PARKER Cool new businesses in Boston. There seems to be a trend toward hype-niche. Let’s go thru a few of these and see if you agree, and why you think they are hype-nichey.
MOORE Porter Stansberry, the guy who predicted the Fanny May, Freddie Mac crashes, the GM bankruptcies and the Dow down-turn, is again predicting a major looming financial crisis, from printing too much cash. He’s also giving away (for a $5.00 shipping charge) his “Survival strategy.” Do we believe him?
LEE This is something that I think might actually work. I’m a huge believer in solar energy but the issue has always been the cost and where to put the panels. A startup company called Ubiquitous might just have the answer and it’s transparent solar cells that they want to try to power cell phones first and then move on to much bigger fish like skyscrapers. I want you to watch the video and tell me what you think.