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Africa could be the next frontier for cryptocurrency | Africa Renewal
Why many Africans are poised to adopt #cryptocurrency in very high numbers: countries' currencies are very unstable
africa  crypto  currency  blockchain  2018  market  adoption  central  bank  failure  policy  inflation  economy  finance  internet 
june 2019 by csrollyson
'All humanity has left the area': paying for Tesla's Gigafactory | Cities | The Guardian
“Factories are great if you’re working there”—econ devt longshot will prolly cost
Nevada big
economy  development  nevada  battery  factory  subsidy  tesla  failure  rent  housing  disparity 
july 2018 by csrollyson
Oak Park swings, misses on Divvy | Active Transportation Alliance
Pithy and clear-cut: Alternative transit doesn't work unless sufficient support is in place #altrans #sustdevv
cycling  oakpark  divvy  bike  sharing  2018  q1  pilot  failure  infrastructure  route  transit  altrans  sustdevv  story  csrblogcomment 
january 2018 by csrollyson
Why 84% Of Companies Fail At Digital Transformation
[comment] Useful update on #digital #transformation results + a model for analyzing results
digital  transformation  project  failure  statistic  q1  2016  cdo  cio  csrblogcomment  enterprise  ceo  cco  organization 
may 2017 by csrollyson
Edsel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Old classic automotive case study of product launch failure, poor resesrch, management
marketing  brand  failure  history  automotive  ford  management  advertising  research  product  design  engineering  model  mix  pricing  casestudy  2csra  2csrollyson  2cdo 
september 2016 by csrollyson
Brené Brown Wants You To Wallow In Your Failure | Fast Company | Business + Innovation
Book publishes a study of people from all walks of life and how they deal with adversity #kudos #fb
development  philosophy  failure  performance  adversity  growth  2015  q3  pointofview  book  study  survey  2csrollyson 
october 2015 by csrollyson
What happened to Google+? - Business Insider
No surprises but interesting: Some short quotes and glimpses about why Google+ failed to mainstream
google  plus  speculation  employee  Failure  q2  2015  social  network  facebook  competition  linkedin  2execguide  Platform  google+ 
april 2015 by csrollyson
Why 40-Year-Old Tech Is Still Running America's Air Traffic Control | WIRED
Huge innovation gap: How #government #regulation and #technology are failing air travel
airline  travel  usa  government  control  safety  i.t.  software  failure  design  q1  2015 
march 2015 by csrollyson
Friendster: The Trials and Errors of a Silicon Valley Visionary
Jonathan Abrams, founder of #Friendster, reflects on #social #networks, starting businesses & #siliconvalley
social  network  pioneer  siliconvalley  entrepreneur  failure  q1  2015  VCs.angels  first  mover  facebook  myspace  history  reflection  Platform 
march 2015 by csrollyson
About Gigaom | Gigaom
[commented]Gigaom on the ropes, hoping they can pull out
blog  news  hightech  csrblogcomment  q1  2015  failure 
march 2015 by csrollyson
Newspapers are just ...old (by @baekdal) #opinion
Reflection & analysis of legacy journalism + WaPo comparison w video blogger on reportage on the Antares rocket fail #kudos
media  newspaper  analysis  example  rocket  launch  failure  q4  2014  video  comparison  personal  journalism  model  blackberry  RIM  mobile  smartphone  2ghcj 
november 2014 by csrollyson
Coca-Cola's Problems Show Us a Giant Losing Relevance - Forbes
How Coke mgmt is failing to smell the coffee ;^) - need to shift to experience, not product, focus Thx @adam_hartung
cocacola  coke  brand  analysis  q4  2014  executive  management  cmo  failure  mission  customer  2sochap 
october 2014 by csrollyson
Dead and Dying retail
Dubious site purports to "report" retail fails; sm useful photos but verify sources
retail  disruption  photo  irony  failure  usa  Business 
october 2014 by csrollyson
Last Call — Medium
Clay Shirky draws insights fr history of failed #local newspapers + media's dishonest self-coverage + tips 4 journos
newspaper  publishing  reflection  history  failure  q3  2014  insight  digital  disruption  example  journalist  media  dishonesty  2ghcj 
august 2014 by csrollyson
RIP, RadioShack -- we don't know how good we had it | Cringely - InfoWorld
Another legacy retail brand shutters, many more in pipe until they reimagine it #fb
technology  adoption  retail  failure  Q1  2014  electronics  consumer  reflection  2cdo  2csra  2csrollyson 
march 2014 by csrollyson
How Apple could save Windows 8 | Consumerization Of It - InfoWorld
Intriguing: Given Microsoft's struggle w hardware & software product strategy, Apple could save Windows 8 w iTunes #fb
apple  microsoft  speculation  analysis  exceptional  itunes  windows  metro  office  application  product  strategy  failure  PC  Mac  tablet  ipad  iphone  media  player 
december 2013 by csrollyson
Farewell, neighbors
Everyblock shuts down, farewell blog post
chicago  startup  failure  q1  2013  local  community  news 
february 2013 by csrollyson
The Native Advertising Trend: Hot or Hoax?
Weighing in on #native #advertising, which obfuscates ads & copy; how it's done, why it will fail; I say there's a better way
csrblogcomment  native  advertising  blog  trust  failure  marketing  social  media  brand  Blogs 
january 2013 by csrollyson
Amazon's DRM drama: Whose Kindle is it anyway? | Cringely - InfoWorld
Pause 4 thought: Amazon Kindle permission fail; danger of "The Cloud" #fb
cloud  book  amazon  snafu  norway  customer  kindle  ebook  drm  failure  2csrollyson 
october 2012 by csrollyson
Survey: patterns of coworking space closure | Deskmag | Coworking
Basic research and analysis of coworking businesses and business models
cowork  business  failure  analysis  survey 
october 2012 by csrollyson
Facebook; famous failures
Quotes of how several famous people were rejected.. before they got popular
beatles  einstein  mj  stevejobs  oprah  waltdisney  failure 
august 2012 by csrollyson
Digg sold for $500,000 | Techi.com
Short post suggests possible value-add by acquirer Betaworks; final shot priceless [grins]
digg  news  acquisition  failure  2012  q3  humor  2csra  social  media  community 
july 2012 by csrollyson
Gapers Block : Mechanics : Chicago Politics - Pittsburgh, and the Magic of Failure
MUST read: how the USA can use the "downturn" to transform, not hold on to the past Thx @Richard_Florida
usa  economy  transformation  disruption  innovation  policy  government  failure  pittsburgh  city  2ghcj  2csrollyson 
august 2010 by csrollyson

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