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“Downright disruptive technology” – TransferWise co-founder Kristo Käärmann

“Downright disruptive technology” – TransferWise co-founder Kristo Käärmann | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
TransferWise was founded three years ago but thanks to the growth they’ve achieved their brand can now be seen on billboards across London.
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Bend It, Charge It, Dunk It: Graphene, the Material of Tomorrow

Bend It, Charge It, Dunk It: Graphene, the Material of Tomorrow | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
The material has the potential to change the electronics industry, and recently researchers have focused on how to produce it commercially.
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Everything we are told about deflation is a lie | Business First Magazine

Everything we are told about deflation is a lie | Business First Magazine | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
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20 billion agents: Tech is evolving the digital human - VentureBeat

20 billion agents: Tech is evolving the digital human - VentureBeat | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
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Technology not only feeds the highest ideals of human nature; it also ends up becoming a snowball effect. So we can almost take disruptive technology for a given.
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Gaming brands set to pounce on Facebook's Oculus Rift technology - Marketing Week

Gaming brands set to pounce on Facebook's Oculus Rift technology - Marketing Week | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
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“If you're talking about disruptive technology, then VR is certainly going to be one of them,” said Lovitt.
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Chromebooks seen as 'disruptive force' in PC market

Chromebooks seen as 'disruptive force' in PC market | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Personal computer sales fell last year, but one category, Chromebooks, is booming, much to Microsoft's chagrin.
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Twitter Buys France’s Mesagraph And UK’s SecondSync To Ramp Up Social TV Efforts In Europe | TechCrunch

Twitter Buys France’s Mesagraph And UK’s SecondSync To Ramp Up Social TV Efforts In Europe | TechCrunch | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Twitter is adding more global firepower to its ambitions to cosy up to broadcasters and TV advertisers: it is buying France's Mesagraph, and it is also..
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A string of mega deals drives global M&A recovery in first quarter - Reuters

A string of mega deals drives global M&A recovery in first quarter - Reuters | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
A string of mega deals drives global M&A recovery in first quarter Reuters LONDON (Reuters) - A string of large transactions drove the value of global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity up by 54 percent in the first quarter compared to the...
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Disney's $1 Billion Online Video Bet: What Investors Need to Know - Fool.com

Disney's $1 Billion Online Video Bet: What Investors Need to Know - Fool.com | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
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Hey Yahoo Investors -- Special Delivery of Your Alibaba IPO Payday Coming to U.S. Soon

Hey Yahoo Investors -- Special Delivery of Your Alibaba IPO Payday Coming to U.S. Soon | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Buh-bye Hong Kong and hello to the Big Apple! (Hey Yahoo Investors -- Special Delivery of Your Alibaba IPO Payday Coming to U.S.
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Billionaires With Big Ideas Are Privatizing American Science

Billionaires With Big Ideas Are Privatizing American Science | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
As government financing of basic research has fallen off precipitously, philanthropists have stepped in, setting personal priorities and raising questions about science’s status as a public good.
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Investors flock to cyber security start-ups - FT.com

Investors flock to cyber security start-ups - FT.com | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Cyber security start-ups have become the latest fascination for Silicon Valley investors, who have flooded the sector with venture capital investment as they seek to back the latest technology to combat criminals online. Early-stage funding for the
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Big data to CIOs: Learn to extract value from disruptive technologies - TechTarget

Big data to CIOs: Learn to extract value from disruptive technologies - TechTarget | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Big data to CIOs: Learn to extract value from disruptive technologies TechTarget In the first part of this CIO Matters column, Big data is not little data writ large, SearchCIO expert Harvey Koeppel talks about the fallacy of equating big data with...
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Goodbye Call Centers, Hello Cloud

Goodbye Call Centers, Hello Cloud | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it

Customers don’t want to talk on the phone. It’s 2014.  They don’t want to say, ‘Hi, my name is so-and-so,—’ and talk for 30 seconds before asking the real question.  It’s too much overhead. They want to be able to go on a site and type very quickly, ‘Hi, I’m John Doe, what’s my order status?’ and boom, there’s the answer


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Oscar A. Castillo G.'s curator insight, April 30, 2014 11:04 AM

Smarter Companies have already begun to use the IBM's Watson-based service to revolutionize interactions with their customers by providing personalized, fast and accurate communication via cognitive cloud-based computing

 

Also read: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ByxsqH_IIAAVFYW.jpg:large

And: http://www.fastcolabs.com/3037306/elasticity/a-watson-powered-travel-agent-from-the-founder-of-travelocity?partner=rss

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How Corporations Can Innovate Like Startups

How Corporations Can Innovate Like Startups | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
The following is excerpted with permission from The Lean Enterprise: How Corporations Can Innovate Like Startups, by Trevor Owens and Obie Fernandez. Enterprises are in Peril.  The need for enterpr...
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How thin, flexible electronics will revolutionize everything from user interfaces to packaging

How thin, flexible electronics will revolutionize everything from user interfaces to packaging | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Thin is in, as always, but recent breakthroughs in printed and flexible electronics herald a whole new age of gadgets, imaging devices and user interfaces.
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The TV Experience Is Finally About to Catch Up to Technology - AdAge.com

AdAge.com The TV Experience Is Finally About to Catch Up to Technology AdAge.com Another disruptive technology, Aereo, actually benefits TV broadcasters more than they've admitted, because it helps more people watch broadcast TV without a cable...
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Bet on this ‘truly disruptive technology’: UBS

Bet on this ‘truly disruptive technology’: UBS | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
The three-dimensional printing sector could grow as much as 25 percent per year, UBS analyst Steve Milunovich tells CNBC.
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Netflix, Inc.: Impact Of Apple And Amazon's Foray Into VOD

Netflix, Inc.: Impact Of Apple And Amazon's Foray Into VOD | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Many Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) investors believe that the Reed Hastings-led company will be the only player in the Internet video......
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Facebook drones to offer net access

Facebook drones to offer net access | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Facebook announces plans to use drones, satellites and lasers to connect the two-thirds of the world that doesn't have net access.
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Microsoft launches programmatic video advertising network in the UK - The Guardian

Microsoft launches programmatic video advertising network in the UK - The Guardian | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
The Guardian Microsoft launches programmatic video advertising network in the UK The Guardian Owen Sagness, general manager of Microsoft Advertising & Online, UK, said: "Video is a hot topic and programmatic media trading is an area of massive...
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Hortonworks raises $100M to scale its Hadoop business

Hortonworks raises $100M to scale its Hadoop business | TMT Disruptive Technologies | Scoop.it
Hadoop vendor Hortonworks has closed a fourth round of venture capital worth $100 million. It follows up on news last week that competitor Cloudera had closed its own $160 million round. Everyone agrees there’s huge opportunity in Hadoop, but capitalizing on it takes capital.
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Big-Bang Disruption

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Business management magazine, blogs, case studies, articles, books, and webinars from Harvard Business Review, addressing today's topics and challenges in business management.
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Google: Is Fiber Its Next Disruptive Technology? - Motley Fool

Google: Is Fiber Its Next Disruptive Technology? Motley Fool
Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) is one of the most disruptive technology companies in recent history.

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