July 27, 2015

Little Sister Steals Toy Review Spotlight

The kids and I did something fun over the weekend. We bought a Star Wars Angry Birds playset that was on sale and filmed it's unboxing. The kids had fun opening the toys while I got to learn a new skill: basic video editing! Check out the video above and let me know what you think in the comments.

July 24, 2015

Amazon is now the largest US retailer

Amazon is now the largest US retailer by market capitalization.  Let's take a moment for that to sink in. Amazon is now more valuable as a company than Walmart. I have written in the past about Amazon (here and here) and I continue to find this company amazing. I think there is great merit in studying and learning from a company that truly knows what it is, where it wants to go and is not afraid to do what it takes to get there, outsiders and shareholders be damned.

July 13, 2015

Business lessons from the DeAndre Jordan debacle

Most NBA fans already know of the flip-flopping drama that happened with the L.A. Clipper's star player DeAndre Jordan. There are plenty of rumors going around the internet about the details of the fateful night which I will not go into here. Instead I will focus some business lesson we can learn from this debacle.

July 6, 2015

Facial Recognition Security Feature

Good news for people who love taking selfies! MasterCard is now testing technology that will allow facial verification for online purchases.