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Capitalism simply isn't working and here are the reasons why

Capitalism simply isn't working and here are the reasons why | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Will Hutton: Economist Thomas Piketty's message is bleak: the gap between rich and poor threatens to destroy us
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The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies In Gaming

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From bringing a television production schedule to the video game industry to turning preservation into a noble and profitable business, these are the...
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15 Possible Asia Tech IPOs in 2014

15 Possible Asia Tech IPOs in 2014 | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
We've sifted through the field to look at confirmed, probable, and possible Asia tech IPOs.
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Africa’s urbanisation: making sense of the numbers

Africa’s urbanisation: making sense of the numbers | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Insight into business in Africa
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Android Dominates Global Mobile Browsing: Report

Android Dominates Global Mobile Browsing: Report | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
But iOS is the leader in key Western markets.
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3 Myths About Keeping Your Startup a Secret

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It can be tough to let go of your secret sauce, but the pros (helpful feedback and trust in your brand) far outweigh the costs.
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Measuring Open Innovation – a Metrics-Based Management Toolkit for Successful Innovation Teams – Part 2 | Innovation Management

Measuring Open Innovation – a Metrics-Based Management Toolkit for Successful Innovation Teams – Part 2 | Innovation Management | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
How to apply metrics to open innovation (OI)? That's the question we often get from our clients when they start to develop their open innovation capabilities. In order to provide an answer to this critical question, the following article will focus on the key findings of our Open Innovation KPI 2012 study. Based on this study, a metrics-based management toolkit has been developed, which provides the most relevant key performance indicators from the perspective of innovation managers, subject matter experts, and consultants.
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Crowdsourced School Homework: Brainly Plans to Teach the US

Crowdsourced School Homework: Brainly Plans to Teach the US | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Brainly is a 5-year-old Poland-based company, which also happened to win the The Next Web's Polish Startup of the Year 2013 award.
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Emotion in Marketing: How Our Brains Decide What's Shareable

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Let's take a closer look at how emotions form in the brain and the ways they motivate us to surprising actions.
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What We Need in a Next-Gen Social Network

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Facebook today doesn’t resemble a thriving metropolis - it’s more of a friendly neighborhood bar. Here are the things we need in a new social network.
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Facts, Figures & Statistics – Social Media Usage In The Middle East [INFOGRAPHIC] - AllTwitter

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Facts, Figures & Statistics – Social Media Usage In The Middle East [INFOGRAPHIC]
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The Banking Landscape in South Africa [Infographic]

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The True Costs of Developing an App

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If you know nothing about development, you may want to think long and hard before partaking in such a ambitious endeavor. Here are some things to consider.
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A Lesson in Social Espionage: How to Dissect a Competitor's Social Strategy

A Lesson in Social Espionage: How to Dissect a Competitor's Social Strategy | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Gain valuable insights about an industry, a company, or a competitor by carefully dissecting their social activity. In this example, the personal care brand Dove, the following exercises, using only public data, took about 3 hours to complete.
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Beyond Customer Loyalty Programs: 7 Ways To Build Lasting Relationships

Beyond Customer Loyalty Programs: 7 Ways To Build Lasting Relationships | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Business is about building lasting relationships, not bribery. So what does this mean for the future of customer service?
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The Two Words Steve Jobs Hated Most

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Apple's former top marketing executive reveals two of the most 'dreaded, hated' words at Apple under Steve Jobs.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Teachers Guide to Teaching Using Social Media

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Teachers Guide to Teaching Using Social Media | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it

The growing popularity and the pervasive use of social networking websites among our teens and students is a fact we can no longer ignore. Unfortunately, many school boards  still promulgate laws that inhibit access to these platforms in schools and thus missing on huge learning opportunities for students. Instead of forcing an unwarranted ban on these media tools why not embrace them and turn them into learning hubs where our students can thrive academically.

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Codementor Wants To Be An Uber for Developers In Distress

Codementor Wants To Be An Uber for Developers In Distress | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Codementor is building out its on-demand help marketplace as it seeks to become an Uber for developers who need help instantly.
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Mobile health app marketplace to take off, expected to reach $26B by 2017 - Mobile Marketer -

Mobile health app marketplace to take off, expected to reach $26B by 2017 - Mobile Marketer - | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it

Consumers are increasingly relying on mobile applications to help them manage their health and fitness, with the top 10 mobile health apps generating up to four million free and 300,000 paid downloads per day, according to research2guidance.

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Measuring Open Innovation – 3 Key Principles to Improve Your Innovation Measurement Practices– Part 1 | Innovation Management

Measuring Open Innovation – 3 Key Principles to Improve Your Innovation Measurement Practices– Part 1 | Innovation Management | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Thanks to loads of compelling research studies and best practice cases in open innovation (OI) carried out over the last decade, several companies nowadays begin to embrace and partially apply the new principles and methods OI offers. However, when managing open innovation at the project level, even experienced managers still go blank at the question: how to assess, control, and measure the performance of these activities? In this series of articles, we will address the above issue by discussing a general framework for an open innovation performance measurement system (Part 1). Given this framework, a metricsbased management toolkit will be presented that provides a suite of key performance indicators (KPIs) for a specific set of OI methods that demonstrates the key results of our Open Innovation KPI 2012 Study (Part 2).
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Education 2.0 Vs Education 3.0- Awesome Chart

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TabTale's Strategy For Creating Best-Selling Apps

TabTale's Strategy For Creating Best-Selling Apps | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
Making it as an app designer is about more than dreaming up the next Candy Crush. Sagi Schliesser, CEO of Israeli gaming company TabTale, breaks down...
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Five Types of Social Media Influencers | Social Media Today

Five Types of Social Media Influencers | Social Media Today | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
What makes a good influencer? “Influence” is a concept difficult to evaluate since it refers to both subjective and objective values, resulting in a measurement of:
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Advice From The Youngest Self-Made Female Billionaire in History | Entrepreneur.co.za

Advice From The Youngest Self-Made Female Billionaire in History | Entrepreneur.co.za | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
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Let's Debunk 4 Myths About How Great Companies Innovate

Let's Debunk 4 Myths About How Great Companies Innovate | MyRoundUp | Scoop.it
How do Apple, Google, and 3M continue to disrupt their markets? The truth doesnt lie in common myths about visionary leaders or business strategy, but...
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