It’s fashion week season and the biggest trend coming from the runway is not the color to look out for next winter season but the growing relationship between fashion and technology. This is not a new trend but over the last few years fashion and technology have merged at an accelerated pace. Fro... (more) Last week, Marc Andreessen predicted the death of traditional retail.
From an economic perspective, this statement makes sense: online retailers enjoy significant costs and capital advantages compared to physical stores. With their high fixed rent and labor costs, traditional retailers have narr... (more)
In May 2012, I was spending a couple of days in San Francisco for my startup. On the Saturday, I had decided to visit a place which I had heard and read about several times and that was described as a “geek heaven”; a space where (almost) anyone can built (almost) anything: Techshop. The manager ... (more)