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Posts with a innovation theme

A visit to the R&D department of the New York Times

Recently I was fortunate enough to visit the Research and Development department of the New York Times thanks to the kind invitation of the people of that I am working with here in NY. For many people the Gray Lady stands for excellent journalism, as well as innovation when it comes to exploring the… read full post

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Can newspaper social media sites continue to thrive alongside a strong public service broadcaster?

There has been a lot of very useful debate recently about the BBC’s role in the UK media market, but I think the healthy and innovative position of major newspapers suggests they are not under threat from a strong BBC

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Big companies use the cloud to innovate

Photo sharing service SmugMug received much attention when they published their business case for using Amazon’s S3 storage service. The 2002 startup describes how the service saves them between half a million to a million USD per yearAt Headshift, we have made use of the S3 service too, most recently on a project where video… read full post

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Midpoint at the BBC Innovation Labs

Al Davidson reports back from the midway point of the BBC Innovation Lab on “making it people-shaped” and “making it beeb-shaped”

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Two good reasons to break the rules

Rules? What have they ever done for us?

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Innovation in interaction design

Some links to pieces about IA and interaction design that caught my eye recently

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Idea management: putting innovation into practice

Denham Grey discusses a new trend in knowledge management that attempts to channel innovation to create new knowledge

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Innovation tools

Innovation, creativity and brainstorming resources from InnovationTools

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E-Government innovation award winners

Kablenet reports the winners of the Government Computing Syntegra Awards for Innovation

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Back to the Future with Kevin Werbach

Via elearning guru Jay Cross comes a remarkably prescient piece from Kevin Werbach: “Anticipating a post-Web, post-PC world”

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