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What Happens in an Internet Minute? #infographic

What Happens in an Internet Minute? #infographic | Futuring | Scoop.it

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Wow ... 1 minute!

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rodrick rajive lal's curator insight, December 16, 2013 1:59 AM

This is absolutely staggering, the quantum of information surging and flowing through the internet is simply huge! Human being will have to adapt in order to be able to comprehend and catch up with even a third of this information!

IOANNIS APOSTOLOU's curator insight, December 16, 2013 9:26 AM

In time...the internet world!

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DealChaat - your pocket friendly Shopping Companion - Ideafarms : Ideafarms

DealChaat - your pocket friendly Shopping Companion - Ideafarms : Ideafarms | Futuring | Scoop.it
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Building   on   how   retail   has   played   a   role   in   the   Social-­‐Local-­‐ Mobile   (SoLoMo)   space,   many   brands   have   started   to   drive   awareness,   buzz,   and   even   promotion   into   consumers’   lives   through   the   smart   integration   of   digital,   mobile,   and   social   technology  into  their  brick-­‐and-­‐mortar  businesses. 

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DealChaat - Applications Android sur Google Play

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India’s first Location-based Last-minute, Last-mile Promotion On Android Let the deals find you.

Looking to buy something or planning an outing with buddies? Look no ...
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A new way of advertising to nearby customers.

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Sunil Malhotra's curator insight, June 17, 2013 2:27 PM

Empower merchants to delight consumers - get out of the way!

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Spike supersonic business jet swaps windows for a wraparound live-view display

Spike supersonic business jet swaps windows for a wraparound live-view display | Futuring | Scoop.it
We're pretty excited about the Spike S-512 supersonic business jet, but this latest feature could potentially make a three-hour Mach 1.6 hop from New

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Its success will depend on the resolution and realism of the projected images. 

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Stuart Goode's curator insight, March 10, 2014 6:35 AM

Will it ever take off?

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CMO 2014: A Return To The 3 Purposes Of Marketing

CMO 2014: A Return To The 3 Purposes Of Marketing | Futuring | Scoop.it
For CMOs, 2014 represents a return to marketing purpose and fundamentals. A charter to fulfill three strategic principles beyond just tactical content marketing.

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Marty's comment spells out the furture of user research while placing the burden of trust on product designers. Great insight. 

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Marty Koenig's curator insight, December 4, 2013 11:09 PM

Peter Drucker is one of my all time favorites. I'm not sure a product that perfectly communicates to ideal customers can compel people to buy to the point of being self evident. That seems a stretch to me. 


I do understand that product design that includes the customer early on will meet their needs better than one that' just thrown out there and hopes to satisfy. However a vast majority of product managers and product designers don't use design principles like that. Think Facebook and Apple. They are market leaders and their products do sell themselves, but not because company leadership and management goes out of their way to find out what their customers want. 


Quite the contrary. When they release new products or upgrades, they essentially ram it down your throat and their customers accept is as good. Or, if they don't initially accept it as good, the features are generally not unuseful and they grow to like them or even love them, almost by brute force. Almost by manipulation. Cultural manipulation. Societal manipulation. 


Or is that the new definition of marketing and market leadership in the year 2014? 


What are your thoughts?


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Marty Koenig's curator insight, December 4, 2013 11:37 PM

Peter Drucker is one of my all time favorites. I'm not sure a product that perfectly communicates to ideal customers can compel people to buy to the point of being self evident. That seems a stretch to me. 


I do understand that product design that includes the customer early on will meet their needs better than one that' just thrown out there and hopes to satisfy. However a vast majority of product managers and product designers don't use design principles like that. Think Facebook and Apple. They are market leaders and their products do sell themselves, but not because company leadership and management goes out of their way to find out what their customers want. 


Quite the contrary. When they release new products or upgrades, they essentially ram it down your throat and their customers accept is as good. Or, if they don't initially accept it as good, the features are generally not unuseful and they grow to like them or even love them, almost by brute force. Almost by manipulation. Cultural manipulation. Societal manipulation. 


Or is that the new definition of marketing and market leadership in the year 2014? 


What are your thoughts?


This post was enhanced by the insight and thought leadership of Marty Koenig. See more at http://www.scoop.it/t/crowdfundingrocks

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A New Way to Look at Competitors

A New Way to Look at Competitors | Futuring | Scoop.it

Every startup I see invariably puts up a competitive analysis slide that plots performance on a X/Y graph with their company in the top right. The slide is a holdover from when existing companies l...


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Absolutely brilliant visualisation and post! Cut & Keep for any startup/

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Ken Taggart's curator insight, November 15, 2013 8:34 PM

A great way to visualise your market, especially when you are trying to innovate and targeting bits of existing markets

Joanne Brooks's curator insight, November 16, 2013 10:17 PM
Today most startups are trying to ressegment existing markets or create new markets. How do you diagram that? What if the basis of competition in market creation is really the intersection of multiple existing markets? Or what if the markets may not exist and you are creating one? Today it's all about being visual.
Hanin Abu Al Rub's curator insight, November 18, 2013 2:55 AM

If you care to look...

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MIT: 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2013 you should know about

MIT: 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2013 you should know about | Futuring | Scoop.it

MIT's definition of a breakthrough is simple: an advance that gives people powerful new ways to use technology. It could be an intuitive design that provides a useful interface (e.g., “Smart Watches”) or experimental devices that could allow people who have suffered brain damage to once again form memories (“Memory Implants”). Some could be key to sustainable economic growth (“Additive Manufacturing” and “Supergrids”), while others could change how we communicate (“Temporary Social Media”) or think about the unborn (“Prenatal DNA Sequencing”). Some are brilliant feats of engineering (“Baxter”), whereas others stem from attempts to rethink longstanding problems in their fields (“Deep Learning” and “Ultra-Efficient Solar Power”). As a whole, this annual list not only tells you which technologies you need to know about, but also celebrates the creativity that produced them.

 


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What will the West think of next, Use & Throw social media is already here.

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Jean HAGUET's curator insight, August 30, 2013 9:56 AM

Very eclectic and enlightening!

Sieg Holle's curator insight, August 30, 2013 11:28 AM

technology - the great equalizer 

wallemac's comment, August 30, 2013 5:08 PM
great to see two solar verticles included in the top 10 - PV Solar and Supergrids
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Low marks for MOOCs: Few students post, Stanford study says, and their grades show it - San Francisco Business Times

Low marks for MOOCs: Few students post, Stanford study says, and their grades show it - San Francisco Business Times | Futuring | Scoop.it
Ask questions in class, get a good grade, conventional wisdom goes. Now Stanford...

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Open might take a little time but is here to stay and there's no stopping it. Examples - Linux and wikipedia. Quality will improve iteratively not end-of-pipeline like it was in the material economy.

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Richard G. Bush's curator insight, July 22, 2013 11:17 AM

Student's are not making the investment...my father-in-law always said, "you get what you pay for and you take care of those things you spend your money on".  Free is cheap and I have no ownership; it is disposable and unimportant; and I do not need to invest my time in it, I have nothing to lose.  But I am not saying the higher education should cost a ton either, but make it a real investment.  Otherwise we are going to have students who drop out of free classes only to feel crushed by the notion they can't cut it in higher education.  We need to make education affordable; hold students accountable for their part of the learning experience; hold institutions and their faculty to higher standards; and help students find the right techniques for their learning style to be successful.  Cheap or free is not the answer to a system that needs to change the way it does business to match the changes in the environment without sacrificing quality!

Ekaterina's curator insight, July 24, 2013 5:26 PM

Análisis sobre la participación en los foros MOCCs. 

Sunil Malhotra's curator insight, July 29, 2013 4:17 AM

Open might take a little time but is here to stay and there's no stopping it. Examples - Linux and wikipedia. Quality will improve iteratively not end-of-pipeline as it was in the material economy.

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Gen Z — Where All Work Will Be Play

Gen Z — Where All Work Will Be Play | Futuring | Scoop.it
Six forces are driving the emergence of a post-generational world in which we will no longer talk about generations.
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If you want to survive the tsunami, you have to ride the wave—it’s your only option, no matter how frightening it may appear. 

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Morons Wanted - Motogo

Morons Wanted - Motogo | Futuring | Scoop.it
    Morons Angels Wanted   A business owner invited me to invest in their new business recently.  I looked at their “deck”, which had no financial information and was just a couple of pages – very scant on detail. They had a track record, but wanted to start a new business in a related field.  After …

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A totally one-sided pitch by a so-called investor. Startups don't have 'fees' to pay unless they can be linked to outcomes. Isn't that the way you investors also link your tranches?

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What Happens in an Internet Minute? #infographic

What Happens in an Internet Minute? #infographic | Futuring | Scoop.it

Via Brian Yanish - MarketingHits.com
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Wow ... 1 minute!

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rodrick rajive lal's curator insight, December 16, 2013 1:59 AM

This is absolutely staggering, the quantum of information surging and flowing through the internet is simply huge! Human being will have to adapt in order to be able to comprehend and catch up with even a third of this information!

IOANNIS APOSTOLOU's curator insight, December 16, 2013 9:26 AM

In time...the internet world!

aanve's curator insight, December 16, 2013 9:56 AM

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Generation Y Rebels Against Company Tech Rules

Generation Y Rebels Against Company Tech Rules | Futuring | Scoop.it
Study finds Generation Y breaking company policies on technology use in the workplace.

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The beginning of the end of the command and control era. Endgame.

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Chris Farrance's curator insight, January 17, 2014 4:14 AM

Wrong people or wrong policies for a 2020 Digital Business?

Chris Bantock's curator insight, January 17, 2014 6:00 AM

One of the challenges of transforming a company into the Digital world  

Chris Bantock's comment, January 17, 2014 6:02 AM
Definately the wrong policies.
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Amazing resource. Cut & Keep

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Siegfried Holle's curator insight, July 4, 2014 8:45 AM

Your knowledge is your strength and power 

Saberes Sin Fronteras OVS's curator insight, November 30, 2014 5:33 PM

Acceso gratuito a documentos de las mejores universidades del mundo

♥ princess leia ♥'s curator insight, December 28, 2014 11:58 AM

WoW  .. Expand  your mind!! It has room to grow!!! 

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Notes on technology behind cMOOCs: Show me your aggregation architecture and I’ll show you mine

Notes on technology behind cMOOCs: Show me your aggregation architecture and I’ll show you mine | Futuring | Scoop.it

A survey of technology used in some MOOCs, identifying trends and possible future directions. The conclusion more shared guidance on aggregation architectures might be needed...

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Less technology, more content is the mantra ... context is what will matter most on social media

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