Posts Tagged ‘Google’

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    Is Google the New General Motors?

    Dec 5, 14 • 497 Views • No Comments

    Tough to see now, General Motors was once an auto industry innovative economic pacesetter, with many of the characteristics we associate with Google....  [read more]

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    Labor Productivity: Google

    Mar 17, 13 • 694 Views • No Comments

    I suspect the whole Yahoo inspired debate about whether we work at home or at the office is taking us in the wrong direction. Instead, I started thinking about what author Daniel Pink suggests in Drive. Discussing incentives, he says that once we are...  [read more]

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    A Path for Driverless Cars

    Nov 3, 12 • 476 Views • 2 Comments

    A self-driving car could be a pleasure… The day would begin with a pick-up that you scheduled through your phone app. When your self-driving car arrived at your front door, you would get in, check today’s drive time and start to prepare for your...  [read more]

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    Yahoo’s New CEO

    Jul 18, 12 • 305 Views • No Comments

    Headline from CNN Money: “New Yahoo CEO Mayer is Pregnant” 1992: The title of a male CEO’s speech that was reprinted in the Christian Science Monitor: “A Pregnant CEO: In Whose Lifetime?” (Implying the unlikelihood.) 2012: From...  [read more]

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    Wait, you actually read the privacy policy?

    Mar 7, 12 • 286 Views • No Comments

    By Mira Korber, guest blogger. How often do we see “Privacy Policy” at the bottom of a web page? All the time. How often do we read beyond the alliterative title? At least for me, almost never. And thankfully so, because those privacy policies...  [read more]