Archive for 'Technology'

Taking Stock of Inventory

Taking Stock of Inventory

Almost 40 years ago, I got my first ‘real job’ delivering mothballs and toilet bowl deodorants [...]

Fixing the Startup Blues

Fixing the Startup Blues

When we think of the problems facing tech start-ups in Hawaii, we tend to focus on [...]

The Dilemma: Choosing an Android or an iPhone

The Dilemma: Choosing an Android or an iPhone

I finally gave up on my old Blackberry the other day. It was a decision I [...]

Greenhouse offers creative ‘hub’ in Kakaako

Greenhouse offers creative ‘hub’ in Kakaako

John Garcia and Shawn “Doc” Boyd are changing their tune. When the two launched The Greenhouse [...]

Finding free education online

Finding free education online

The author scuffed up his shoes that couldn't be repaired with a simple polish alone, so [...]

Charging Up for Electric Cars in Laie

Charging Up for Electric Cars in Laie

It’s definitely happening – electric vehicles are on the roads and there are now spots to [...]

Standardizing Paper and the World

Standardizing Paper and the World

Every once in a while, I’m struck by how thoroughly the commercial world is standardized. One [...]

Hawaiian Electric Signs Up For Seawater Cooling

Hawaiian Electric Signs Up For Seawater Cooling

Hawaiian Electric Co. has signed up to switch from an oil-based cooling system for its Richards [...]

Thriftiness and leveraging technology top 2012 consumer trends list

Thriftiness and leveraging technology top 2012 consumer trends list

TrendWatching.com just released its list of 12 consumer trends for 2012. [...]

Renewable Energy Land Leases: A Guide for Hawaii Property Owners

Renewable Energy Land Leases: A Guide for Hawaii Property Owners

Some things to consider before signing a power purchase agreement. [...]