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25 Big Ideas, Trends, and Predictions for 2013

25 Big Ideas, Trends, and Predictions for 2013 | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Every year, we ask our readers, experts and entrepreneurs to tell us how the world of work and business will change. Here are this year's top predictions.
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Key Strategic Trends for the Middle East in 2013 - Huffington Post (blog)

Key Strategic Trends for the Middle East in 2013 - Huffington Post (blog) | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Key Strategic Trends for the Middle East in 2013
Huffington Post (blog)
It is difficult for the observer to forecast the course of events in our region. The ongoing changes in the Arab region and the Middle East are many.
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CES 2013: The Tech Trends You Won't Hear About | Culture News | Rolling Stone

CES 2013: The Tech Trends You Won't Hear About | Culture News | Rolling Stone | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Flashy conference focuses on 110-inch TVs at the expense of practical innovation
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Disruptive Trends to Watch in 2013

Disruptive Trends to Watch in 2013 | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Game-changing ideas that could break out in the new year.
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Since Clayton Christensen there is no excuse not to be prepared for disruptive trends

1. 3-D printing

2. The internet of things

3. New healthcare bsiness models

4. Low-cost, online, competency-based learning universities

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Werknemer 2.0 | nieuworganiseren.nu

Werknemer 2.0 | nieuworganiseren.nu | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Bionische ledematen, oogimplantaten en pillen. Een Brits rapport biedt een blik op de toekomst van werk.
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Niet echt een aanlokkelijk perspectief

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100 Must Watch Trends in 2013 - Forbes

100 Must Watch Trends in 2013 - Forbes | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Want to know what's hot for 2013? You don't need eagle eyes; you just need this long list from JWT. Ann Mack and her team at JWT have hit a homerun.
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Coworking Spaces and 3D Printing: Bringing Manufacturing to the Masses | Deskmag | Coworking

Coworking Spaces and 3D Printing: Bringing Manufacturing to the Masses | Deskmag | Coworking | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
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Trends to watch for in 2013 - City Press

Trends to watch for in 2013 - City Press | Futurewaves | Scoop.it

City Press Dion Chang: convergence (the new social media diet), democratisation of gourmet food, goodwasging (the new greenwashing), the umbilibal extension cord (yuckies, bamboccini), e-tailing (couch based retail therapy), designed in asia is the new "made in China", reputation aggregation, the ying and yang of extinction and opportunity, learning to think small.

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The future according to Google's Larry Page - Fortune Tech

The future according to Google's Larry Page - Fortune Tech | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Google CEO Larry Page envisions a future in which computers plan your vacations, drive your cars, and anticipate your whims. Audacious? Maybe. But Page’s dreams have a way of coming true.
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Extend Limits - Top 5 meest gelezen artikelen van Extend Limits in 2012

Extend Limits - Top 5 meest gelezen artikelen van Extend Limits in 2012 | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
De top 5 artikels die het meest gelezen zijn op Extend Limits het afgelopen jaar. Eerste: een terugblik op de afgelopen 100 jaar in 10 minuten
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Four Unexpected Macro Trends for 2013 and Beyond | World Future Society

Four Unexpected Macro Trends for 2013 and Beyond | World Future Society | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
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1.) The Shift to Natural Gas Vehicles

2.) The Great Insourcing Movement 

3.) Multidimensional Literacy

4.) The Legalized Marijuana Movement

 

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Werkdocument "De (r)evolutie van de (i)Samenleving" | Rapport | Rijksoverheid.nl

Werkdocument "De (r)evolutie van de (i)Samenleving" | Rapport | Rijksoverheid.nl | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
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Dit document is tot stand gekomen in het kader van de verkenning van de directie B&I, ministerie van BZK, naar de betekenis van ontwikkelingen en trends in de samenleving voor de iOverheid. In deze verkenning staat de vraag centraal of de iOverheid klaar is voor de iSamenleving.

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A Collection of Essays About What We Should Fear

A Collection of Essays About What We Should Fear | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
There’s the fiscal cliff, the continued European economic crisis, the perpetual tensions in the Middle East. But what about the things that may happen in twenty, fifty, or a hundred years?
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Trends Media Group Survey Reveals Most Attractive Brands, Fashion Consumption and Design Adoption in 20 Cities in China

Trends Media Group Survey Reveals Most Attractive Brands, Fashion Consumption and Design Adoption in 20 Cities in China | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
BEIJING, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- China's largest fashion and lifestyle publisher Trends Media Group has released...
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6 trends we saw at CES 2013

6 trends we saw at CES 2013 | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
From ultra HD TVs to robot massagers, here are six trends we noticed at last week's Consumer Electronics Show.
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GreenBiz VERGE Ahead: 7 trends to watch in 2013

GreenBiz VERGE Ahead: 7 trends to watch in 2013 | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
A peek into the emerging role of cities 2.0 and how data, IT and new platforms continue to disrupt the markets for energy and transportation.
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1. Rise of machine-to machines

2. Platform to accelerate energy efficiency

3. Cities push data transparancy for energy use

4. Green button in an app-centric world

5. Electrifying fleets and EV car sharing services

6. Can renewable energy gain ground?

7. Cities 2.0  and economic revitalisation

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17 digital marketing and ecommerce trends for 2013 by Econsultancy CEO Ashley Friedlein

17 digital marketing and ecommerce trends for 2013 by Econsultancy CEO Ashley Friedlein | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Following are my personal thoughts on what will be interesting and important in the world of digital marketing and ecommerce for 2013. As is traditional for my trends, there are around seventeen of them.
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1. The end of the digital beginning

2. The war for digital talent

3. Optimized cross-channel customer experiences

4. Focus on the head rather than the long tail

5. Internationalization

6. GAFA (Google, apple, facebook, Amazon)

7. Personalisation 

8. Content marketing

9. Mobile

10. Social Media

11. Interactive design and user experience

12. Advertising

13.Analytics

14. Conversion rate optimization (CRO); marketing automation; video; real-time bidding; agile.

15. Connected / internet TV

16. Honourable mentions: email and SEO

17. The ascendance of long-form blogging

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Is healthcare about to "go the way of the Dodo ?"

Is healthcare about to "go the way of the Dodo ?" | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
As the new year started, all kinds of predictions come to our attention, mostly of things that will enter our lives.How about things that will dissolve from our lives ?Of all species that became
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Why are old people often the best futurists?

Why are old people often the best futurists? | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Hiding behind wall in teflon suit for this one! Since I started my futurology career 21 years ago, it has always been clear that technology can change very fast but social change is slower, and the...
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My 5 Tech Predictions for 2013 - Forbes

My 5 Tech Predictions for 2013 - Forbes | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
I have previously predicted that 2013 will be an odd year. Of this I am certain.  All the rest are what you might call “serious conjecture.” Maybe one or more will actually come true fully or in part.
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1. apple's edge will dull 2. The year of the wearales (eg project glass) 3. They'll know who we are (age of context)  4. buzzwords will die and 5/ data contracts and margins will erode.

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110 Predictions For the Next 110 Years

110 Predictions For the Next 110 Years | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
It's never easy to predict the future. But as PM's 110th anniversary celebration draws to a close, we've decided to try. Here are 110 ambitious ideas for the decades ahead.
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100 Things You'll Need to Know About in 2013

100 Things You'll Need to Know About in 2013 | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
With 2012 very nearly in the rearview mirror, check out this list of what you are going to hear about, talk about and spend your money on in 2013.Get the...
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ZocDoc - Get well sooner.

ZocDoc - Get well sooner. | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
Find a great doctor and make your appointment online on ZocDoc! You can search by specialty, location and insurance, and it's completely free to book an appointment.
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14 big trends to watch in 2013 - O'Reilly Radar

14 big trends to watch in 2013 - O'Reilly Radar | Futurewaves | Scoop.it
2012 was a remarkable year for technology, government and society. In our 2012 year in review, we looked back at 10 trends that mattered. Below, we look ahead to...
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1.Liquid data

2.Networked accountability

3.Data as infrastructure

4.Social coding

5.Data commons

6.Lean government

7.Smart government

8.Sharing economy

9.Preemptive health care

10.Predictive data analytics

11.Algorithmic censorship and algoraithmic transparancy

12.Personal data ownership

13.Open journalism

14.Automation, artificial intelligence and employment

 

 

 

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