A few years ago, while he was doing research at Harvard, Ijad Madisch could not figure out why his experiment wasn't working. His adviser didn't know what was wrong, nobody in his lab worked on the same stuff, and none of his researcher friends could help."I was so frustrated," Madisch said.
YouTube is best known for its viral videos of babies and cats. But there are thousands of decidedly less cute videos racking up the views. How-to videos are extremely popular and some of the creators are actually making serious money.Want to know how to crochet a flower or solve a Rubik's Cube?
How much would you pay for a burger with lettuce, tomato, pickles, onion rings, cheddar and bacon?At Corner Burger in Brooklyn, Hilda Hampar charges $9.25. At that price, tables in her restaurant often sit empty.So she made a deal with Groupon.
Government officials are letting Google Inc. proceed with its $700 million purchase of airline fare tracker ITA Software, but are imposing significant conditions on the deal.The purchase will establish the Internet search giant as a key player in the online travel market.