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Creating a culture of crowd-sourced innovation: A look back at Hacking Pediatrics

Creating a culture of crowd-sourced innovation: A look back at Hacking Pediatrics | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it

A hackathon is most easily explained by relating it to the crowd-sourced, time-crunched challenges that we see every day in pop culture. From “Top Chef” to “The Apprentice” to “Extreme Makeover,” television is teeming with passionate individuals trying to solve a difficult task with incredibly constrained resources and time. What results is often remarkable by any standard and speaks to the power of concentrated, collaborative problem solving.

 


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Interesting way to innovate and harness all the brain power one can get in one place! Similar approach within the enterprise should yield some great results! Would love to hear from anyone with similar experiments within a traditional enterprise!

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This article explains how doctors, engineers, and all types of medical specialists followed a common cultural activity found on TV, called a hackathon. Commonly seen on shows where you are given a difficult task to accomplish in a certain amount of time and given restraints, a hackathon has proven to be a successful way of brainstorming and solving problems. So, a hackathon took place to "hack pediatrics'. This 36-hour challenge might be the start of a new technique of problem solving for America.

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Technology Isn’t The Only Answer to Digital Disruption | TheNextWeb

Technology Isn’t The Only Answer to Digital Disruption | TheNextWeb | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Brian Solis is principal analyst at Altimeter Group, a research firm focused on disruptive technology. He’s also a digital anthropologist and futurist who studies and the effects of emerging technology on business and society.
Via Christophe Mascarin, Discerning Digital
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"Everything begins with understanding the considerable differences between traditional customer strategies and those required to engage and nurture relationships with digital customers" says Brian Solis
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Steve Jobs and Bill Gates Together at D5 Conference 2007 - YouTube

The interview with Steve Jobs and Bill Gates, one of the most important moments in the recent history of computing. A great teaching for people who love Appl...
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One of the best discussions covering 30 years of PC and post PC era between two industry giants of our time! Get insight into their philosophy, how each of them approach work, creating new technology and thoughts on future.

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Technology Predictions from Technology Experts - Inside Tech Talk

Technology Predictions from Technology Experts - Inside Tech Talk | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
I asked 28 highly experienced tech experts for tips someone in IT could have today to prepare for the next B2C and B2B tech disruptions. Here are their answers.
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My favorite qutoe from the article: “IT will become the platform the business is built on”. Do you agree? What about business models and innovation? Also are IT departments ready for this kind of transformation?

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See The Invention That Just Changed Biking Forever

See The Invention That Just Changed Biking Forever | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
See the amazing invention that will change bicycling forever. You won't believe what it does.
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Wow...this would truly change biking. With no additional controls to deal with this sounds great. Would love to try and use one of these!

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9 tech trends for 2014, and some European startups riding the waves

9 tech trends for 2014, and some European startups riding the waves | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
An overview of European startups building businesses on top of some of the hottest trends in technology in 2014.
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Good list of trends, companies and products (specifically European)!

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11 Ways Technology Will Impact Customer Communication ...

11 Ways Technology Will Impact Customer Communication ... | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs give advice about the technologies that keep the connection with customers personal.
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Excellent advice and a good list to start with. The key to success for any enterprise will be how well these and other ideas are adopted and implemented. Would love to discuss on these topics and help realizing the same!

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This is how Skype is changing your Life

This is how Skype is changing your Life | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
The popular VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service, Skype has enjoyed rapid growth in the past few years and is eclipsing the growth of traditional international long distance providers.
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Skype and  Skype uses: Infographic

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Will smart devices become "geniuses"? - ABA Banking Journal

Will smart devices become "geniuses"?
ABA Banking Journal
Over the next two to five years, cognizant computing will become one the strongest market forces affecting the entire ecosystems and value chains across IT.
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Another high level take on cognition/cognizant technologies!

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7 Innovation Myths Holding You Back - Business Insider

7 Innovation Myths Holding You Back - Business Insider | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
7 Innovation Myths Holding You Back
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Innovation is not, as many people believe, synonymous with invention and therefore out of the reach of the average person. It's simpler than you might think.
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Another interesting article on innovation and innovating new big ideas as well as small improvements that add up

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Why Cognition-as-a-Service is the next operating system battlefield

Why Cognition-as-a-Service is the next operating system battlefield | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Competition between CaaS platforms will enable smarter and more helpful products, from our phones to our homes.
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Context awareness and cognition would be a great addition to most apps to help address the challenge of keeping up with dynamic environment we all live in. These services also need to address the issues of being able to connect with all services a user uses to have the full context along with security and privacy concerns/challenges of the same.
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The 5 Most Overlooked Tech Trends of 2013: Video

The 5 Most Overlooked Tech Trends of 2013: Video | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Stay up to date on the latest business news, stock market data and financial trends. Get personal finance advice from leading experts.
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Want To Innovate? Invest In Values - Forbes

Want To Innovate? Invest In Values - Forbes | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Want To Innovate? Invest In Values
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A country's ability to innovate is traditionally measured by things like R&D spending levels, the quality of its universities and the availability of venture capital.
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Given the amount of focus on Innovation and importance of the same across industries, values are at the bottom of the priority list (if at all). In this article Rebecca presents the importance of values for Innovation.

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As Software Eats The World, Non-Tech Corporations Are Eating Startups | TechCrunch

As Software Eats The World, Non-Tech Corporations Are Eating Startups | TechCrunch | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Over the past year or two, non-tech corporations have begun to actually open their wallets to arm themselves with talent and technology that can..
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Good insight on why non-tech companies are acquiring innovative tech companies and startups. Also touches on what they are doing to retain the talent the aquire and how they are trying to manage the same. It would be interesting to see how these acquisitions and their parent companies shape up in next few years!

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In 2014, Every Business Will Be Disrupted By Open Technology

In 2014, Every Business Will Be Disrupted By Open Technology | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
If you are competing with the plumbing company across town—or a startup across the world—you now have the same capabilities as the world’s largest corporations at your beck and call.
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Excellent summary on impact of Product Ecosystems like the App Stores and Open platforms and their impact on businesses and business models!

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Innovation: Who Else Is Doing It?

Innovation: Who Else Is Doing It? | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Everyone applauds innovation. At least, they love it in retrospect, after it has worked. Before that, it's just somebody's wild idea that competes with every other wild idea for resources and suppo...
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Neat summary of how organizations go about innovation (like the article's title question! :-)) 

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Creating a culture of crowd-sourced innovation: A look back at Hacking Pediatrics

Creating a culture of crowd-sourced innovation: A look back at Hacking Pediatrics | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it

A hackathon is most easily explained by relating it to the crowd-sourced, time-crunched challenges that we see every day in pop culture. From “Top Chef” to “The Apprentice” to “Extreme Makeover,” television is teeming with passionate individuals trying to solve a difficult task with incredibly constrained resources and time. What results is often remarkable by any standard and speaks to the power of concentrated, collaborative problem solving.

 


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Suhasa Sreenivasamurthy's insight:

Interesting way to innovate and harness all the brain power one can get in one place! Similar approach within the enterprise should yield some great results! Would love to hear from anyone with similar experiments within a traditional enterprise!

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Sarah's curator insight, December 13, 2013 7:29 AM

This article explains how doctors, engineers, and all types of medical specialists followed a common cultural activity found on TV, called a hackathon. Commonly seen on shows where you are given a difficult task to accomplish in a certain amount of time and given restraints, a hackathon has proven to be a successful way of brainstorming and solving problems. So, a hackathon took place to "hack pediatrics'. This 36-hour challenge might be the start of a new technique of problem solving for America.

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My Day With Google Glass

My Day With Google Glass | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
A firsthand look at how Google's newest invention may have accidentally changed everything about how we play golf (Nice #innovation “@GolfDigestMag: Is this the future of golf?
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Playing golf with Google Glass along with some thoughts on Glass philosophy!

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How To Pitch Investors On A Connected Device

How To Pitch Investors On A Connected Device | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
“ Renee DiResta an investor with O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures offers eight tips for startup device makers.”
Via Official AndreasCY
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Excellent advice
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Innovating Around the Edges - Wired

Innovating Around the Edges - Wired | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
Wired Innovating Around the Edges Wired Walking among exhibit booths at the 2013 Solar Power International in the company of thousands of other conference attendees, I was excited to see the latest innovations in the solar industry that are helping...
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Good Article for anyone interested in innovation and building new products

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How to Survive Digital Darwinism | Social Media Today

How to Survive Digital Darwinism | Social Media Today | Innovation and Technology | Scoop.it
“ Sony, Panasonic, Sharp appeared to be suffering the same slow plummet of US electronics brands such as Zenith and RCA along with the long list of global dinosaur brands that are now extinct. What happened?”
Via Penny Baldwin French
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The question of where is company and leadership team's focus and its effects: is it business as usual or innovation or balance between the two? This has become one of the key questions for many companies around the world across many industries and the effects are prominently visible in technology product companies. This article examines Japanese tech giants on this question.
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