Technology

Changed everything within less than a decade

A mobile revolution that has transformed the modern world Ten years ago, January 9, 2007, was a milestone in the history of computing: The launch of the first iPhone. It...

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The on demand economy – Disrupted by the on demand economy

Disrupted by the on demand economy Businesses deal with disruption in a variety of ways, but those affected by on-demand seem to realize now that these new digital platforms are...

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Ready for digital transformation - Mind the digitization gap

The pace of change is accelerating Much has changed since the "dial in" days with modems connecting to online services like America Online or Compuserve and eventually directly onto the...

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watch industry hit by disruption

The watch industry in trouble - watch industry hit by disruption To those that lived through the "quartz crisis" of the '70s - when cheap Japanese quartz watches threatened to...

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The potential of mobile pay in a nutshell Mobile payments promise to merge one of the oldest tools of society - money - with one of its newest: smartphones. This...

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Focusing on product not technology – Customer needs first

Disruption as a result of breakthrough technology At a time when digital technology is transforming one industry after another, large companies tend to view innovation and disruption as the result...

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Cash is being replaced by digital alternatives Most people think of a cashless society as something that is way off in the distant future. But, that is simply not the...

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Tiny fish eats big fish

Typically the more established company buys the new Founded in 1966, Bowers & Wilkins - a 1,100-person company - is one of the oldest audio companies in the world. For...

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Energy industry on the brink of disruption

Rapid technological innovation Changes in technology are happening at a scale which was unimaginable before and will cause disruption in industry after industry. Many leading companies won’t exist after the...

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Shift away from ownership - The rise of DisOwnership

Changing consumption models and the rise of DisOwnership - A shift away from ownership Digital disruption is creating new business models, changing value streams, and provoking faster, more disruptive change...

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Customer experience - Remove the crap out of customer experience

There is a big distinction between a company that makes digital-enabled products and services and digitally-enabled/digital company which requires a difficult transformation. Royal Caribbean is embarking on the latter course....

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Disrupted but not destroyed by technology - Banking

The "Uber moment" for banks is coming Music, cable television, movies, photography, transportation, communications and publishing are all industries that continue to experience massive disruption brought on by the advent...

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