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9 Ideas Shaping The Future Of Design, According To Ideo, Microsoft, Autodesk, MIT, And More

“Our profession is in between ‘utopia and oblivion.’ It will be oblivion if we continue focusing on minor aesthetic problems.”<p>The world is changing faster than ever–socially, technologically, environmentally, politically, and economically. In the midst of these shifts, designers have the crucial …

Design Thinking

Google Hangouts split into enterprise-focused, Slack-like ‘Chat’ & video conferencing app ‘Meet’

With the launch of Allo and Duo last year, Google telegraphed that Hangouts would become an enterprise product. Today, the service is being fully revamped into Hangouts Chat and Hangouts Meet. The former is a Slack-like group chat app, while the latter improves video conferencing.<p>Hangouts Chat is …

Google

Confessions of a digital agency exec: Consulting firms are coming - Digiday

Agencies today are not just competing with each other, but also with data-rich consulting firms that have been moving in on their turf over the past …

Design Your Employee Experience as Thoughtfully as You Design Your Customer Experience

Improving customer experience is often a top business priority, but what about employee experience?<p>Temkin Group reports a correlation between employee engagement and success in customer experience. In its 2016 Employee Engagement Benchmark Study, the firm showed that companies that excel at …

Customer Experience

The End of Tech Companies

<i>“If you aren’t genuinely pained by the risk involved in your strategic choices, it’s not much of a strategy.” — Reed Hastings</i><p>Enterprise software …

Lytro mostra cos'è in grado di fare una light-field camera in VR

I più accaniti tra gli appassionati di fotografia conosceranno sicuramente Lytro, una piccola startup che si occupa della produzione e della …

New Report on Drones in Construction and Inspection

This post first appeared in sUAS News 'The Market'---We just released a new report titled “The Truth about Drones in Construction and Infrastructure …

Drones

Facebook's vision for the year 2026 is scary and awesome

At last week's F8 developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg showed off the company's 10-year roadmap.<p>Here's that slide, in case you missed it:<p>Zuckerberg's intention here was to show Facebook's three-stage game plan in action: First, you take a neat cutting-edge technology. Then you build a product …

Facebook

The Untold Story of Magic Leap, the World’s Most Secretive Startup

There is something special happening in a generic office park in an uninspiring suburb near Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Inside, amid the low gray …

Ecco il metodo di Google Ventures per testare idee di business, in 5 giorni

Come risolvere un grosso problema e testare nuove idee in cinque giorni. Si chiama Sprint, il metodo ideato da Jake Knapp, design partner di Google …

Imagining MessageKit: Apple’s path to turning iMessage into a platform

<b>Preface</b>: This post continues to get a lot of attention, especially following Facebook’s Messenger Platform announcement. It should be noted this was …

Chatbots

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9 errori (dei capi) che convincono gli impiegati più bravi a licenziarsi

Spesso si resta stupiti di fronte alla frequenza con cui i manager si lamentano perché i loro dipendenti migliori decidono di licenziarsi. In verità …

A Framework for Thinking About Systems Change

I found the following diagram recently and I thought it was interesting: Unfortunately the source is a single book titled “Restructuring for Caring …

Apparently

15 Email Templates To Help Managers

Writing the perfect email is a tough thing to do. Crafting the perfect email takes time and energy.Choosing the right words, making sure they won’t …

Employment

L'arte dello storytelling: se non sai raccontare cosa hai fatto non hai fatto nulla

“Finché le gazzelle non sapranno raccontare le loro storie, i leoni saranno sempre protagonisti dei racconti di caccia.”<p>(Proverbio …

Welcome to Magic Leap

Hi. We’re Magic Leap. We can’t wait to show you what we’ve been busy building. Until then, visit our site to learn more about us.

Dall’indipendenza alla felicità, e ritorno

L’indipendenza, l’autonomia, la capacità di darsi da soli una direzione e una regola di vita, è il feticcio della modernità. Nasconde il rischio …

Will a robot take your job?

<b>Type your job title into the search box below to find out the likelihood that it could be automated within the next two decades.</b><p>About 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of computerisation over the following 20 years, according to a study by researchers at Oxford University and …

Human Geography

Collaborate without Constraints

Mezzanine extends collaboration and videoconference technologies by turning telepresence into Infopresence™, improving distributed, parallel work …

Social is dead: What 146 startup pitches showed me about the next wave of tech companies

Investing in startups is like bird-watching, or at least that's the quote from legendary venture capitalist Mike Moritz.<p>Over the past two weeks, I have listened to 146 startups pitch in rapid-fire succession at demo days for Y Combinator and 500 Startups.<p>Of those startups, probably five or six will …

Startups

Why data mined from social media alone is garbage

<i>Rudi Anggono is head of creative at Google in New York.</i> <br>I can hear the groans already. Another article about data? Don’t worry. I’m not here to talk …

Advertising Industry

Question Everything: Your Company’s Biggest Problems Are Its Biggest Opportunities

The world's biggest problems are the world's biggest business opportunities. This also holds true for you. This post is a fun formula for fixing your …

Emerging Technology

Tutti i dipendenti sono dipendenti "digitali": ed ecco perchè sono una risorsa per l'IT | Tech Economy

Ogni impiegato oggi è un impiegato digitale grazie all’accresciuto livello di “dimistichezza” con le tecnologie che le persone sperimentano nella …

#ConnectedCar: quali sono i trend per il futuro? #Infografica

Qual è il futuro delle connected car? Per analizzare i principali trend, Business Insider ha realizzato un’analisi di contesto focalizzata sul …