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Thursday: February 25, 2010

Behold the world's greenest skyscraper recently constructed over in China.Behold the world's greenest skyscraper recently constructed over in China.

These types of buildings even have their very own acronym, ZEB, which stands for zero-energy building. This particular building is 58% more energy efficient than your run-of-the-mill conventional skyscraper.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 6:43 AM | Tags (7) | green | technology | zero | energy | fortune | china | zeb |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: December 29, 2009

The iPod Touch beat out iPhone sales for the first time this holiday season.The iPod Touch beat out iPhone sales for the first time this holiday season.

It appears that an influx of new iPod Touch devices has flooded the market over Christmas,' Flurry reports, 'and that users of the handset, primarily pre-teen and teen audiences, are voracious downloaders.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 9:20 AM | Tags (11) | ipod | touch | sales | skyrocket | holidays | boom | graph | chart | fortune | teens | downloads |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 6, 2009

Steve Jobs is Fortune's CEO of the decade.Steve Jobs is Fortune's CEO of the decade.

Fortune has an entire section dedicated to the almighty Steve which includes quotes from other famous CEOs as well as some rarely seen photos. Congrats Steve. Now, where is my Apple tablet?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 8:05 AM | Tags (11) | accolades | apple | ceo | compromise | decade | driven | fortune | iphone | ipod | personality | stevejobs |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: October 28, 2009

Ten things that Google has taught us.Ten things that Google has taught us.

Without vision, even the most focused passion is a battery without a device. 'Don't be evil' is a vague incantation. But Page and Brin's effort to make 'all the world's information available,'and to first and foremost serve users, is a vision.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 7:26 AM | Tags (10) | google | teachings | cnn | fortune | passion | drive | team | culture | human | factors |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: October 26, 2009

Five people who managed to fail their way upwards to fame and fortune.Five people who managed to fail their way upwards to fame and fortune.

Soon after, he signed a freaking recording contract and dropped out of Berkeley to pursue a full-time music career while thousands of legitimately talented, unsigned musicians quietly drank themselves to death.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 7:54 AM | Tags (8) | cracked | fame | fortune | fail | upwards | dumb | money | rich |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 52 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 25, 2009

Eight people who accidentally found a fortune.Eight people who accidentally found a fortune.

After reading this article I now have a sudden strange urge to go clean out my attic.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 9:07 AM | Tags (5) | accidental | attic | fortune | lucky | oddee |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 63 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 19, 2009

A list of the top ten fastest growing tech companies.A list of the top ten fastest growing tech companies.

Good job, Research in Motion.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 7:44 AM | Tags (6) | tech | growing | companies | fortune | cnn | technology |  | Discuss (1) |  | facebook | twitter | 67 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 1, 2009

A list of the 2009 dumbest moments in business.A list of the 2009 dumbest moments in business.

(so far)

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 3:08 PM | Tags (5) | business | fortune | cnn | moments | 2009 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 66 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 22, 2009

Ten of the dumbest moments from Wheel of Fortune for your viewing pleasure.Ten of the dumbest moments from Wheel of Fortune for your viewing pleasure.

'Tom Hanks in The Green... Mole?'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 10:55 PM | Tags (5) | gameshow | fortune | dumb | video | youtube |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 40 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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