Monthly Archives: September 2011

BuildAR – making Augmented Reality curation easy …

What will you build? Augmented Reality (AR) overlays information, images, 3D objects, audio and video onto your view of the real world around you. Create your own mobile AR projects easily with no development required & link your content to the re… Continue reading

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The books business: Great digital expectations | The Economist

TO SEE how profoundly the book business is changing, watch the shelves. Next month IKEA will introduce a new, deeper version of its ubiquitous ???BILLY??? bookcase. The flat-pack furniture giant is already promoting glass doors for its bookshelves. Th… Continue reading

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Game Theory

It is possible that Richard Thaler changed his mind about economic theory and went on to challenge what had become a hopelessly dry and out-of-touch discipline because, one day, when a few of his supposedly rational colleagues were over at his hou… Continue reading

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A deep diver into the anatomy of premature scaling – lessons for startups and others

via startupgenome.cc Scaling operations (optimizing for a given product/customer assumption) before confirming that it’s _real_ is a bad idea – Startup Genome shows some good data on this for startups, and probably a bad idea for others with new p… Continue reading

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