How Paddy Power lured publicity-shy Paul Scholes to front its World Cup content

How Paddy Power lured publicity-shy Paul Scholes to front its World Cup content
Our blog (part of a mischief newsroom environment) features stats and analysis pieces, guest writers and company propaganda – all designed to draw attention to our Sportsbook and Yes, this company … There he was doing his business …
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Social Media Fail to Live Up to Early Marketing Hype
Now it's about what is social doing for you and real business objectives," says Jan Rezab, chief executive of Socialbakers AS, a social-media metrics company based in Prague. When many companies … Mr. Minter says the restaurant still uses Facebook …
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Leading Innovation is the Art of Creating 'Collective Genius'

Leading Innovation is the Art of Creating 'Collective Genius'
… and studied how they worked. Determined to feature a global perspective, the authors include narratives of executives within India-based IT company HCL Technologies, the German division of online auctioneer eBay, and the marketing division of …
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Tesla's apparent altruism with its patents is just smart business
Business success, in other words, is not to be found in discovering new products but comes from improving pre-existing ideas and creating new markets for them. The old cliché about not having to re-invent the wheel applies here, because what really …
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Then you start saying, “Oh, wow, we're at a scale that starts to be significant relevant to the web as a whole. So we … I wasn't interested in business and I was almost like, “Oh, this is just something that constrains you and doesn't let you explore …
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Sabre Industries, Inc. Announces Joint Venture with Module X Solutions
For further information on Sabre Industries, Inc., and its various divisions, please visit our web site at: www. … Is Your Business 100% Ready for the New Era of Cloud Computing and Big Data? … 2014 – is to ensure – through an intensive three-day …
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The Morning Download: Hadoop Community Going Mainstream

The Morning Download: Hadoop Community Going Mainstream
The Morning Download comes from the editors of CIO Journal and cues up the most important news in business technology every weekday morning. Send us your tips, compliments and complaints. You can get The Morning Download emailed to you each …
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Rotten to the core: Apple stole the idea and name for their new HealthKit app
Ms Hardacre's fury boiled over on Tuesday morning when she woke just after 4.30am to emails informing her that one of the world's biggest companies had stolen her business name. Alison Hardacre and her … While Apple said its version will …
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GSMA Calls for Broader, More Ambitious Reform to Modernise Telecoms
“We urge Member States to work with the Parliament and the Commission to agree provisions on the open Internet that work for consumers, businesses and the whole European economy,” said Anne Bouverot, Director General, GSMA. “With regard to traffic …
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Marketing Professional Releases Book Geared at Helping Novices Establish
He shares what he's learned in his years of marketing in a new book “The Right Way: The Step-By-Step Guide to Successfully Marketing Your Business Online: Your Ticket to Increasing Your Online Presence, Generating More Revenue, Creating Loyal Fans, and …
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A look at how Citi got customers making $800m payments via mobile

A look at how Citi got customers making 0m payments via mobile
The basic idea behind Citi's strategy is that customers with low-level employees using finance tools will be largely focused on using the bank's online, web-based platform. However, mid-tier employees that are on the move quite often would be targeted …
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On your marks, get set, code
Staley said the business world and the computer world are becoming more and more connected. “Nowadays it's a lot more common to have something web-based,” he said. “It really was not that hard to get students to come up with a few ideas that are …
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4 reasons why you should find your next designer in South Africa
Owing to the ubiquity of sophisticated communications technology, doing business with people situated on the other side of the world is almost as easy as doing business with someone down the street. This means that if you're on the hunt for a website …
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The one mistake that will kill your startup? Bad financial predictions
Good ideas are a dime a dozen, the skills and abilities needed to lead a team and scale a business are not. This means being able to talk finances reasonably and accurately is an invaluable skill, and … The benefit of starting the conversation (on …
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Spain's new king to assign duties to his father
Once approved, the current prince will explain his new ideas for his reign as the new king of Spain. Meanwhile, part of the Spanish society continues to call a referendum on the monarchy or republic. The main opposition party, the Socialist Party, will …
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Manila to Host 'Hack-The-Climate', First Environment-Themed Hackathon
Two Princeton University juniors, Jacob Scheer and Miguel Lachanski reached out to DLS-CSB to host Hack-The-Climate after winning a US $ 10,000 grant from Davis Projects for Peace, a prize awarded to college students with project ideas that contribute …
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