Google Worth More Than Rest of The Big Web Combined!

Google’s market capitalization makes it worth more than the rest of the Big Web combined! Here are some rough calculations and ball-park figures:

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Google’s market capitalization makes it worth more than the rest of the Big Web combined! Here are some rough calculations and ball-park figures: Continue reading “Google Worth More Than Rest of The Big Web Combined!”

Interview with 3tera

3tera provides a virtual data center solution. Just like VMWare virtualizes physical computers, 3tera’s AppLogic virtualizes entire data centers. This is incredible technology that provides huge time-savings and simplicity. They have brought utility computing to the masses. Now, administrators can manage thousands of machines in an instant. Here is an exclusive interview with Bert Armijo, … Continue reading “Interview with 3tera”

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3tera provides a virtual data center solution. Just like VMWare virtualizes physical computers, 3tera’s AppLogic virtualizes entire data centers. This is incredible technology that provides huge time-savings and simplicity. They have brought utility computing to the masses. Now, administrators can manage thousands of machines in an instant. Here is an exclusive interview with Bert Armijo, Co-Founder and Senior VP Of Sales and Product Management, at 3tera. Continue reading “Interview with 3tera”

NVidia Stock: Over 11x in 4 years!

On August 9, 2004, NVidia stock opened at $3.23 per share (split-adjusted). Today, even with a large, one-day price drop, NVidia stock opened at $36.85. That’s over 11.4 times in a little over 4 years! To put that in perspective, it has been a better stock than Google in the same time period. (Google is … Continue reading “NVidia Stock: Over 11x in 4 years!”

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On August 9, 2004, NVidia stock opened at $3.23 per share (split-adjusted). Today, even with a large, one-day price drop, NVidia stock opened at $36.85. That’s over 11.4 times in a little over 4 years! To put that in perspective, it has been a better stock than Google in the same time period. (Google is up almost 8 times since their IPO in August 2004). Continue reading “NVidia Stock: Over 11x in 4 years!”

Apple’s Stock 28x in 4.5 years!

On April 17, 2003, Apple’s split-adjusted stock price opened at $6.60 a share. Today, October 23, 2007, Apple stock opened at $188.56. That’s over 28 times your initial investment in just a 4.5 years! Incredible. In fact, Apple just passed IBM and Intel in market capitalization! Who would have thought? If you had invested $50K … Continue reading “Apple’s Stock 28x in 4.5 years!”

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On April 17, 2003, Apple’s split-adjusted stock price opened at $6.60 a share. Today, October 23, 2007, Apple stock opened at $188.56. That’s over 28 times your initial investment in just a 4.5 years! Incredible. In fact, Apple just passed IBM and Intel in market capitalization! Who would have thought? If you had invested $50K in Apple 4.5 years ago, you’d be sitting on $1.43M today. Continue reading “Apple’s Stock 28x in 4.5 years!”

Here’s Your Chance To Submit

Our philosophy is: Promote yourself by promoting others. So, we’ve added the wonderful/dreadful Submit button. Now you can submit your articles and get published on FishTrain! Think of this as a way to promote your ventures, gain an audience, and get free publicity. Please read the guidelines carefully before you submit your article. Hopefully, in … Continue reading “Here’s Your Chance To Submit”

Our philosophy is: Promote yourself by promoting others.

So, we’ve added the wonderful/dreadful Submit button. Now you can submit your articles and get published on FishTrain! Think of this as a way to promote your ventures, gain an audience, and get free publicity.

Please read the guidelines carefully before you submit your article. Hopefully, in the near future, we’ll have some solid examples to link to.

Our mission is to learn, dream, and succeed in the School of Thought. Help us, help you.

The Platform Is What Matters

Today, Steve Jobs mentioned that the Apple iPhone will finally opening up for third-party application development in February 2008. Apple will provide a iPhone Software Development Kit (SDK) for developers to create applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

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Today, Steve Jobs mentioned that the Apple iPhone will finally opening up for third-party application development in February 2008. Apple will provide a iPhone Software Development Kit (SDK) for developers to create applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Continue reading “The Platform Is What Matters”

The Importance of the Home Button

The home button can be a logo or the “Home” link on a website. In the case of FishTrain we use both. The home button serves three purposes: Navigation, Refresh, and Placement.

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The home button can be a logo or the “Home” link on a website. In the case of FishTrain we use both. The home button serves three purposes: Navigation, Refresh, and Placement. Continue reading “The Importance of the Home Button”

Follow-up to The Great Guest Blogging Experiment

The Great Guest Blogging Experiment was anything but great. I wouldn’t consider it a total failure, we had hundreds of people read the article, but only one person sent in an article that matched the criteria. So, it looks like they’ve won the contest by default!

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The Great Guest Blogging Experiment was anything but great. I wouldn’t consider it a total failure, we had hundreds of people read the article, but only one person sent in an article that matched the criteria. So, it looks like they’ve won the contest by default! Continue reading “Follow-up to The Great Guest Blogging Experiment”

Interview with Terracotta

Terracotta provides a world-class JVM clustering solution. This provides Java developers with a way to quickly scale their existing applications from a single JVM to a many JVMs with minimal or no code changes. Here is an exclusive interview with Ari Zilka, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, at Terracotta.

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Terracotta provides a world-class JVM clustering solution. This provides Java developers with a way to quickly scale their existing applications from a single JVM to a many JVMs with minimal or no code changes. Here is an exclusive interview with Ari Zilka, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, at Terracotta. Continue reading “Interview with Terracotta”

Interview with GridGain

GridGain provides a computational grid framework. These days, CPUs are increasing in performance by adding more cores, rather than MHz. While, this may continue to fulfill Moore’s Law, the development of multi-core applications is becoming an increasingly complex and difficult problem. GridGain alleviates this by providing a powerful framework to address these issues. Here is … Continue reading “Interview with GridGain”

GridGain provides a computational grid framework. These days, CPUs are increasing in performance by adding more cores, rather than MHz. While, this may continue to fulfill Moore’s Law, the development of multi-core applications is becoming an increasingly complex and difficult problem. GridGain alleviates this by providing a powerful framework to address these issues. Here is an exclusive interview with Nikita Ivanov, Grid Computing and Research Advisory, at GridGain. Continue reading “Interview with GridGain”