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The rise of the attention economy
People in the attention economy spend their personal time attracting others' attention, notes Dyson.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2012 09:35 GMT
How do start-ups succeed?
Entrepreneurs need more than capital to establish a successful business: they need living examples, too.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2012 08:32 GMT
Intelligent urban design
Cities should be places where the best and the brightest congregate and where new wealth is created.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2012 08:50 GMT
Is the web closing?
Continued entrepreneurship - such as AOL in the 1990s - always threatens to restrict the internet, but never does.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 08:33 GMT
Russia: Peeling, meeting and shopping
Russia's youth aren't afraid to protest like previous generations, they are fighting government corruption and impunity.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2012 08:01 GMT
Large companies offer practical business skills, turning college grads into project specialists.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2011 12:20 GMT
The Steve Jobs factor
Steve Jobs was the only true showman of what is now one of the world's biggest industries, writes author.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 12:54 GMT
Paying (for) attention
Companies are looking for ways to automate the act of "paying attention" to individual customers on a grand scale.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2011 13:01 GMT
What's in a Domain Name?
The Internet's domain-name system is to undergo a dramatic change, the value of which is being questioned by critics.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2011 11:30 GMT
Putting venture mentors to work
A balance between philanthropists and venture capitalists is needed for a competitive business enivironment.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2011 09:22 GMT
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