Category Archives: Business_Ideas

An Interesting Business Opportunity for Doctors in Family Medicine

Recently, Tom Woods interviewed Dr. Josh Umbehr about his private family medical practice. While this is nothing new, as the regulatory nightmare of government involvement in medicine has prompted a surge in so called concierge medicine, what is new is … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Bank Run by David Howden

“Bitcoin Bank Run” by David Howden. ‘Ever wonder what a digital bank run looks like? Nearly one million Mt. Gox users are finding out first hand. The Tokyo-based exchange, popular amongst currency traders, has risen in prominence by offering its … Continue reading

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How to Get Startup Ideas by Paul Graham

“How to Get Startup Ideas” was written by Paul Graham of Y Combinator in 2012. I recall reading it before, but a few days ago someone linked to it on their blog (unfortunately I cannot recall which blog) which prompted … Continue reading

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From TechCrunch: D-Wave CEO Vern Brownell On Quantum Computing And Tackling Tech’s Big Problems

Not a lot of details here, but we do learn that D-Wave is interested in connecting their quantum computer to the cloud. They claim to have done this on a limited basis when Google was running tests before purchasing a … Continue reading

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Business Idea: Supercomputers

Parallella is a company that manufactures and sells boards that can be combined to produce a supercomputer. From Parallella’s website: ‘Project Goals Making parallel computing easy to use has been described as “a problem as hard as any that computer … Continue reading

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Business Ideas from Capitalist Exploits

Scott Baker of Capitalist Exploits proposed some interesting business ideas in “Beer…It’s Not Just for Breakfast!“. Waste grain from breweries as a feed stock for aquaculture. Commercial insect farms as a cheap source of protein. Read the article for details.

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For US Citizens: Expat to Puerto Rico?

In “The Only Legal Way to Escape US Taxes Besides Death and Renunciation“, Nick Giambruno of Casey Research makes the case for Puerto Rico as a destination for US citizens seeking to expatriate. ‘Puerto Rico is an unincorporated territory (commonwealth) … Continue reading

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