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P&G's Take on Targeting China's Fast-Changing Consumers

After becoming Procter & Gamble's second-biggest market in the world in 2012, with about 6% of the company's global sales, China is still a moving …

The Internet's Original Sin

It's not too late to ditch the ad-based business model and build a better web.<p>Ron Carlson’s short story “What We Wanted To Do” takes the form of an apology from a villager who failed to protect his comrades from marauding Visigoths. It begins:<p>What we wanted to do was spill boiling oil onto the …

See how Google's new 'Project Tango' smartphones sense the world

We get a first look at Google's new computer vision-equipped smartphone<p>Google's surprise reveal of Project Tango, a smartphone equipped with a variety of cameras and vision sensors that provides a whole new perspective on the world around it, left us with quite a few questions about how this device …

Mike Bell Explains Intel's Big Bet on Small Devices (Interview)

The company can succeed in wearables even though it has failed to make much of an impact in smartphones.<p>Not that long ago, Mike Bell was leading Intel’s charge to regain ground in the phone and tablet space.<p>Then, fairly abruptly in May he was shifted to a vague new business around emerging devices. …

Small businesses and schools love 3D printers even more than techies

Techies love 3D printers. They build Terminator arms and 3D scanners and personalized toothbrushes that clean your mouth in six seconds. Hobbyists …

A Blueprint for a Massive Mobile Company

Image copyright Abraham Williams<p>It sounds cliche, but mobile is the single-biggest secular technology platform shift of our time. It’s so big, it …

How Apple's iBeacon Will Change Everything For Retail Analytics

The experience of shopping in a brick-and-mortar store hasn’t changed much during the past 100 years: Consumers walk into a store, find the items they want, pay for the items and then lug their purchases out of the store in a shopping bag or cart.<p>But in-store experiences are on the cusp of a …

Find Your Keys, Wallet & Phone with Tile’s App and Bluetooth Tracker Device | Tile

Corporate Gifts<p>Looking for the perfect gift for employees, clients and business partners? Give the gift of finding.

SHADOW | Community of Dreamers

<i>SEEKING FUNDING: SHADOW is a mobile application that helps you remember and record your dreams.</i>Created by hunter lee soikSHADOW is a mobile …

The future of social networks will not include your friends.

Social Networks as you know them group people around relationships. You <i>friend</i> or <i>follow</i> someone because you know them, work with them, met them at a …

The Walking Dead

What will Shape Our Children's Future?

Have you ever wondered what the world will look like when today’s children will have grown up to adulthood? What opportunities will be theirs to grab …

What Are People Doing On All Those Cheap Tablets?

I saw this chart on our favorite analyst's blog this morning:<p>And I thought "that's a shitload of cheap android tablets." 30mm cheap Android tablets …

On The Future of iOS and Android

We’ve entered the age of iOS and Android penetrating beyond mobile, and there’s a lot happening with respect to how the entire ecosystem is …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

Wall Street

Living United States Presidents

There have never been more than 6 living presidents at any one time in US history. There are also a few periods where the only living president was …

Must-See Chart: Cost Of PV Cells Has Dropped An Amazing 99% Since 1977, Bringing Solar Power To Grid Parity

The price of solar photovoltaic cells has dropped 99% in the past quarter century. So in an increasing number of markets around the country, solar is …

DIY Data Science

In a comment on yesterday's hobbyist post, Pete Griffiths offered "Do It Yourself Data Science" and I really liked that suggestion for a bunch of …

Travel Fully Invested In Programmatic - Spend Up 90% YoY

Travel is among the most invested verticals when it comes to programmatic display trading, according to new data from IgnitionOne. Travel has …

R usage skyrocketing: Rexer poll

Rexer Analytics has been conducting regular polls of data miners and analytics professionals on their software choices since 2007, and the results of …

Facebook ad profit a staggering 1,790% more on iPhone than Android

A study of more than 200 billion ads on Facebook says that mobile ads on iPhone generate 1,790 percent more return on investment than ads on Android. Even worse, advertising on Android actually costs more than it returns.<p>The study is by Nanigans, one of the biggest buyers of Facebook ads, and it …