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Take A Closer Look At Satya Nadella, Who Could Become Microsoft’s Next CEO

Take A Closer Look At Satya Nadella, Who Could Become Microsoft’s Next CEO

Satya Nadella is one of the leading internal candidates to become the next CEO of Microsoft, having spent 21 years at the company, rising sharply in power in the past few years, as part of Steve Ballmer's brain trust....
3D Body-Part Printer And 8 Other Tech Jobs Coming In The Future

3D Body-Part Printer And 8 Other Tech Jobs Coming In The Future

Consider how many new technologies have entered our lives in the past five years: smartphones, tablets, Google Glass, 3D printing, drones, self-driving cars, big data, cloud computing. Some people say new tech will destroy jobs. No doubt that's true,...
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How Automattic Grew Into A Startup Worth $1 Billion With No Email And No Office Workers

company responsible for the popular blogging platform, WordPress. Automattic is so unusual, it's the subject of a new book "The Year Without Pants" by its employee Scott Berkun. Berkun is a former Microsoft employee who documented how Automattic grew...
Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart's brain via an EEG headset Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/find-great-ideas-from-all-over-the-world-2013-9#ixzz2j8XGl1ER

How To Find Great Business Ideas From All Over The World

Do you want to start a company or come up with that genius idea for your current company? Of course you do. But if it was easy to come up with the Next Big Thing, we would all do...
Krossover founder embraces big data to deliver analytics

This Guy’s Startup Helps Down-And-Out High School Teams Win Games

The story of Big Data startup Krossover is the stuff of Disney movies. In 2010, a 20-year veteran school basketball coach, Sean McInnis, took a job at King Philip Regional High School in Massachusetts. The varsity team hadn't won...
How Big Data Could Stop Criminals Before They Strike

How Big Data Could Stop Criminals Before They Strike

Big Data is a new technology that will ultimately allow us to predict the future. It can tell us things, like what we'll buy and when, when the price of a new gadget will drop, and which people are...
Big Data Is About to Produce a Whole Bunch of Google-Like Companies

Big Data Is About to Produce a Whole Bunch of Google-Like Companies

By now, chances are you've heard the term "Big Data." It refers to the gobs of information being collected about us and our world through things like Twitter, Facebook, Google, smartphones, GPS locations, and tiny sensors built into everything....
How To Put The Mayor In Your Pocket And Take Back The Power Of Government

How To Put The Mayor In Your Pocket And Take Back The Power Of Government

"Something is obviously broken when the only way people know how to get their government's attention is by camping in downtown squares, marching and protesting, screaming at those in charge," California's Lt....
How The Toyota NASCAR Team Uses Mobile Tech To Win Races (MSFT)

How The Toyota NASCAR Team Uses Mobile Tech To Win Races (MSFT)

When Toyota's NASCAR racing team wanted to give its cars and drivers an advantage, it built a custom tablet app to use at the track.
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Everything You Need To Know About The ‘Internet Of Things’

On June 6, 2012, a brand-new version of the Internet was turned on. Chances are you didn't notice anything different that day, as we switched over to Internet Protocol Version 6, or IPv6. Engineers worked for years so the...