco) and Steve Jobs (Apple)."
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