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Você contaria à Apple toda vez que faz sexo?

<b>Você contaria a uma empresa de tecnologia toda vez que faz sexo?</b><p>Quando Apple lançou o iOS9, a nova versão de seu sistema operacional para …

How Big Data Helps Stores Like Macy's And Kohl's Track You Like Never Before

As to be expected at events in any industry, executives at the National Retail Federation’s Big Show last week lapsed into lazy talk – bandying about vague notions such as “customer centric solutions,” while ticking off hot retail buzz terms like “personalization” and “omnichannel selling” without …

Davos question: Technology and productivity statistics | Financial Times

On Thursday Eric Schmidt gave a fascinating talk on technological innovation, in which he warned that broad range of jobs that once seemed beyond the …

It's Time for Business to Earn a License to Lead

The acronym VUCA -- Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous -- may have its origins in the military, but it is increasingly clear that it applies to all aspects of our lives today. The fact is we operate in an age of fast-moving and increasingly unpredictable change. No one country, society, …

Unemployment: More Important Than Climate Change, Cybersecurity

Structural unemployment – especially among young people – is a more serious problem than our lack of action on global warming.<p>That’s the opinion of the more than 2,000 participants at the World Economic Forum which held its annual meeting in Davos last week.<p>The WEF survey of their members ranked …

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Davos reflections: now is the time to take on the fossil fuel lobby

We all know that decisions made by committee risk pandering to the lowest common denominator. This seems to be the case when it comes to the progressive end of the business community.<p>While some corporate leaders individually recognise the world economy needs to undergo a radical shift to deal with …

Davos Spotlight on Financial Inclusion

I’m back from Davos, and last week seems like a blur. As I <b>wrote previously</b>, the opportunity for business to align purpose with social good was a hot …

Billionaire Jewelry King Launches TaskWorld, A Management Tool All About Performance

Billionaire jewelry king Fred Mouawad has a different take on the world of task management. Most providers have some play on keeping a list or offer a schedule of reminders. But Mouawad, after hanging out at Stanford University to get in geek mode, has built something different. It’s called …

Facebook is testing Graph Search for mobile devices

During the Facebook Q4 earnings call earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg hinted that Graph Search for mobile devices is in development, though he wouldn't go into specifics about when it would launch. "Pretty soon," he said, "I think you should expect us to roll out the mobile version of this." It …

Microsoft's next boss: The challenges facing Satya Nadella

<b>Microsoft has confirmed that Satya Nadella is becoming its new chief executive.</b><p>He was formerly in charge of the firm's Cloud and Enterprise division and has never headed up a major company, let alone had to replace the larger-than-life Steve Ballmer to oversee what has become a mishmash of products …

Cloud Providers May Not Be Ready For Big Data Onslaught, Users Fear

We know full well why many organizations are avoiding public cloud — they’re nervous about security. However, seasoned cloud adopters that have locked down their security have another concern on their plate — the performance of their cloud services. Never mind the security of big data — can cloud …