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The mobile as the post industrial platform for socioeconomic development in the BoP segment (Jan 26 2007)

Thank you for the inspiration, Steve. ~In memoriam~ Dan Pink wrote about the Well curve, the antithesis to the Bell curve that traditionally defines where the majority of the populace will lie statistically in their preferences. In essence, he says, But today Galton’s beautiful form might not be so regular. Although bell curve distribution is […]

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Five years is not a very long time in which to change the world.

Today’s news has not been unexpected. Jobs announces his resignation as CEO of Apple. The subsequent discussion on the ramifications and impact of this news on Apple, its future and its products – given Mr Jobs reputation as a single minded visionary who understood the interplay of business strategy, industrial design and quality engineering – […]

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