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- A new book examines star chef Ferran Adrià’s systematic pursuit of technological and culinary reinvention.
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- Breakthroughs happen when organizations are set up to support them.
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- Self-made billionaires offer powerful examples for established companies eager to reclaim industry leadership.
- A new survey examines trends in R&D spending.
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- A veteran executive calls out the books that most influenced him in a career driven by innovation.
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