The New York Times has a great article about how Bay Area residents, faced with unemployment, are turning into entrepreneurs out of necessity. I predict that inventions will soon follow, benefiting us all.
SAN FRANCISCO — Alex Andon, 24, a graduate of Duke University in biology, was laid off from a biotech company last May. For months he sought new work. Then, frustrated with the hunt, he turned to jellyfish. In an apartment he shares here with six roommates, Mr. Andon started a business in September building jellyfish aquariums[more]