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The Future of Work is Already Here

<i>Sean Kim is an entrepreneur, new-born writer, and striving life-hacker. This post originally appeared on the Sketchfab blog.</i><p>It’s a beautiful afternoon as I write this post at the Dineen coffee shop in Toronto.<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and interestingly terrifying”According to VICE, TNW …

Manufacturers confident on growth for 2014, says EEF

<b>More UK manufacturers are more confident about growth prospects over the next three months than at any time since the financial crisis, according to their industry body, the EEF.</b><p>Its survey of 275 firms, done during April and May, found a balance of 34% of manufacturers expected their output growth …

Viewing economic policies through the lens of learning provides a different perspective on many issues, writes Joseph Stiglitz<p>Citizens in the world's richest countries have come to think of their economies as being based on innovation. But innovation has been part of the developed world's economy …

China Will Need A Series Of Miracles To Sustain Growth

To understand both the risks and the potentials for the future you have to reach some understanding of what is happening in China today. Last week we started a two-part series on what my young associate Worth Wray and I feel is the significant systemic risk that China poses to global growth.<p>The …

Brick-and-mortar retailers need to make customers feel they’re walking into a website

The best retail firms have always been great at storytelling. I remember my first weekend in New York City, 15 years ago, when I stopped dead in front of a Saks Fifth Avenue display window and was enveloped by a fantasy woodland tale. Yes, they were selling the evening gown, shoes, and clutch, but …

The internet of things isn’t about things. It’s about cheap data.

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: (c) 2013 Pinar Ozger pinar@pinarozger.com<p>The value that comes from connecting your thermostat to the internet isn’t …

Lifestyle Subscriptions: The New Trend In The Cloud

<i>Co-written with Brent Leary</i><p>Did the headphones with Apple’s acquisition of Beats Electronics and Beats Music distract you? While there are obvious benefits in helping Apple expand its “coolness” factor or by acquiring the superior headphone technology and brand, the $3B deal was to address a …

These Drawings Show Us Children's Attitudes to Technology

How can we deal with the growing problem of waste and pollution? That’s the question that research firm Latitude asked 270 children aged 8 to 13. The results may not give environmentalists much to work on but they certainly tell us a lot about how kids think about technology and the world around …

The High Road to Building an Enterprise SaaS Company

<i>Yoav Leitersdorf and Ofer Schreiber of are partners at</i> <i>YL Ventures.</i><p>Developing an enterprise-grade SaaS product is not easy. The keys are maintaining capital efficiency, launching early versions to the SMB market and constantly applying customer development methods.<p>B2B companies, often due to the …

Half Of The World's Mobile Subscribers Are In Asia-Pacific

According to the report, there were 1.7 billion unique mobile subscribers in the Asia-Pacific region as of the end of 2013, out of a total global subscriber base of 3.4 billion. China, India, Japan and Indonesia had the largest number of subscribers, ranked according to their sizes. In a nod to the …

WWDC 2014: The right app and device for the moment

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images<p>About a week before WWDC I was thinking ahead to the iPhone 6 launch this fall. What I was …

Nail Your Next Pitch In 60 Seconds

That’s all the time you need to get to yes. Really.<p>“No one wants to go out mid-sentence.” –Johnny Depp<p>And, as Johnny would surely agree, no one wants investors to nod off mid-sentence.<p>Investors have seen hundreds of pitches. They’ve been there, heard that. They decide in a couple minutes, max, …

Here are 5 ways iOS 7 can help the enterprise

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Since the release of the first beta release to developers in June 2013, iOS 7 has been making news in the tech world. With the …

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35 brilliant iOS 7 tips and tricks

The jury may still be out on iOS 7's radical redesign - for what it's worth we love it, with a few reservations - there's no denying that it's the …

Microsoft blues

IT IS always fun to watch the mighty fall. It is even better when they try to break their fall with corporate waffle. This week Microsoft said it was …

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