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Light Foresight Part V

Again many interesting stories that could be DiCoDEd. I’ll log them here, in a light foresight entry, in order to come back later if this book leaves me some time. Hope you enjoy it too! [Facebook, Data, Google, Aggregation, advertising, … Continue reading

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Light Foresight Part IV

Damn, there are a lot of interesting stories (especially the Facebook/Google slap fight) and i don’t take the time to cover them sufficiently. So i’ll just log them here, in a light foresight entry, in order to come back later. … Continue reading

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Light Foresight Part III

Rocking some links before kicking the end of the second chapter (draft); no storytelling lesson today: [Seesmic, Loic Le Meur, Business Model] http://mashable.com/2010/11/07/seesmic-for-enterprise/ #beagilenotagirouette [Apple, MacBook, MacBook Air, UI, GUI, NUI, User XP, Mac OS Lion] http://www.engadget.com/2010/11/07/switched-on-the-ipadification-of-mac-os/ #smart(acrossthe)linemanagement [Microsoft, Kinect, NUI, Vocal … Continue reading

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Light Foresight Part II

Being very busy lately on the writing of the book (the drafted structure is fixed, so I need to fill it) and other minor things, I am less able to do an active foresight. That’s why I’ll post interesting links … Continue reading

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Google Broadband Gets Its First Trial

Intro: Google’s ultra high speed fiber network — which the company says can offer speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second — is about to get its first trial outside of the Googleplex. My take: Control over connectivity is … Continue reading

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Facebook Lobbied to Kill Social Networking Privacy Act

Intro: “Facebook’s California lobbying report included an expense for dinner with the majority leader of the state Assembly, Charles Calderon, at a Sacramento restaurant in June,” according to MarketWatch. Calderon, however, voted to move the bill forward. In June, Facebook hired … Continue reading

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New MySpace With Entertaining New Purpose Will Attract New Users

Intro: Myspace has seemed passé ever since Facebook lapped Myspace two years ago, but the news of Myspace’s demise was always a bit exaggerated.  While Facebook catapulted to international success, Myspace continued to chug along with tens of millions of … Continue reading

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PayPal Expands Mobile Payments; Pushes Into The Sale Of Digital Goods

Intro: PayPal said today it is launching a new digital goods payment platform that will make paying for games, news, music and other media much easier; and announced many new partnerships, including one with Facebook. Additionally, it is relaunching its … Continue reading

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Apple compte intégrer “massivement” Facebook dans ses produits ?

Intro: Selon des sources proches du dossier, Apple serait sur le point de concrétiser un partenariat relativement important avec le célèbre site de socialisation Facebook. Le but pour la firme de Cupertino serait de pouvoir intégrer Facebook dans l’ensemble de … Continue reading

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Gowalla Expands into Yelp’s Turf with City Pages and Verified Businesses

Intro: Gowalla is expanding into Yelp’s territory with the release of three new features that help users discover more about their city while giving businesses more control over presence on the location-based social network. New features are: City Pages, a … Continue reading

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