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10 Great Apps Every Leader Needs to Be Effective | Inc.com

It's not enough for twenty-first-century leaders to focus on getting things done. They must also connect with employees to inspire performance. Digging deeper, top management today needs to marry purpose and meaning to each employee's contribution. Amid these expectations, and these are but a …

Apps

Facebook's Giant Profit Opportunity in Africa (AFK, ERIC) | Investopedia

On Monday, Facebook Inc (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company would partner with Eutelsat Communications SA, a French satellite …

Emerging Markets

Teaching divided histories

Can we have common history textbooks for school children in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan? If the very idea shocks you, consider this: there are …

Textbooks

These 11 Speeches from the Last Two Centuries Changed the World

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

Ronald Reagan

How Social Media “Buy Buttons” Are Reshaping Ecommerce

Just when you thought the world of Twitter couldn’t get better, enters: the Twitter “Buy Button.” The powerhouse social platform now wants you to …

eCommerce

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India

Five Myths and Facts About Robotics Technology Today

Ever faster processors, cheaper sensors, abundant open-source code, ubiquitous connectivity, and the advent of 3D printing are some of the forces …

Robotics

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An Investment Banker Made This Epic Presentation On The Future Of TV

He built this presentation after talking to people in the digital media business as well as people in the traditional "linear" television industry.<p>Kawaja's investment banking work focuses on digital media, with expertise is in the ad tech industry. (To get a sense of how connected he is in the ad …

AdTech

6 Content Marketing Lessons From Impressive B2B Videos

From the weird voiceover to the cheesy stock photography spliced in to keep things interesting, some B2B videos are, admittedly, a total …

Demandbase launches ‘first ever’ B2B marketing cloud — which Oracle, Adobe, and Salesforce use

The big focus of most of the major marketing clouds that have launched in the past few years is B2C: working to enable one-to-one communication between brands and millions of connected consumers. That’s actually a departure from where marketing automation began, which is in the business-to-business …

The Problem With Predictive Analytics

Predictive Analytics

Google Announces An Online Data Interpretation Class For The General Public

Google has launched its own Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to teach the general public how to understand surveys, research, and data. Called “Making Sense of Data” and running from March 18 to April 4, the course will be open to the public and, like most MOOCs, will be taught through a series of …

How behavioural design can overcome the dark side of big data

The effort to influence human behaviour in constructive ways dovetails neatly with both the core ethics and key challenges of sustainable businesses across the globe. Behavioural design can be one way to influence the way people act but for it to be successful, you often have to rely on and …

Big Data

How Your Data Are Being Deeply Mined

The recent revelations regarding the NSA’s collection of the personal information and the digital activities of millions of people across the world …

ŷhat | 10 Books for Data Enthusiasts

Synopsis<p>An overview of machine learning and the key algorithms in use today. Each chapter outlines a problem, defines an approach to solving it using …

Analytics Eats the World in 2014

• Partner Content<br>• Author: George Mathew, Alteryx. George Mathew, Alteryx<p>As 2013 is quickly coming to a close, I return to Marc Andreessen’s seminal …

London Wants To Be A Center Of Islamic Finance. Why?

British Prime Minister David Cameron announced this week that he wanted London to become "one of the great capitals of Islamic finance anywhere in the world."<p>Cameron said Britain will issue <i>sukuk,</i> or Islamic bonds, valued at $320 million as early as next year.<p>But what does all that mean? We take a …

8 Reasons Twitter Still Lags Behind Facebook

Twitter's public offering this week was the most buzzed-about tech IPO since Facebook's last May. But Twitter has not reached Facebook's level of influence just yet.<p>In 2013 so far, Facebook's revenue tops $5.3 billion. Twitter, in turn, generated $422 million. When it comes to active monthly users, …

Learning to Learn: Leveraging your Circadian Rhythm

There are a few distinct, precious moments of heightened sensory elation that we can achieve through unique actions; whether that be hitting the sweet spot on your driver from the tee box, tossing that crumpled up piece of paper that started out as a great idea and delivering it perfectly into the …

Albert Camus anticipated the Arab Spring

The French philosopher and author would have turned 100 this week. His writings have never felt more prescient<p>NEW ORLEANS — A century ago yesterday, Albert Camus was born into a poor, overcrowded home in Algiers, Algeria, the capital of France’s colonial department. He would become one of the …

Why Patagonia Wants to Sell You Ratty Old Swim Trunks

While the retail world descended on Manhattan for Fashion Week earlier this month, Patagonia, the outdoor apparel company, took out a big ad in the</i> …

Retail Purchases Directly From Magazine Pages New Reality

A revolutionary technology launched by MasterCard (NYSE: MA) on Tuesday, October 8, allows shoppers to make retail purchases directly from the pages …

ShopRunner’s Scott Thompson: We’re Building So Much More Than an Amazon Prime Competitor

Earlier this week, ShopRunner, the online retail two-day-shipping service, said it had raised a giant $200 million-plus investment from Chinese …