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Meet Ooho!, the Edible, Plastic-Free Water Bottle

Meet Ooho!, the Edible, Plastic-Free Water Bottle | Top Reads | Scoop.it
A London-based startup aims to take a bite out of our unsustainable plastic consumption.
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How to Create an Emotional Connection With Remote Employees

How to Create an Emotional Connection With Remote Employees | Top Reads | Scoop.it
Co-workers who don't work at headquarters often struggle to feel connected to the overall company culture. Here's a proven way to help bridge the social and emotional distance.
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Is Personalized Discovery A Feature, Category Or New Paradigm

Is Personalized Discovery A Feature, Category Or New Paradigm | Top Reads | Scoop.it
What do you do when you don’t know what you want to read, watch, listen to or do next? What do you do if you don't know what to search for? Or can’t..
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Kill The Password

Kill The Password | Top Reads | Scoop.it
There are a myriad of problems with the password in the modern computing context. We are no longer signing onto a single mainframe. We have multiple..
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Innovation is about being different

Innovation is about being different | Top Reads | Scoop.it
What is innovation? Innovation is a strange beast. Most people say innovation is about new technology or bringing new things to the market. Some might think of better processes. Schumpeter went further and defined it as “The introduction of new goods (…), new methods of production (…), the opening of new markets (…), the conquest [...]
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very interesting read.....

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Terms And Conditions Are The Biggest Lie Of Our Industry

Terms And Conditions Are The Biggest Lie Of Our Industry | Top Reads | Scoop.it
THE LEGAL AGREEMENTS SET OUT BELOW GOVERN YOUR USE OF THIS TECHCRUNCH POST (“TECHCRUNCH"). TO AGREE TO THESE TERMS, CLICK "AGREE." IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO..
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Machine Learning And Human Bias: An Uneasy Pair

Machine Learning And Human Bias: An Uneasy Pair | Top Reads | Scoop.it
“We’re watching you.” This was the warning that the Chicago Police Department gave to more than 400 people on its “Heat List.” The list, an attempt..
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How to Design Work Projects for Maximum Learning

How to Design Work Projects for Maximum Learning | Top Reads | Scoop.it
They need five elements.
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  • Select an area where improvement is a must. 

  • Tie goals to concrete results. 

  • Make it a stretch. 

  • Do it fast. 

  • Deliver a microcosm — not a “phase one.

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Enterprise Software’s Trillion-Dollar Opportunity 

Enterprise Software’s Trillion-Dollar Opportunity  | Top Reads | Scoop.it
There is a massive opportunity for startups to define a new era of work, and it’s not just the products and platforms they build that will look completely..
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(Partly the Dr Evil pic.)

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Watch These Micro-Robots Burrow Through The Body And Deliver Life-Saving Drugs

Watch These Micro-Robots Burrow Through The Body And Deliver Life-Saving Drugs | Top Reads | Scoop.it
No more injections or pills. These corkscrew micromachines go right to clogged-up arteries, carrying drugs to open them up.
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What Is Code? If You Don't Know, You Need to Read This

What Is Code? If You Don't Know, You Need to Read This | Top Reads | Scoop.it
The world belongs to people who code. Those who don’t understand will be left behind.
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for those out there who do not live inside the Technology bubble!

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Innovation Without Execution Is Only Ideation

Innovation Without Execution Is Only Ideation | Top Reads | Scoop.it
I believe in networks. Fostering networks of intelligence and sharing information are two of the most important characteristics of those organisations that will survive this era of disruption. I also believe that connecting ideas with other innovation experts is one of the best ways to inspire new radical insights. That [...]
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Digital Transformation Doesn’t Have to Leave Employees Behind

Digital Transformation Doesn’t Have to Leave Employees Behind | Top Reads | Scoop.it
Managers can help create more winners than losers.
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Inside Obama's Stealth Startup

Inside Obama's Stealth Startup | Top Reads | Scoop.it
President Obama has quietly recruited top tech talent from the likes of Google and Facebook. Their mission: to reboot how government works.
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First the UK, now the USA. Hopefully Australia next. 

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How To Be An Intrapreneur: You Can Still Be Nimble And Creative In A Big Company

Entrepreneurs are creative professionals characterized by initiative and innovation. They bring new ideas to life, and turn on a dime to answer the demands of a fast-moving market. When they run into obstacles, they adapt. They are not big on deferring to authority or waiting around for permission.

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Love the quote '... a prototype is worth 1000 meetings'. 

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Curriculums, Collaboration, And Reinventing The Classroom - Trello Blog

Curriculums, Collaboration, And Reinventing The Classroom - Trello Blog | Top Reads | Scoop.it
Innovative and collaborative classrooms start with the right tech tools to get going. These STEM educators are using Trello to jumpstart their classroom.
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Next-Gen Cybersecurity Is All About Behavior Recognition

Next-Gen Cybersecurity Is All About Behavior Recognition | Top Reads | Scoop.it
In the wake of devastating personal information leaks, like Target’s back in 2014 affecting more than 70 million customers and the more recent Ashley..
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Leave you broke, Star Wars digital trading cards will

Leave you broke, Star Wars digital trading cards will | Top Reads | Scoop.it
Earlier this year, we reported that Topps, the company that popularized trading cards, had come out with an app that let users collect and trade digital Star Wars trading cards. They even have...
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That's one expensive hobby.

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The Netflix effect: TV shifts from hero to zero

The arrival of Netflix has been a tipping point for Australian television with a faster uptake of the services than some may have planned for.
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Speed as a Habit

Speed as a Habit | Top Reads | Scoop.it
All things being equal, speed will determine whether your company succeeds or not. Here's how to make it core to your culture.
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The 3 Keys To Successful Open Innovation

Much has been written about open innovation as if it were a new idea, or that tech startups are the secret to its success. It's a lot more complicated than that, and organizations that do it well — like Bayer, Campbell Soup, and the U.S. Agency for International Development — [...]
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Plant Power: Dutch company harvests electricity from living plants to power streetlights, Wi-Fi, and cell phones

Plant Power: Dutch company harvests electricity from living plants to power streetlights, Wi-Fi, and cell phones | Top Reads | Scoop.it

Dutch company Plant-e harnesses electricity from living plants to power streetlights, cell phone chargers, and more.

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I want to charge my phone and power my wi-fi from the plants I grow in my garden without harming the plants. Now I can. Now we all can.

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Three Ways To Distinguish A Killer Culture

Three Ways To Distinguish A Killer Culture | Top Reads | Scoop.it
Looking to establish a killer workplace culture? Try these 3 proven methods.
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A robot is planning to 3D print a steel bridge in Amsterdam

A robot is planning to 3D print a steel bridge in Amsterdam | Top Reads | Scoop.it
The city of Amsterdam is working with Dutch robot company MX3D and engineering software company Autodesk to create a 3D-printed bridge.
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Gotta love those clever Dutchies.

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