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All Opportunities in Mobile are Not Created Equal | Tech.pinions - Perspective, Insight, Analysis

All Opportunities in Mobile are Not Created Equal | Tech.pinions - Perspective, Insight, Analysis | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
I've been giving a number of presentations to executive and investors groups lately and one chart I compiled is perhaps one of the most interesting. Since I'm
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IoT’s Mortal Enemy Is The Product Owner

IoT’s Mortal Enemy Is The Product Owner | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
We understand that the Internet of Things is going to be big. As employees and consumers, we will be able to make decisions based on more accurate data. As..
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Entrepreneurship And Competition In Peter Thiel’s Zero To One

Entrepreneurship And Competition In Peter Thiel’s Zero To One | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
In his book Zero to One, my friend and former colleague Peter Thiel lays out an ingenious, provocative, and highly entertaining argument regarding the virtues of monopoly and the shortcomings of competition. He makes his case so deftly that I suspect it will soon attain the implacable majesty of conventional wisdom. That would be a shame.While Zero to One offers a revelatory perspective on the nature of entrepreneurship, it also downplays the defining characteristic of our era. We’re in the mids
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Innovation Nation

Innovation Nation | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
America is experiencing a boom in technology innovation unprecedented since the Industrial Revolution. And like regional dialects and how we like our pizza, this innovation takes unique form and fl...
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Before Uber revolutionizes labor, it's going to have to explain these embarrassing emails

Before Uber revolutionizes labor, it's going to have to explain these embarrassing emails | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, New York Times columnist Farhad Manjoo predicted that Uber's biggest impact on the world would not be in transforming transportation, but in changing the labor market and the way...
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Why I Am Not a Maker

Why I Am Not a Maker | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
When tech culture only celebrates creation, it risks ignoring those who teach, criticize, and take care of others.
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From Welfare State to Innovation State

From Welfare State to Innovation State | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
When the new industrial working class began to organize, governments defused the threat of revolution from below by expanding political and social rights, regulating markets, erecting a welfare state, and smoothing the ups and downs of the macroeconomy. Today’s technological revolutions call for a similarly comprehensive reinvention.
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Occupational Licensing Can Crimp Entrepreneurship, According to Latest Kauffman Policy Digest | Kauffman.org

Occupational Licensing Can Crimp Entrepreneurship, According to Latest Kauffman Policy Digest | Kauffman.org | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
High rates of new business creation are the sign of a dynamic economy in which barriers to entrepreneurship are low. However, according to a new Entrepreneurship Policy Digest released today by the Kauffman Foundation, increasing licensing regulations in certain professions have the effect of building barriers to innovations and opening new businesses.
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Does the Internet create or destroy jobs?

Does the Internet create or destroy jobs? | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
The Internet empowers and educates would-be tech entrepreneurs, but it also disrupts established industries - and thousands of jobs.
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An Uber ride that is a story of our times

An Uber ride that is a story of our times | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
An early morning Uber ride to the airport leads to a conversation that sums up the hopes and fears of the instant gratification economy, pervasiveness of technology and how for this brief moment Silicon Valley is more interesting than Wall Street and Hollywood.  The alarm goes off, but I have been awake for nearly an hour. The phone says 4.45…
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Distinguishing disruptive innovation from creative rent seeking-CICTP

Distinguishing disruptive innovation from creative rent seeking-CICTP | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
Research on broadband, FTC policy, free speech, international regulations, cybersecurity, Distinguishing disruptive innovation from creative rent seeking
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A search for the unreal America

A search for the unreal America | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
There is often lots of talk in American politics about the “real America.” Suffice it to say, implicit in that is that everyone wants to be real and so even an assertion to the contrary is an insult. Truth…
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Replacing Middle Management with APIs by Peter Reinhardt

Co-founder and CEO at Segment, ex-MIT. Lots to learn.
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The Rise Of The Uncollared Worker And The Future Of The Middle Class

The Rise Of The Uncollared Worker And The Future Of The Middle Class | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
Like the cultural and professional shifts that arose from white collar, blue collar, and pink collared workers, we are now in the era of the “uncollared worker.” The rise of this new uncollared workforce will fundamentally and permanently change the future of work.  While some have argued that this shift amounts to little [...]
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Yahoo Was the GE of the Internet

Yahoo Was the GE of the Internet | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
The first great Internet company served as the breeding ground for the Web's first wave of leading executives.
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Uber’s Business Model Could Change Your Work

Uber’s Business Model Could Change Your Work | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
New technologies have the potential to divide a variety of traditional jobs into tasks that can be assigned to people just when they’re needed.
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The Age of Unicorns

The Age of Unicorns | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
The billion-dollar tech startup was supposed to be the stuff of myth. Now they seem to be ... everywhere.
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How the U.S. Can Revive Its Entrepreneurial Vigor | RealClearMarkets

How the U.S. Can Revive Its Entrepreneurial Vigor | RealClearMarkets | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
This may sound odd, but the United States needs a revival in entrepreneurship.
Venture capital funding is at levels not seen since the dot-com bubble, and angel investment has grown strongly as well....
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The Internet of Things has four big data problems - O'Reilly Radar

The Internet of Things has four big data problems - O'Reilly Radar | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
The Internet of Things (IoT) has a data problem. Well, four data problems. Walking the halls of CES in Las Vegas last week, it’s abundantly clear that the...
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Where Are Today’s Engineering Heroes? - IEEE Spectrum

Where Are Today’s Engineering Heroes? - IEEE Spectrum | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
By failing to celebrate its finest contributors, the profession risks far more than mere obscurity
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What Artificial Intelligence Is Not

What Artificial Intelligence Is Not | The Innovation Economy | Scoop.it
Artificial Intelligence has been in the media a lot lately. So much so, that it’s only a matter of time before it graduates to meaningless buzz word status..
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