Daily Archives: September 21, 2011

The Big Idea: The Age of Hyperspecialization

Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations,published in 1776, famously described what would be one of the central drivers of economic progress for centuries to come: the division of labor. Much of the prosperity our world now enjoys comes from the productivity

The Big Idea: The Age of Hyperspecialization

Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations,published in 1776, famously described what would be one of the central drivers of economic progress for centuries to come: the division of labor. Much of the prosperity our world now enjoys comes from the productivity

Google+ Makes Facebook Look Like an Old Business Fogie

Ever since Google (GOOG) introduced its social networking entry, Google+, three months ago, the press has practically been making book on whether it would succeed or not. Facebook has been doing everything it can to disrupt the competition, whether adding

Google+ Makes Facebook Look Like an Old Business Fogie

Ever since Google (GOOG) introduced its social networking entry, Google+, three months ago, the press has practically been making book on whether it would succeed or not. Facebook has been doing everything it can to disrupt the competition, whether adding

Google.com Has An Unmissable Ad Drawing Users To Google+

                            Steer your way to Google.com and you’ll find yourself staring at perhaps its boldest Doodle yet. No, Google hasn’t outdone itself with another musical tribute or

Google.com Has An Unmissable Ad Drawing Users To Google+

                            Steer your way to Google.com and you’ll find yourself staring at perhaps its boldest Doodle yet. No, Google hasn’t outdone itself with another musical tribute or

Brilliant Toyota Facebook Campaign Gives Away 100 Cars

                        We’ve covered many competitions and initiatives from brands that have taken a philanthropic approach but Toyota are surely miles ahead (pun intended) of the pack after an impressive

Brilliant Toyota Facebook Campaign Gives Away 100 Cars

                        We’ve covered many competitions and initiatives from brands that have taken a philanthropic approach but Toyota are surely miles ahead (pun intended) of the pack after an impressive

Al Jazeera boss Wadah Khanfar in surprise resignation

Wadah Khanfar, the director-general of the Qatar-backed Al Jazeera satellite TV network, resigned on Tuesday, to be replaced by a member of the Gulf state’s ruling family. Khanfar, who has led the network for eight years, said that his goal

Al Jazeera boss Wadah Khanfar in surprise resignation

Wadah Khanfar, the director-general of the Qatar-backed Al Jazeera satellite TV network, resigned on Tuesday, to be replaced by a member of the Gulf state’s ruling family. Khanfar, who has led the network for eight years, said that his goal