ANALYSIS: In case you missed it, YouTube is launching a new music-streaming service next week called YouTube Music. It’s actually not entirely new, because YouTube already has an app called YouTube Music in a handful of markets. But the Google-owned company is now getting serious about the market. The revamped YouTube Music will sport a bunch of new […]
Everyone knows about the space pen. NASA spent millions on R&D to create the ultimate pen that would work in zero gravity and the result was this incredible machine. Well, no. In fact it was made by a pen manufacturer in 1966 — but it wasn't until October of 1968 that it went into orbit and fulfilled its space pen destiny.
If you’ve ever wondered how some Chinese companies could send their already low-cost goods for free, the answer is simple: very competitive manufacturing systems based on low labor costs and increased automation, and reduced postal rates that, in many cases, companies choose to absorb.