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9/3/2014

Mobile and Social Shifts Grow Sharing Opportunity

By Sue Tabbitt
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Mobile and Social Shifts Grow Sharing Opportunity

9/3/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

Over the last few years, consumerism has taken a hit as a new Sharing Economy has blossomed. Definitions of this vary. In its broadest form, it’s where members of the public harness the wide reach of the Internet to borrow, swap and recycle things, buy and sell second-hand goods, or trade... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Collaboration, Sue Tabbitt

 
8/18/2014

Travel by Numbers

By Sue Tabbitt
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Travel by Numbers

8/18/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

The travel industry is currently alight with technology activity – particularly in the area of mobile apps, and even more so where these intersect with consumers' shown preferences and social commentary. It reflects a shift in the way people choose and report back on holidays, which has... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, FOCUS, Connected Travel

 
8/18/2014

Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel

By Jason Deign
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Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel

8/18/2014
By Jason Deign

1. Where to go Travel used to be about selecting a destination, hoping your luggage would get there with you, then worrying about tummy bugs for the rest of the stay. Now, though, with apps such as TripAdvisor , you can now get a customer-eye’s view of the places you may... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Jason Deign, Internet of Things, Connected Travel

 
8/6/2014

How Business Relies On Smart Systems

By Kerry Doyle
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How Business Relies On Smart Systems

8/6/2014
By Kerry Doyle

In our current hyper-connected economy, digital technologies are improving every aspect of business through the use of smart systems in the production and distribution for all manner of physical goods. The technologies that enable these new processes incorporate cloud services, sensors,... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Kerry Doyle

 
8/4/2014

How Technology is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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How Technology is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

8/4/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Advances in technology mean advances in all forms of communication, which mean changes in journalism. With a plethora of gadgets and high-end technology hitting the market so rapidly, it’s more important than ever for journalism curricula in higher education to evolve with the times. In a... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Internet of Everything, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

 
7/30/2014

Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Jeremiah Owyang

By Amy Cortese
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Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Jeremiah Owyang

7/30/2014
By Amy Cortese

Jeremiah Owyang is the Chief Catalyst at Crowd Companies , a brand council that aims to help big companies navigate the collaborative economy. Amy Cortese talked with him about the Collaborative Economy and how large companies are responding. Amy Cortese: Describe the Collaborative Economy... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, Collaboration, Internet of Everything, Amy Cortese

 
6/9/2014

Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service

By Kerry Doyle
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Mobility & The Energy Sector: Radicalizing Field Service

6/9/2014
By Kerry Doyle

Increasingly, technicians are using a range of logistical and emergency apps via their mobile devices to perform damage assessment, access online training and respond to customer needs once a storm occurs. “Field workers can get immediate notifications as to the type of... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Video, Collaboration, Kerry Doyle

 
5/27/2014

What's Next In Social Networking? Meaningful Simplicity

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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What's Next In Social Networking? Meaningful Simplicity

5/27/2014
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Data scientist and MIT professor, Alex Sandy Petland, coined the term social physics to describe the way human social networks spread ideas and transform those ideas into action. As niche social networking services are becoming more prevalent and more focused, a window of opportunity is wide... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Collaboration, Melissa Jun Rowley

 
5/6/2014

Innovation in the UK – Funding Products to Encourage the Next Generation of Digital Creators

By Sue Tabbitt
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Innovation in the UK – Funding Products to Encourage the Next Generation of Digital Creators

5/6/2014
By Sue Tabbitt

The accessibility of growing levels of crowdfunding is giving rise to some outstanding technology innovation. This is particularly the case in the UK where the investment-seeking practice has become widespread as a means of turning bold ideas into marketable products. Crowdfunding is a means... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, Sue Tabbitt

 
4/28/2014

From the Bronx: Social Media Brings a Voice to the Forgotten Borough

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From the Bronx: Social Media Brings a Voice to the Forgotten Borough

4/28/2014

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Tags: Social Media, Mobility