Posts Tagged ‘cell phones’

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    iPhone 5 Economics

    Sep 13, 12 • 1813 Views • No Comments

    Explaining the probable impact of the new Apple iPhone, one UPS employee recalled the impact of the last new iPad launch.  At its internal hubs, UPS created more work hours for part timers and enjoyed more revenue because of the volume spike that lasted for...  [read more]

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    BRIC Cell Phones

    Mar 12, 12 • 420 Views • No Comments

    The Tibetan town of Namche Bazaar has yaks, donkeys and cell phones. Located along the route to a Mt. Everest base camp, the town attracts local traders who provision climbers. With the former carrying products and the latter, market information, the animals...  [read more]