A true but sad tale about building a better mousetrap

At an 1871 lecture in California, American poet and essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson reportedly said something that fundamentally changed the way swarms of Americans would think about success: “If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap than his…

Apple vs. Samsung and the Marketing War for Mobile and Tablets

The legal skirmish now underway in a San Jose courtroom between Apple and Samsung over alleged patent infringements involving smartphones and tablet computers is making one thing very clear: Apple has what might be considered an unfair edge when it comes to product marketing, and…