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Design thinking, lean and agile are finally converging

Design, lean and agile have different modus operandi. With software releases now required by the hour, they need to be brought together to bring out …

Design

7 Gmail tips every emailer should know

Want to quietly opt out of an email chain or take back that pathetic note to your ex? Gmail can help.<p>Google overhauled Gmail with a new look and a host of new features including Smart Compose, and you can get the new Gmail right now. While the new additions are appreciated, Gmail has a number of …

Apps

Why Deep Learning Is Suddenly Changing Your Life

<b>By Roger Parloff</b><p>Illustration by Justin Metz<p>September 28, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT<p>Decades-old discoveries are now electrifying the computing industry and …

Artificial Intelligence

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

Apps

9 Ways Digitalization Is Disrupting Your Culture, and 3 Ways You Must Respond

As you bring digitalization into your company, are you shifting your culture to respond to the changes? Here is your roadmap for how to do that.<p>The greatest culture disruption is playing out in companies everywhere, and many leadership teams aren't aware of the implications. The digitalization of …

Innovation

How to break a Monolith into Microservices

As monolithic systems become too large to deal with, many enterprises are drawn to breaking them down into the microservices architectural style. It …

Microservices

I've Studied Hundreds of Organizations. Here's Why Most Can't Innovate:

Today we need to manage not for stability, but for disruption<p>As a manager, I always felt incredible pressure to innovate. Yet it was hard to know how to go about it. There were plenty of books about high flying companies, but those same organizations seemed to sputter out almost as soon as the ink …

Innovation

Four Realities of Digital Transformation in Government

In today’s digital world, public sector departments are under intense pressure to keep up with exploding expectations, and fast-moving digital …

Innovation

The Target Dojo

The Dojo is Target's unique immersive learning center approach to build new or improving Product, Lean, Agile, and Technology muscles. Teams leave …

Web apps are only getting better

Slack is a web app. Trello is a web app. Google Docs. Gmail. Even Twitter.<p>The web started out as a collection of hyperlinked documents. The “Web 2.0” hype in the mid-2000s was about how the web was becoming interactive. At first we were just commenting and upvoting on hyperlinked documents, but …

Apps

Top Free eBooks for Web Designers & Web Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — help authoring tool<p>Web design and web development are the niches that are extremely popular …

What's the Difference Between a Data Lake, Data Warehouse and Database?

There are so many buzzwords these days regarding data management. Data lakes, data warehouses, and databases – what are they? In this article, we’ll …

Databases

How Innovation as a Service is Important for Start-ups and Corporates

Innovating before it's time is the right step forward<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Have you ever walked into a party and found that you’re the only one there because you’re …

To Combat Physician Burnout and Improve Care, Fix the Electronic Health Record

After a blizzard of hype surrounding the electronic health record (EHR), health professionals are now in full backlash mode against this complex new tool. They are rightly seen as a major cause of professional burnout among physicians and nurses: Clinicians are spending almost half their …

The 5 biggest business benefits of Lean development

The Lean process can help companies better understand their customer and get products in front of users faster, according to Chris Howard, CIO of …

Using API Gateways to Facilitate Your Transition From Monolith to Microservices

In my consulting work, I bump into a lot of engineering teams that are migrating from a monolithic application to a microservices-based application. …

Every Agile Software Project Needs a User Story Map

<i>In this blog, I share an example of a real-world, agile enterprise modernization project that benefited from a User Story Map.</i>I'm the team lead for a …

3 Project Management Methodologies: How to Determine Which is Best for Your Team

Project managers need to carefully oversee every stage of every project from beginning to end. They must understand the unique lifecycle of each …

Project Management

These Are the 100 Best Bodyweight Moves, All in 1 Place!

Muscles, are you ready? Because this burn is about to get intense! Using your body as the machine, these 100 moves sculpt and tone your arms, upper back, abs, legs, and booty — we've got your entire body covered! Many of these moves also burn calories as they build muscle, so high five for the …

Workouts

2018 framework to understand digital innovation

Digital innovation is being embraced by everyone — from startups to large corporations. New tools, frameworks and service providers seem to pop up …

How To Make Innovation A Predictable Process

Is there a manageable, predictable process for product innovation? Many people would say no, but Josh Valman contends that there is. And he has credentials in that area as CEO of RPD International, who work on product innovation with the likes of Unilever, Bosch and GSK.<p><b>Josh Valman</b>: Most people, …

Innovation

EY - How government CTOs can drive digital transformation

With digital technologies proliferating and advancing at a rapid clip, it is important to consider the role of the government chief technology …

We found 24 cloud services your business definitely needs to try

When it comes to cloud services and software-as-a-service (SaaS), we're all familiar with the usual players. But there's a huge world of opportunity …

Project Management

Blockchain to blockchains: Broad adoption and integration enter the realm of the possible

Now that everyone is getting comfortable with blockchain platforms, what’s next? Companies should look to standardize the technology, talent, and …

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

Failure to launch: 3 reasons why digital transformations didn’t work in 2017

For many industries, the clamour for digital transformation has never been louder than it has been in 2017.<p>According to IDC, global spending on …

Artificial Intelligence And Blockchain: 3 Major Benefits Of Combining These Two Mega-Trends

Previously I have written about the reality and potential of ongoing efforts to integrate blockchain with the internet of things (IoT). Now I am going to look at how encrypted, distributed ledgers could unlock new frontiers for another cutting-edge technology: artificial intelligence (AI).<p>AI, as …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Common Voice of the Customer Mistakes

We have the technology to listen to customers, but we're still not getting customer experience right. According to the State of Customer Experience …

Customer Experience

Why Cancer Should Cower in the Face of This Common Food

Celery juice is a super cancer-fighter. This humble vegetable contains apigenin and luteolin—compounds that are bioactive flavonoids that fight …

Cancer Cells

Government Digital Transformation: From Systems of Record to Systems of Innovation

February 14, 2018<p>Government and the digital cyclone of change<p>How can governments harness the power of digital, while mitigating risks? We identified …