How To Start a Startup, Stanford University lectures

These are Stanford University lectures videos on how to start a startup business. The lectures are conducted by the people who have been helping start up companies for a decade. Sam Altman, the President of Y Combinator conducts the first two lectures. Full details of the course is available here. Lecture 1 – How to…

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25,000 paintings in just 7 years of life, Edmund Thomas Clint

A child prodigy born in 1976 died after 7 years in 1983 because of kidney failure. In that time he drew more than 25,000 paintings in 2522 of life. Clint started drawing at 2 and secured first place in a competition held for painters under 18-years of age when he was five. The drawing above…

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World record breaking smallest waist, Cathie Jung

World’s smallest waist – belongs to Cathie Jung from USA. An American Victorian dress and corset enthusiast residing in Old Mystic, Connecticut, United States holds the record of having the smallest waist on a living person. The lady named  Cathie Jung was born in 1937 is 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) tall, has a…

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The world’s most tattooed person – Lucky Diamond Rich

Guinness world record for the most tattooed person goes to Lucky Diamond Rich. Born as Gregory Paul Mclaren in New Zealand in 1971, Rich had always dreamed of being the most tattooed person. Rich won the record in 2006 for having tattoo on 100 percent of his body. He has tattoos in his entire body…

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30 success tips by Jack Ma, Alibaba founder

Alibaba founder Jack Ma (profile in Wikipedia) is one of the most respected businessman in China. Jack is not only appreciated for his business sense, his personality and ideas are also widely respected.¬† One of the world’s billionaires, Jack Ma is the first mainland Chinese entrepreneur to appear on the cover of Forbes Magazine. Here…

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23-years-old woman turned in to an old lady in a few days

Can you believe, the following photo features a woman in her twenties? Even if you take it for granted, you won’t believe that she used to be a beautiful young lady a few days before she started aging all of a sudden. In a mysterious incident in 2008, a 23 year-old beauty had turned into…

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Happy Canada Day ! Why does Google hate Canada Day?

Today Canadians are celebrating the 144th birthday of Canada. I wish everybody a very happy Canada Day! Newly married British royal couple, Prince William and Kate Middleton who arrived in Canada yesterday, took part in the Canada Day celebration. Prince William also addressed Canada Day crowd in Ottawa. Why does Google hate Canada Day? I…

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World’s smelliest man hasn’t bathed for 37 years

There is no reason to celebrate this world record. The smelliest man in the world, Kailash Singh, hasn’t washed himself for more than 37 years. The man stopped¬† bathing or cutting his hair (hair has grown to 6 ft long) since 1974, just after getting married. The 65 year-old Indian man says that he does…

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Goodbye Canadian paper money

The Bank of Canada has decided to stop producing paper money and start issuing high-tech plastic money. The money will feature transparent maple leaf window to help reduce currency counterfeiting. The first polymer bank notes $100 bills will arrive in November. The $50 notes are scheduled to be released in March. Remaining notes like $20,…

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