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Watch Monica Lewinsky’s Brave TED Talk In Full, As She Speaks Against A Culture Of Humiliation

Monica Lewinsky wants to shed a moniker–“former White House intern”–that has followed her around for almost two decades. At the TED conference this week, she took the stage and exclaimed that “it’s time to take back my narrative.” (We recapped the talk here.)<p>If the audience’s reaction is any …

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What Is Strategy?

This article has benefited greatly from the assistance of many individuals and companies. The author gives special thanks to Jan Rivkin, the coauthor of a related paper. Substantial research contributions have been made by Nicolaj Siggelkow, Dawn Sylvester, and Lucia Marshall. Tarun Khanna, Roger …

Start-ups Should Sell to Small Businesses, Not Big Enterprises

Business-to-business start-ups are an important segment of the entrepreneurial landscape, but many founders hamstring themselves by focusing on the wrong initial customers. They focus on large enterprises, hoping to gain legitimacy from “anchor” customers. This focus can make their path much more …

Who Provides Tech Support for the Internet of Things?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a funny phenomenon. While the phrase connotes “interconnectedness,” the truth is that these new gadgets, applications, interfaces, and systems aren’t nearly as interconnected as we expect them to be.<p>Think about it. Why do we have these “things”? We want our lives to …

Fake Victory for Artificial Intelligence

The U.K.'s University of Reading announced, with great pomp, "a milestone in computing history": A computer has for the first time passed a correctly …

Evernote 即時通推出 Work Chat 筆記對話第一手心得

今年(2014)十月初, Evernote 公布了下一個世代的服務目標是:「實現人生目標的工作空間」,不再只是個人的筆記本,還想要當雲端、行動時代的辦公室,透過筆記庫、知識庫的收集、整理、提醒與協同合作,完成個人或團隊的工作任務。我個人非常期待這樣的價值提升,想要知道「次世代」 Evernote 道 …

Oculus 開源技術,CEO 放話:中國我等你山寨! | TechOrange

Heartbleed, the Branding of a Bug, and the Internet of Things

One week later, and the Heartbleed Bug news cycle is winding down without any known reports of catastrophic damage. A case of security wonks crying wolf? No, says cryptographer and security expert Bruce Schneier, who is known for measured, thoughtful responses to vulnerabilities and called this one …

D-Wave量子電腦來了|數位時代

Strategy Is No Longer a Game of Chess

Legendary strategists have long been compared to master chess players, who know the positions and capabilities of each piece on the board and are capable of thinking several moves ahead.<p>It’s time to retire this metaphor. Strategy is no longer a game of chess because the board is no longer set out …

Strategize First, Analyze Later

The people who gravitate to strategic planning functions and strategy consulting firms tend to be highly analytical. That, I believe, is a problem. To be sure, analysis is important but in the end, strategy is and will always be a creative process.<p>Strategy is not the inevitable outcome of a process …

Google地圖測量距離和面積,規劃你的跑道路線|數位時代

之前在「Google 新地圖正式上線中,別怕!讓你比舊版地圖更好用教學」一文中,以及之前幾篇介紹 Google 新地圖的文章中,都有朋友提到以前舊版地圖研究室裡的「直線距離」測量不見了,似乎對部份朋友來說這個工具很好用。<p>在新版 Google 地圖中,其實是可以測量距離的,不過測量的是道路的路線長度, …

改變Android手機操作舊習慣,9種App革新行動效率|數位時代

Android 的特色之一就是相對起來 App 擁有更多權限可以做更多事情,這一點或許大家評論上有好有壞,但從好的地方來看,就是 Android 能夠輕鬆完成許多獨特、便利、實用的操作方式。尤其一些在手機上原本的使用障礙,透過一些有創意的 Android App,就能突破瓶頸,帶來行動工作的效率提昇 …

SaaS翻轉舊時代,雲端簡報平台Prezi破4000萬用戶大關|數位時代

創業者都應該有 Coding 知識!不為了寫程式,為了創業成功

Dan Pickett 是 Launch Academy 的聯合創辦人之一,此間位於波士頓的程式設計學校是一個 10 周密集課程,他同時也是當地 Young Entrepreneur Council 的成員,來看看 Pickett 在程式與企業經營中,看到什麼樣的關聯性。<p>在現在這個世代,懂得創新並且 …

The Right Way to Fight

Differences of opinion at work are inevitable and often integral to innovation, problem-solving, and performance improvement. But knowing that most clashes have benefits does not make them any easier to manage. Disagreements with coworkers can be uncomfortable, and if handled poorly, result in …

Google’s Scientific Approach to Work-Life Balance (and Much More)

More than 65 years ago in Massachusetts, doctors began a longitudinal study that would transform our understanding of heart disease. The Framingham Heart Study, which started with more than 5,000 people and continues to this day, has become a data source for not just heart disease, but also for …

中國信託推出pockii第三方支付平台,搶攻國內電子商務市場|數位時代

傳統零售業轉型電子商務,如何制定策略、順利淘金?|數位時代

邁向成功賣家之路-人氣賣家養成特別企畫<p>1 三大數據分析,電子商務網站經營者一定得知道!<p>by 2014.02.20<p><b>數據化營運是目前的熱門關鍵字,具體到操作層面,這又體現出了線上零售的一個重要特徵:資訊可視。透過網站的基礎可視數據,我們能夠全面了解一家電商的基本情況。通策資訊首席營運長譚磊在本文中列出電</b> …

科技學運,你參與了嗎?|數位時代

軟體思維走到哪都行?Elon Musk 靠著軟體在太陽能產業再下一城

能夠想像你家就是一個小型發電站,除了自己自足,你甚至還能用電力交易嗎?第三次工業革命所提倡的分佈式能源網絡,其實已經真實發生。美國太陽能供應商 SolarCity 就是這塊市場的最大玩家,它目前已在美國 14 州,為超過 3 萬棟的建築提供服務,對象從個人到政府單位、百大企業、城市、學校都有,例如 …

網路架構大概論1-ARPANet歷史與MAC、IP、DNS 概念篇 | T客邦

摸得到的觸覺回饋 vs. 摸不到的懸浮觸控|數位時代

摸得到的擬真觸控、與摸不到的懸浮觸控,是手指觸控操作螢幕之後的火紅技術,未來可以在視訊時將真實的觸覺或將情緒波動傳送給對方,醫生也可以利用觸覺反饋來診對可能的病灶位置…。科技的提昇使得溝通更加多元,電影裡的揮手操作畫面要在生活中普及也不遠了。<p>觸控操作不管在智慧型手機、相機、平板電腦或電視等各種尺寸的 …

如果你以為 Bitcoin 只是電子貨幣,那你只看到巨大冰山的一角

投資報酬率最高的創業家必修課:讀完這 27 本好書!

感謝讀者建議,我們將書名調整為台灣常見的版本。<p>所謂活到老學到老,在這訊息萬變的時代,身為一位創業家,或是想要成為創業家的人來說,別以為只要每天看科技新聞就夠了。<p>閱讀書本也是一件非常重要且根本的事情,書本是他人的智慧結晶,可以從中得到許多啟發,閱讀書籍也可以強化思考能力,可謂一舉數得。雖然 27 本看 …

華碩幹掉了 DELL,然後呢?哈佛創新大師克里斯汀生教授在台演講精華|數位時代

今天(10/31)有幸去聽了哈佛商學院 Clayton Christensen 教授的演講。Christensen 最為人知的就是「破壞式創新」(disruptive innovation)理論。在創新界可說是無人不知,無人不曉;他的豐功偉業請看維基百科,我就不浪費大家時間。<p>破壞式創新我多年前就如雷 …

Google+相簿是旅遊照片最佳雲端硬碟的8個好理由|數位時代

儲存旅行照片的方法很多,你可以一直存在手機裡(那超級不保險),或者你把手機、相機內的照片匯出到硬碟儲存,但是依據我的經驗,多年前的照片很有可能在一次硬碟損毀或轉換電腦時,因為一時失誤而再也找不回來。所以,現在的你或許跟我一樣,希望能夠把旅遊相片起碼備份到某一個雲端硬碟儲存。<p>那麼,如果先建立了照片起碼 …

電腦終會「消失」 | T客邦

編者按:本文作者是創業公司 Clef 的聯合創始人和CEO Brennen byrne,他文中所指的「電腦」並非指桌上型電腦、筆記型電腦或者智慧型手機等特定的設備,而是一切背後有計算能力的設備或軟體。<p>過去幾年中,Netscape聯合創始人及矽谷著名 VC Marc Andreessen 一直信奉著他 …

聽說 3D 列印會害現在的工廠倒光?好像不會

3D 列印技術因為擁有改變工業製造過程的可能,如今已是人們關注的新焦點。憑藉著可以製造出星際奇航記裡企業號的等比例複製品,3D 列印技術預言著,未來可以只要手指一按按鈕,任何東西都可以成功製作出來。人們甚至說,3D 列印技術會開啟「第三次工業革命」,大規模製造將因 3D 列印轉向個人化生產,社群協同 …

What Mobile App Developers Know About Designing Great Customer Experiences

As sales of smartphones have exploded, the price for the apps that run on these phones is quickly trending toward zero, thanks to low barriers to entry and intense competition. Nonetheless, savvy developers are driving revenue by rethinking the user experience and carefully designing the payment …