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real-time business


Facebook's Sports Stadium steals a page from Apple playbook

When Facebook announced a foray into sports, the question on everyone's mind was, "Hey, didn't Twitter do that first?" But Facebook is simply borrowing ideas from competitors -- a time-honored tradition espoused by none other than the late Steve Jobs.

By January 23, 2016


How to buy the best car for your family

Whether you already have a big family or are just starting a new one, we'll help you find the right car to carry them all.

By January 28, 2016


OneDrive, Dropbox, Google Drive and Box: Which cloud storage service is right for you?

If you're ready to take the plunge into storing your files, photos, and more in the cloud but need help deciding which service is right for your needs and wallet, we've got you covered.

By February 19, 2014


Reporters' Roundtable: The rise of the connected consumer

We're in the middle of a revolution in consumer commerce. We use social networks to get real-time product advice from friends, and mobile devices to scan prices at stores before we buy. How are retailers going to deal with this new consumer come Black Friday? Join our discussion with Brian Solis, author of The End of Business as Usual.

By November 18, 2011


Convofy brings Facebook-like features to business

Social networking in business can work, as this new Air app shows. It brings real-time messaging to workgroups in a fresh way.

By March 21, 2011


Meaning-driven brands: A list of visionaries/sensemakers/disruptors/game changers/contrarians

As the world slowly emerges from the economic gloom, and the "hyper-social real-time Web" requires new organizational designs, it's clear that business as usual will not be so usual anymore.

By March 28, 2010


Twitter business models in the fast and the long

Trends in real-time information and the desire to archive offer a window into business opportunities for Twitter.

By August 14, 2009


Hands-on with Twitterized Bing

Microsoft is getting into the real-time search business with tweets showing up in Bing search results. Here's how the new service works so far in beta.

By October 21, 2009


Canadian cops armed with Big Blue analytics

Alberta's Edmonton Police Service is using IBM business analytics for crime prevention efforts. Seeing data in near-real time to help identify problems, trends, and locations.

By September 22, 2009


Get social now!

Several blog posts this week, combined, pinpoint what are arguably the two most influential trajectories for the impact of communication technologies on business these days: from real-time web to real-time business, and from social media to social busines

By June 28, 2009