What are the best marketing tools for your business?

19th century street vendors had a very simplified approach to marketing with just two tools: a good corner, a loud voice. The better the corner, the louder the voice, the better the result. Of course, your strawberries had to be luscious, your knife grinding skills sharp and your fish fresh. But aside from that foundational concern for excellent product and service, the change in marketing tools can still be categorized into your marketing presence and whether you are being heard. Top ten marketing tools in the 21st century are surprisingly not 100% digital. Any guesses as to how many are old school?

Shape Blocking Sound

3D Printing Has A Sound Application Here’s an interesting concept. Shape can block sound. Small shapes. Big sounds. Boston University created a 3D-printed ring with mathematically modeled design, shaped in such a way that it can block sound. They ran an experiment. They attached a loudspeaker focused into one end of a large PVC pipe.…

Security Trends in 2019

These notes (permitted to be distributed without restriction) shared by Andreesen Horowitz operating partner Joel de la Garza are presented here as a resource for those interested. Passwordless authentication will become a greater reality – issues move beyond the number of customer support calls for password issues, to the need for major entertainment companies to…