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Chart of the day: Christmas cybershopping, Apple style - Apple 2.0 -Fortune Tech

Chart of the day: Christmas cybershopping, Apple style - Apple 2.0 -Fortune Tech | Miscellany | Scoop.it
In 4 days of holiday shopping, 83% of mobile sales were made via iOS, 17% via Android.
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FORTUNE -- By the time Horace Dediu posted the attached chart on his Asymco.com
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This One Chart Shows Where All The Important Economies Are Right Now In The Growth Cycle

This One Chart Shows Where All The Important Economies Are Right Now In The Growth Cycle | Miscellany | Scoop.it
Here’s a cool chart from Morgan Stanley.
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RIP Google Reader and Winamp: 10 Tech Products We Lost in 2013

RIP Google Reader and Winamp: 10 Tech Products We Lost in 2013 | Miscellany | Scoop.it
As you slow down to celebrate the holidays and new year, join us in raising a toast to Google Reader and the host of other products we lost in 2013.

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Chris Parsell's curator insight, December 11, 2013 4:30 PM

I remember working on the first Blockbuster e-commerce site in 1998...wow, in internet years I'm ancient.

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These 10 Countries Are The Most Prosperous In The World

These 10 Countries Are The Most Prosperous In The World | Miscellany | Scoop.it

If you were to look at one measure of a country’s economic health, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) alone leaves out plenty of the factors that make a country a pleasant - or prosperous - place to live.

 

That’s why, in the depths of a global recession five years ago, the Legatum Institute, a U.K. nonprofit thinktank, made a list of 89 factors to measure a country’s prosperity. Last week, the Institute put out its Prosperity Index rankings for 2013. 


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Kenneth Mikkelsen's curator insight, November 10, 2013 2:44 PM

Interesting to see four Nordic countries on the list. 

Margarida Sá Costa's curator insight, December 28, 2013 12:31 PM

Europe leads! Let's go forward Europe! 

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AkosiRunel - 9gag: Interesting perspective- Have you ever...

AkosiRunel - 9gag: Interesting perspective- Have you ever... | Miscellany | Scoop.it
9gag:
“Interesting perspective- Have you ever felt so small?
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Mary Meeker's Latest Masterful Presentation On The State Of The Web

Mary Meeker's Latest Masterful Presentation On The State Of The Web | Miscellany | Scoop.it
Each year, Kleiner Perkins partner and former analyst Mary Meeker releases an in-depth look at the state of the web, and it’s always full of surprising stats.
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The Ikea Of Bikes Is Ready To Ship

The Ikea Of Bikes Is Ready To Ship | Miscellany | Scoop.it
The much-touted self-assembled Sandwichbike starts shipping December 1.
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The IKEA of bicycles. The Sandwich bike.

 

“Unpacking your Sandwichbike should be like unwrapping a present,” says Leijh. The thrill should start as soon as it arrives at your door.

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