JANUARY 2012 // ISSUE 6

STATE OF AMERICA

Teachers Transform Classrooms By Integrating Entertainment Apps- Many Teachers Bypass Education Specific Apps To Use Those In The Entertainment Category To Make Daily Lessons More Engaging

Via TechCrunch

BRAVE NEW CONSUMER

Grassroots Protests Go Online -Wednesday Is A Day Of Web-Wide Protest Over Proposed Anti-Piracy Laws And The Effect They Could Have On Web Censorship. Crowdsourced Sites, Like Wikipedia And Craigslist, Are Donning Black And Encouraging Visitors To Contact Local Members Of Congress To Lobby Against SOPA (Stop Online Privacy Act) And PIPA (Protect Intellectual Property Act)

Via NYTimes

SMART BRANDS

Intel Sees Opportunity In Highly Skilled Employees Close To Retirement -As Employees Near Retirement In High-Pressure Tech Jobs, Many Are Able To Apply Their Talents At Nonprofits Through Intel’s Encore Fellowship Program Which Jumpstarts Meaningful Second Careers

Via Encore

BRIGHT IDEAS

The Future Of Business Is Pure Chaos -Meet The Pioneers Of The New And Chaotic Frontier Of Business That Show You How To Survive And Perhaps Even Thrive

Via FastCompany

ON THE RADAR

Follow Me: @louisgray– Notable Silicon Valley Tech Blogger And Startup Consultant Louis Gray Is Currently WorkingAs Google+’s Evangelist, A Role Created Specifically For Him. Gray Uncovers Great New Websites And Apps Before Anyone Else, And Offers A Comprehensive Review Of How It’s Going To Perform

Read This:  Based On A 10-Year Study, Jim Stengel’s GrowShows How The World’s Best Businesses Demonstrate A Cause & Effect Relationship Between Financial Performance And Fundamental Human Emotions, Hopes, Values And Greater Purposes

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