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Cyber Security

The Sony hack is a preview of things to come. We’re in a cyber war and the enemy is already remarkably adept at infiltrating business and pilfering more than 500 million financial records.

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An Innovative Marketing Stack

The top 10 digital marketing acquisitions have topped $13 billion. Despite the availability of more than 1,000 digital marketing tools, innovation is stalled. Here’s a truly useful idea.

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CES 2014 Trends

CES has become U.S.’ default technology show where marketers from all walks of life preview new technology trends for the coming year. As USA Today put it “It’s becoming increasingly

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Food Trucks

The food truck industry got a boost when Kogi Korean BBQ-To-Go’s trucks began plying the streets of L.A. in 2008, buoyed by social media. In 2011 Americans spent $630 million on mobile-vendor food.

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Smiley Talk

Conversing via electronic means has exploded in the past decades. In 2008, 11 billion text messages were sent each day worldwide. That figure is dwarfed by the estimated 269 billion

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GPS Navigation

GPS navigation is rerouting society. There is no need to consult maps anymore. Online maps and smartphones are shape shifting society. What’s the implication of never being lost again?

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Botox

Botox is the world’s most popular facial rejuvenation procedure with more than 3 million performed each year. Pricing for a treatment to battle crows feet costs about $182 on average in the U.S.

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A New Political Science

Last week’s victory by President Elect Barack Obama unleashed a global groundswell of positive vibes. Most of the emotional outpouring was directed at the striking achievement of this U.S. election,

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Sexing Up Water

The news must have hit the water industry like a neutron bomb. Two University of Pennsylvania professors, Dr. Stanley Goldfarb and Dr. Dan Negoianu, reviewed scientific literature on the health

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