Silvio Costa

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Ten Ways Big Data Is Revolutionizing Manufacturing

McKinsey & Company recently published How Big Data Can Improve Manufacturing which provides insightful analysis of how big data and advanced analytics can streamline biopharmaceutical, chemical and discrete manufacturing.<p>The article highlights how manufacturers in process-based industries are using …

Ecco le 50 tecnologie capaci di generare 2,8 trilioni di dollari

Premessa: i rapporti sulla poduttività delle tecnologia tendono a essere molto ottimistici. Secondo una analisi di Frost & Sullivan nel corso dei …

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Ecco un cervello sotto l'effetto di funghi allucinogeni - Wired

Non è ancora chiaro come nasca l’<b>esperienza soggettiva</b> che chiamiamo <b>coscienza</b>. È opinione comune tra i <b>neuroscienziati</b> che non emerga comunque da una …

B2B eCommerce Market Worth $6.7 Trillion by 2020: Alibaba & China the Front-Runners

Alibaba is known for a number of achievements; the most noteworthy is the fact that it is larger than Amazon and eBay combined – it is recording more trade volume than the two together. While this is certainly an incredible achievement, perhaps the most disruptive move the 11-year-old Chinese …

Il Deep Web come non lo avete mai visto - Wired

Sfoglia gallery47 immagini<p>Più che oscuro, il Dark Web è estremamente mobile. Siti che vanno e che vengono; mercati che aprono e poi spariscono, anche …

What To Do When Your Big Data Isn't Big Enough

<i>Gartner predicts that the cumulative Big Data spend for the period within 2011 and 2016 will reach a whopping $232 billion.</i><p>Storage of Big Data–and particularly unstructured data such as video, PPT presentations, and Word documents that do not fit into a database–has been the subject of considerable …

Is Dell Opening Networking's Pandora's Box?

I love Pandora, the music service that lets me customize my music stations to what I want to hear, letting me design my stations around my actual needs. If you remember the Pandora story, she was the first woman created by the gods, and she opened the box that needed to remain closed. Very fitting …

In Brazil, Digital Divide Shrinks Even As Costs Become Prohibitive

The digital divide is shrinking in Brazil. But if you’re low income, which is nearly half the population, good luck paying for a wireless data plan.<p>Sure, the smartphone world in a country like Brazil is really one geared towards the middle class and rich. But one look at the average cost for data …

Big Data And The Death of Passion

We live in the “information age” – perhaps too much information – and the consultants are having a field day telling us how to handle it all.<p>“It may not be possible to overstate at this point how important big data analytics could be to the business world…what may look like a <i>revolution</i> is really an</i> …

84% Of Enterprises See Big Data Analytics Changing Their Industries' Competitive Landscapes In The Next Year

87% of enterprises believe Big Data analytics will redefine the competitive landscape of their industries within the next three years. 89% believe that companies that do not adopt a Big Data analytics strategy in the next year risk losing market share and momentum.<p>These and other key findings are …

The Tinder Economy: Love, Labor, and Logos Are Just a Swipe Away

Everything is easier in the age of Tinder. Tap for a new apartment. Click to overhaul your website. Swipe left when you’re just not that into a prospective date, swipe right when you are. Platforms like Uber, Fiverr, AirBnb, and OkCupid are simplifying everything– creative projects, vacation …

Calcio, perché l'Inter fa la pazza ogni 70 giorni - Wired

<b>L’ormai famosissimo inno è stato appena ripristinato a San Siro</b> e pare subito aver contagiato i giocatori di Walter Mazzarri. Con Sassuolo (7-0) e …

Il mantello dell’invisibilità fai-da-te - Wired

<b>Smanettoni</b> e maniaci del <b>fai-da-te</b>, ecco qualcosa che non dovreste farvi scappare. Un’équipe di ricercatori della <b>Rochester University</b> ha appena …

Fare carriera con il 'personal branding'

(ANSA) - MILANO, 2 OTT - Oggi la comunicazione non è fatta solo dalle aziende o dai grandi gruppi ma dalle persone che diventano loro stesse un …

Why Do Good Ideas Fail? This Diagram Explains

Management thinking is in a rut. This is a harsh thing to say, but it must be said. Despite all the great brainpower being applied, the field of management is failing to provide the empirical, grounded, actionable guidance that organizations require in today’s economy.<p>Most of what passes for novel …

Meet The Swiss Entrepreneur Who Is Funding African Innovation

Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais, a Swiss-Angolan, is a successful entrepreneur and the founder of the African Innovation Foundation (AIF), a Swiss-based organization that promotes innovation and sustainable development for Africa. The African Innovation Foundation mobilizes innovators across the …

Long-Ago Twist Yields Ballmer A Fortune In Microsoft Stock

<b></b>How did Steve Ballmer acquire enough Microsoft stock to be near the top of The Forbes 400 list? The full story is quirkier than what appears in most Microsoft histories.<p>Ballmer didn’t join Microsoft until 1980, four years after the software company was founded. Usually that’s too late for a …

Where Will You Buy The Internet Of Things?

The Internet of Things (IoT) will end the decade as a trillion-dollar market. The battle over IoT consumers is already heating up, with companies jockeying to lay claim to the “smart home.” In the United States, the sheer magnitude of opportunity will alter the way companies brand themselves. It …

7 of Your Favorite TV Shows, Simpson-ized

Much of the Internet spent Wednesday and Thursday mourning the news that Harry Shearer, who voices roughly a third of Springfield’s citizens, was …

10 cose che un appassionato di sushi deve sapere - Wired

<i>di Pietro Licini</i><p>Dopo qualche anno di esperienza con le bacchette in mano, siamo sicuri di conoscerlo bene? Di seguito dieci cose che ogni …

Non solo Scozia: il puzzle degli indipendentismi europei - Wired

No, non è una faccenda che riguarda solo la <b>Scozia</b> e la <b>Catalogna</b>. Vero: questi territori europei, insieme ai <b>Paesi Baschi</b> e alle <b>Fiandre</b>, hanno una …

Breve storia dei social network per milionari - Wired

Anche i paperoni hanno bisogno del loro social network. Sembra questa l’idea alla base del nuovo <b>Netropolitan.club, social network per ricchi</b> fondato …

Digital Business Technologies Dominate Gartner 2014 Emerging Technologies Hype Cycle

Gartner, Inc.<p>Imagine this: As you leave for work in the morning, your house automatically turns down the heat and places an order for milk (connected home) and your virtual personal assistant (VPA) alerts you that Cindy will be late to your 9 a.m. meeting and besides, the forecast you prepared has …

La triste fine dei cartoni animati degli Anni '80 - Wired

Sfoglia gallery8 immagini<p>Che cosa succede ai personaggi più amati dei cartoni animati quando le luci della ribalta si spengono e la parola <i>“fine”</i> …

4 Steps to Launching a Mobile App Even If You Don't Know How to Build It

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>My friends and I have ideas for new mobile apps almost daily. The hard parts are turning our ideas into a reality and figuring out which one is actually plausible.<p>Apps come in all forms but can usually be broken down into three main …

How The Growth Team Helped Facebook Reach 500 Million Users

<i>Answer by Andy Johns, Former Product Manager of Growth at Facebook, Twitter, Quora; former Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Greylock; and current Director of Growth and Revenue at Wealthfront, on Quora,</i><p>This question suggests it wants to know the exact, tactical decisions. As much as I would like to …

Leadership

If you think you're seeing President Donald Trump's tweets everywhere, you'...<p>If you think you're seeing President Donald Trump's tweets everywhere, …