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Here's How The Growth Of Mobile Is Leading To An Explosion In Usage

<i>These charts are from the new Future of Mobile slide deck. The deck was produced by Henry Blodget and the team at BI Intelligence, a research and analysis service focused on mobile computing and the Internet. Please check out the full Future of Mobile deck here. All of the charts and data in the</i> …

Welcome to the world’s weirdest e-commerce market

It is hard to know what to make of Indian e-commerce. NextBigWhat reports today that eBay will lead a $50 million round of funding into Snapdeal, a daily-coupon-turned-e-commerce business. Also today, the Times of India reports that two men were arrested for defrauding customers on their e-commerce …

eCommerce

Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia are the hot new emerging solar markets

Malaysia, the Philippines and other Asia-Pacific nations used to be the places where solar panels made by American companies such as First Solar and SunPower were assembled, but not sold. Now, however, those countries are also becoming serious markets for the panels in their own right.<p>Asia-Pacific …

Asia

The Simple Reason Why Goodreads Is So Valuable to Amazon

A small fraction of Americans buy the vast majority of books in this country. Goodreads gives Jeff Bezos & Co. a direct line into their thoughts and habits.<p>(Reuters)<p>Amazon is the king of online booksellers and, by most accounts, the most feared player in publishing. Yet last week it shelled out a …

Little Caesars Is Counting On This Pizza To Be Its 'Breakthrough New Product'

The new pizza is "Detroit-style" — a thick, square-panned pie that's crispy on the edges, but has a soft, chewy middle. It'll cost $8 and the chain plans to keep the new item on its core menu.<p>CEO Dave Scrivano has extremely high hopes for the new item. In fact, he described the deep dish pizza as a …

21 Most Admired Companies Making IT A Competitive Advantage

All enterprises, regardless of what they produce or the services they deliver, are really information businesses.<p>The accuracy, speed and precision of IT systems means the difference between winning or losing customers, keeping supply chains profitable, and solidly translating new concepts into …

Why Purely Virtual Teams Don't Work

Ten years ago today, on April 1, 2003, these things did not exist: facebook, youtube, twitter, linkedin. Google had not yet gone public, and Wikipedia was in its infancy. The smartphone was just coming into the market with limited capability.<p>The phrase “cloud computing” didn’t come into common …

Amazon purchase of Goodreads stuns book industry

"Truly devastating" for some authors but "like finding out my mom is marrying that cool dude next door that I've been palling around with" for …

The growing case that entrepreneurs don’t need an MBA

“Do as I say, not as I do” is the new mantra in business education.<p>Academic and entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa says in a Wall Street Journal op-ed today, “I have no doubt that my M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business was one of the best investments I ever made.” But he no longer …

Startups