This is why entrepreneurs should learn to code


If you can’t code, you are a prisoner to those who can.

Mexican entrepreneur Cristian Castillo thinks avoiding investors is important.
Castillo, co-founder of instaDM, a messaging service for Instagram, doesn’t consider himself a coder, but can hack his ideas into early-stage products.
He already has made a few apps that have gained traction…

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Scientists Lobby for a New Word to Describe 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000


The highest prefix allowed by the International System of Units (SI) is the “yotta”, for 24 zeroes

Scientists are lobbying for a new word to help them describe numbers larger than 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000, amid concerns that the current system of units is insufficient.   A campaign for “hella” to join the likes of “kilo”, “mega” and “giga” as an internationally accepted prefix is attracting growing support. 


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