The time it takes for Chinese consumers to incorporate a new technology into their lives is ever-shrinking as smartphones and broadband make adaptation easier.
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- The rise of Web 2.0 platforms and social media programs has the potential to enhance the way colleagues collaborate, but old work habits die hard.
- As one McDonald’s location proves, investing in expensive equipment that substitutes for some labor is a proactive, productivity-enhancing measure.
- The managing director of BCCL, India’s foremost media conglomerate, continually reinvents the enterprise in the face of disruption.
- The Internet is disrupting one of the world’s oldest professions: selling art.
- Startup nuTonomy thinks that the island nation is the place to make autonomous vehicles — in the form of driverless taxis — a reality.
- Although fewer people are working at factories in America, output has been rising.
- Don’t assume the new entrant in your market is a disruption. Learn to recognize different types of threats and design the best strategic response.
- Number crunching can be valuable for firms exploiting their existing resources, but can backfire for companies seeking to branch out with new products or services.
- Can companies discover crucial competitive insight by working to solve social problems?
- Digital LeadershipFormer NBC Universal CEO Bob Wright looks back on his two decades at GE — and forward to a post-broadcast, post-cable media world.
- People don’t crave the latest fitness wearable. Their overwhelming preference is for simple applications that provide and organize information.
- Digital LeadershipAndrew Ng, chief scientist of Baidu Research, sees artificial intelligence as part of a larger socially valuable endeavor.
- Leaders who understand and pay attention to technology can make the difference between success and failure.
- Digital LeadershipNeustar CEO Lisa Hook oversees part of the invisible infrastructure that safeguards identity and reliability online.
- A new survey examines trends in R&D spending.
- Remember the old adage that who you know matters as much as what you know?