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With a large number of already well-established retailers and credit card providers on board, Apple Pay’s future in the USA looks particularly promising. However, in other countries around the world where Apple isn't necessarily the technological leader, techies aren’t debating how Apple Pay could revolutionize the shopping experience; rather, they’re asking whether or not it will succeed at all.

Avegant Glyph

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Ann Arbor, Michigan based wearable technology startup Avegant today announced the beta consumer concept of its virtual retinal display called Glyph. The Glyph headset...

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China is good at copying is not news. Many Chinese firms prosper because they successfully emulate foreign firms’ products and business models. In fact,...

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Invited by NetEase, I was on stage with Chris Anderson, the long-time chief editor of Wired, the author of the popular book Long Tail...

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“Collaborative consumption” sounds newfangled and 2.0, but strictly speaking, the concept has been around for a long time. If you've ever rented a room,...

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Olav Nedrelid, Chief of Strategy at Symbio commented on the implications of the new Windows 8 operating system and the impact it will have in the business and consumer space. Much of this speculation is based on early previews by Microsoft on public websites as well as their own developer communications. Things may still change by the time of the release, but based on what we have read so far, here are some cool new things in Windows 8 and a reason for why it may be a revolutionary product for Microsoft and the whole technology eco-system.

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According to eguan.cn, there will be more than 600 million Chinese readers consuming all sorts of digitally published books next year.  Current forecast is 10%...

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Like nerve endings which translate senses such as touch, smell, heat, etc. into electrical impulses in your nervous system, sensors can translate the physical world into the digital; and help humans become more aware of ourselves in the process. “Quantified Self” is to use algorithms to correlate all these sensor data, and provide valuable information for better living.