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Consumerization of IT is more than using an iPad at work

According to Box CEO Aaron Levie, it's just as much about baking the consumer look and feel into enterprise apps--something a new wave of startups is doing.

By January 17, 2012

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A9's Flow app: Augmented consumerism

Saunter into a store, wave your iPhone in the general direction of a product, get a price. Cool.

By November 2, 2011

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Business intelligence and the consumerization of information

The more information, the more necessary it is to understand what it means. Enter business intelligence.

By November 25, 2008

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What the heck is IT consumerization?

It appears to be the next big thing in information technology, but there's a bit of confusion over what it means exactly.

By May 27, 2008

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Open source may be the winner in the consumerization of IT

As IT dollars shift to consumers, open source continues to win.

By November 14, 2007

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The phones of war

A Brooklyn photographer has engraved mobile phones with slogans that US soldiers scratched onto Zippo lighters during the Vietnam War. The overall message: nothing has changed.

By June 16, 2014

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Amazon adds Flow's augmented reality to main shopping app

Shoppers used Flow, a standalone app from Amazon's A9 unit, to search for, and purchase, items by simply taking a photo. Now, they can do it straight from the Amazon app.

By February 6, 2014

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Have a nose round John Lewis' flagship store on Street View

The entire seven-storey department store has been exhaustively documented in 360-degree panoramic photos and uploaded to Google Street View.

By December 11, 2013

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Your traditional Black Friday Walmart gadget brawl footage

Somehow, the early beginning to Black Friday shopping didn't deter people from storming after their favorite gadget bargains.

By November 29, 2013

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Early days of the PC with Radio Shack's TRS-80

Introducing affordable electronics to America, including computers, stereo receivers, and cellular phones, Radio Shack arguably did more for the culture of digital consumerism in the United States than any other company.

By August 18, 2013