Monthly Archives: September 2015


What if you had a healthy body, but an unhealthy mind?

There are all sorts of ways for people to lead a healthy life, by either maintaining a clean diet or working out regularly. Or for the really ambitious and disciplined people, that means doing both at the same time. More and more individuals are starting food and fitness blogs that […]


What if the internet got smarter?

Every self-respecting tech guy was there: the annual Semantics conference in Vienna. If you don’t have a degree in engineering or information technology you won’t get the most out of this conference, but you’ll profit nonetheless. Because semantics is not just about a bunch of technical stuff, it is first and […]


What if we open-sourced the quest for curing cancer?

Personalise this! The customization of healthcare, with medicine tailor-made for each individual patient, belongs to the main research interests of current affairs. In this model, doctors aim to select appropriate therapies based on the context of a patient’s genetics. The patient, which Salvatore Iaconesi points out in our TED talk […]


What if you were forced to flee?

For all of us having spent summer 2015 in Athens, Italy or Spain, the refugee crisis was never only a rigid statistical graph or some abstract numbers flickering on a television screen. Since the probability of us being born in a country falling apart is only a bat of an […]


The Endless Possibilities Behind “What If” Questions 5

What if….we asked more “What if” questions? Technicians, programmers and science lovers are most likely to know of him and are great fans of his work: Randall Munroe. Munroe, a web cartoonist and an extremely smart science know-it-all, runs a famous online comic called xkcd. But he might be even […]


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pik’d – a new Austrian-Chilean startup helps you pick the cherries of your GoPro footage

Ready. Ride. Review. The startup scene just got a bit brighter with the entrance of the new kids on the block – pik’d. The Austrian co-founders Moritz and Clemens met during their studies in International Economics in Innsbruck, Austria. The two sports geeks realized pretty quickly that all the footage they captured with their […]


A school about everything

Everybody is talking about lifelong learning and how important it is. A whole generation is growing up with the mindset to never stop developing, professionally and personally. Still, if you finish your studies and look around for new exciting things to learn, you will discover that there is not much […]