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Foaming At the Mouth

This Foodie Friday, let’s talk about foams for a minute. Food foams, that is, and not the thick ones such as whipped cream, marshmallows… 404 more words

Thinking Aloud

Students from the University of Central Asia’s inaugural class during the inauguration ceremony in Naryn, Kyrgyzstan. Photo by: Michael Igoe / Devex

Naryn, Kyrgyzstan — In the 15th century, a grandson of the Central Asian conqueror Timur — or Tamerlane — sought to turn the city of Samarkand into an intellectual capital of the Persian Empire. 2,267 more words

Regional News

Innovating On Top Of Imitating

Let’s start today with something written by someone significantly smarter about business than yours truly:

In spite of the extraordinary outpouring of totally and partially new products and new ways of doing things that we are witnessing today, by far the greatest flow of newness is not…

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Business Thinking

Is the record high employment rate masking the reality of in-work poverty?

By Heather Cameron

The employment rate may have hit a record high of 74.6%, with unemployment continuing to run at an 11-year low, but in-work poverty has also reached unprecedented levels. 774 more words

Business And Economy

Why Aluminium Roller Shutters are Good for your Home?

Do you want to enhance your home’s security and appearance? Are you looking to install roller shutters as an added security for your home? In this case, it will be wise to choose aluminium roller shutters that will not only prove to be durable for security purposes but also help in enhancing your property’s appearance and energy efficiency. 372 more words

Construction And Maintenance

It Just Works

I’m old enough and digital enough to have used the first IBM PC and VisiCalc. It wasn’t the easiest thing to use but it pretty much was the only thing. 434 more words

Business Thinking

There's A Little Cafe...

Foodie Friday and we’re heading overseas this morning. To Vienna, specifically, where, as The Boss wrote about San Diego, “there’s a little cafe.” Now I don’t know if they “play guitars all night and all day” but I do know one thing they do. 390 more words