Readings for Lunch — [ 15 Jul 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
In these days of Pokemon mania, I find this game – made with only a sticker attached to a window – simply amazing. (see the full video here)

COMPANIES

Satya Nadella just fixed Microsoft’s biggest problem

Despite the click-bait title, this is a very interesting article about Microsoft is tearing down silos and how is transitioning – slowly but resolutely – to a post-Ballmer commercial era.

SCIENCE

Functioning 'mechanical gears' seen in nature for the first time

The finding demonstrates that gear mechanisms previously thought to be solely man-made have an evolutionary precedent. Scientists say this is the "first observation of mechanical gearing in a biological structure".