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How ecommerce startups can win against Amazon

In 2016, U.S. consumers spent $360 billion at online retailers, with Amazon accounting for a whopping $150 billion of that. In other words, almost 50 cents of every ecommerce dollar goes to Amazon.<p>Amazon is hard to beat on price, selection, and convenience. So what ecommerce opportunities are left …

eCommerce

<b>Intelligenza Artificiale: gli impatti sul business</b>Recentemente, su invito di Raul Nacamulli, ho lanciato un “Learning Talk” sul blog dell’Università …

AUSTIN, TEXAS – Imagine you were shrunk to a tiny version of yourself and plopped onto a drone. You take hold of the controllers and begin speeding …

Virtual Reality

The food and <b>agritech sector</b> is a $5 trillion global industry which is consistently growing. This provides a strategic and financial opportunity for …

Alexa Is a Revelation for the Blind

Legally blind since age 18, my father missed out on the first digital revolution.<p>“Is it ‘Electra?’” my father asks, leaning in close to the Amazon Echo my mother has just installed. Leaning in close is his trademark maneuver: Dad has been legally blind since age 18, the result of a horrible car …

Parenting

“L a National Audubon Society, una delle più antiche organizzazioni ambientaliste, ha annunciato oggi di stare monitorando le piogge acide nel paese …

La blockchain è una tecnologia scadente e una pessima idea per il futuro

A nessuno è mai capitato di avere un problema da risolvere e di aver scoperto che la soluzione migliore fossero le <i>blockchain</i>, diventandone un …

I negozi più innovativi del mondo: 10 casi internazionali e perché fanno tendenza

Creare la propria bicicletta, il proprio maglione o la propria borsa personalizzati online per poi completarne l’acquisto in negozio, esplorare gli …

Mark Zuckerberg’s Reckoning: ‘This Is a Major Trust Issue’

For much of the past week, Facebook has been embroiled in a controversy involving Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm with ties to Donald J. Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, and how the firm improperly obtained and exploited personal data from 50 million Facebook users.<p>On Wednesday, …

Internet

A Hurricane Flattens Facebook

Two weeks ago, Facebook learned that <i>The New York Times</i>, <i>Guardian</i>, and <i>Observer</i> were working on blockbuster stories based on interviews with a man named …

Internet

‘I made Steve Bannon’s psychological warfare tool’: meet the data war whistleblower

For more than a year we’ve been investigating Cambridge Analytica and its links to the Brexit Leave campaign in the UK and Team Trump in the US presidential election. Now, 28-year-old Christopher Wylie goes on the record to discuss his role in hijacking the profiles of millions of Facebook users in …

Cambridge Analytica

Il caso Cambridge Analytica, spiegato bene - Il Post

Perché Facebook è di nuovo oggetto di accuse e critiche su come gestisce i nostri dati, e cosa c'entrano Donald Trump e la Russia<p>Nel fine settimana …

Silicon Valley Has Failed to Protect Our Data. Here’s How to Fix It

Over and over in the last 20 years we’ve watched low-cost or free internet communications platforms spring from the good intentions or social …

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

No, Facebook non sta vendendo i vostri dati personali

Gianluca Diegoli , Contributor<p>Quel che i critici di Facebook non dicono.<p>L’ondata di sdegno per il “furto di dati da <b>Facebook</b>” è una bolla. E il …

Guida al caso Facebook-Cambridge Analytica: gli errori del social, la reale efficacia dell’uso dei dati e il vero scandalo

[Tempo di lettura stimato: 15 minuti] Il caso Facebook-Cambridge AnalyticaL’annuncio giunge inaspettato. “Abbiamo sospeso Strategic Communication …

Future of TV is Apps. Not! - TV[R]EV

At the unveiling of Apple TV in September 2015, Tim Cook the CEO of Apple prophesied, “The future of TV is apps”. He invoked a vision of viewers …

Apps

The need for speed: Capturing today’s fashion consumer

Top performers are using data analytics and consumer insights to stay ahead of the pack.<p><b>Being on trend</b> no longer guarantees sales and profitability …

L'azienda che vuole cambiare l'industria dei cosmetici - Il Post

Si chiama Deciem e offre sieri e creme efficaci a prezzi dieci volte inferiori a quelli delle grandi marche<p>Il mondo dei cosmetici – come quello della …

World's Largest Startup Company Platform

Palantir has secretly been using New Orleans to test its predictive policing technology

Palantir deployed a predictive policing system in New Orleans that even city council members don’t know about<p>In May and June 2013, when New Orleans’ murder rate was the sixth-highest in the United States, the Orleans Parish district attorney handed down two landmark racketeering indictments against …

Lessons From Spotify

The two dominant business models for venture-backed startups are advertising for consumer-focused companies, and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for …

AI will be the art movement of the 21st century

Most agree that AI will be the defining technology of our time, but our predictions tend to differ wildly. Either AI will become the perfect servant, ushering in a new era of productivity and leisure one weather report at a time (Hi, Alexa), or it’ll master us, consigning humanity to the ash heap …

Corporate Entrepreneurship: dalla teoria alla pratica - Digital4

Il fenomeno della <b>Digital Disruption</b> e i profondi cambiamenti dei mercati e dei settori industriali ad opera dei cosiddetti <b>“unicorni”</b> (gli ormai …

The IT Transformation Health Care Needs

In the mid-1990s, everyone knew that health care organizations across the United States were plagued by wasteful spending. The question for Intermountain Healthcare, which serves residents of Utah and Idaho, was where to start looking for savings internally. Data analyses quickly identified the …

The future of agriculture | The Economist

Factory fresh<p>If agriculture is to continue to feed the world, it needs to become more like manufacturing, says Geoffrey Carr. Fortunately, that is …

A Comprehensive Guide To Wireframing And Prototyping

(<i>This is a sponsored article</i>.) With the big picture established and your user interface considered, it’s time to start building some prototypes. My …

Prototypes

Why ACR Data Is Poised To Become The Future Of TV Measurement

ACR (Automatic Content Recognition) data from smart TVs may be one of the most revolutionary ways for networks and advertisers to measure viewing habits. It’s also one of the least understood pieces of technology in the TV ecosystem, so what follows is an attempt to shed a little light on the topic.<p>…

Televisions

Fly Me To The Moon: The State Of Space Travel

Could we be only months away from mass tourism in space? While delays are the norm for the nascent space travel industry, the race to send tourists …

Space Travel

Imitare la natura

S ono soprannominati treni proiettile ma forse sarebbe più azzeccato chiamarli treni martin pescatore poiché al becco di questo sgargiante uccellino …

Thinking inside the subscription box: New research on e-commerce consumers

We surveyed thousands of US shoppers to understand subscription e-commerce trends. The findings have implications for start-ups, as well as retailers …