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Outsource or In-House: How to Break Into New Markets

Fred Schebesta | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
Fred Schebesta

It takes determination, informed planning and time to successfully break into a new market. No matter which sector you operate in, you will face hurdles such as limited market knowledge, a lack of a local track record and perhaps unfamiliarity with cultural practices and sensitivities.

The Digital President

GVH Live | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
GVH Live

Even before he took office, the president recognized the political value of social media tools. His 2008 election team is often credited as waging the first digitally-focused campaign, using Twitter, Facebook and even their own original platform to get voters excited about the candidate.

#Inbound15

Austin Schneider | Posted 09.18.2016 | Business
Austin Schneider

I reflected on countless situations where I was making up obstacles in my head. It is time to get to doing. He left us with this: "I don't know what the question is. But I know the answer is yes."

How to Think About Modi's Visit to Silicon Valley

Priya Satia | Posted 09.18.2016 | Politics
Priya Satia

The Indian community of Silicon Valley is preparing to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with open arms next week, in a route stop that has outshined the PM's ultimate U.S. destination -- his meeting with President Obama.

What I Learned From My Digital Detox

Health.com | Posted 09.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Health.com

By Kelly Saiz I'm willing to bet that wherever you are right now, there are at least two or more screens in the same room with you. First, you're pro...

Stefanie Posavec: Material Data (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 09.02.2016 | Arts
Crane.tv

Since graduating from Central Saint Martins in 2004, with an MA in Communication Design, Posavec shifted her focus from book design and text visualization towards a more immersive and experiential dimension.

MOJO: The Mobile Journalism Handbook

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 08.31.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

It's finally available, to demonstrate how we can all become MOJOs, with a cautionary note that it's not just technical skills that count, but a good basis in journalism. The "it" is the long-awaited MOJO: The Mobile Journalism Handbook (How to Make Broadcast Videos With an iPhone or iPad).

The Reinvention of Telling the Truth

Russell C. Smith | Posted 08.20.2016 | Impact
Russell C. Smith

In everyday communications, we prefer that someone tell us the truth. But why has it become so difficult in the digital age?

Straight Outta Compton: A Private Q&A From Which Everyone Can Learn

Lauren DeLisa | Posted 08.12.2016 | DC
Lauren DeLisa

Straight Outta Compton, which documents the rise and ensuing events of the legendary rap group N.W.A. is not only being lauded for the well-crafted film, but also the manner in which the promotional campaign tactics have taken a life of its own.

China's Sudden Currency Depreciation: High Anxiety and Lost Face

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 08.11.2016 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

I'm no currency expert. But coming on the heels of a ham-handed intervention in the stock market, the abruptness of the depreciation seems to be an obvious short-term move to increase export competitiveness. More worryingly, it is also a tacit admission that China's leaders are very nervous.

Clayton Campbell, 'Wild Kingdom' at Coagula Curatorial

Lisa Derrick | Posted 08.11.2016 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

In Wild Kingdom, Campbell shows that as individuals, our dependency on technology blinds us to precipices and predators, to each other. We are living vicariously when we look at a diorama; we live vicariously -- and allow others to live vicariously -- through social media.

China's Post '90s Generation: New Minds, Old World

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 08.11.2016 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Twenty years ago, China's engagement with the world had barely begun. The Internet was accessible to only the privileged few. Parents still espoused "protective" values reinforced by their experiences during the instability of two man-made disasters.

Is Digital Freedom Costing Us Our Best Businesses?

Hannah Lamarque | Posted 08.10.2016 | Business
Hannah Lamarque

If 2014 will be remembered for anything in the business industry, then surely it is the online blooper. Since social media became a necessary part of business making and customer reach, the amount of mistakes that we have seen major companies make has increased tenfold, and with it, many reputations have been all but destroyed.

3 Free Digital Seating Charts Ideal For Wedding Planning

BRIDES | Posted 08.05.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

by Nancy Mattia for BRIDES Courtesy of All Seated Between wrangling last-minute RSVPs and trouble-shooting tuxedo malfunctions, the two weeks ...

Have I Lost My Mind -- Or Only My Car Keys? Technology's Effect on Memory

Ossa Fisher | Posted 07.29.2016 | Technology
Ossa Fisher

Whoever invented the key fob for cars did not design it for women with more than one purse. I feel like I am playing a constant game of hide-and-seek with my keys.

The Separate Orbits Of Medicare And Moore's Law

Eric J. Topol, M.D. | Posted 07.29.2016 | Technology
Eric J. Topol, M.D.

Every other sector of our day-to-day lives--financial, telecommunication, retail, travel, and entertainment--have been irrevocably changed. But to date essentially none of these technological triumphs have been leveraged to reduce the cost of health care, no less to achieve better outcomes for patients.

Cannes 2015 #Shingerview: Henry Tajer, IPG Mediabrands

David Shing | Posted 07.20.2016 | Media
David Shing

"I'm a real big believer that the more things change, the more they stay the same. We are not rushing out to reinvent content marketing. We are embrac...

Cannes 2015 #Shingerview: Phil Thomas, Cannes Lions

David Shing | Posted 07.16.2016 | Media
David Shing

At the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity this past June, I had the great fortune of spending some time with Phil Thomas, CEO of Cannes Lions.

Review: Good Evening: Télé Liban's 100 History-Making Moments

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 07.16.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Series were a staple of Lebanese TV, which aired its first programs in 1959, and became a money making export to Arab countries.

10 Tips for Summertime Tech Balance -- Starting Now

Janell Burley Hofmann | Posted 07.16.2016 | Parents
Janell Burley Hofmann

By now you've probably planned your vacation, enjoyed the shore or the pool, hosted a few backyard BBQs and settled the kids into summer camp. No doubt, summer is in full swing! Which is why right now is the perfect time to pause before the season slips by.

Cannes 2015 #Shingerview: Mary J. Blige

David Shing | Posted 07.16.2016 | Entertainment
David Shing

"What keeps me fresh is my ability to be and to not be afraid to be who I am. Inspiration comes from living, from life, from living my life and watchi...

Digital Skills Urgently Needed to Bridge Digital Literacy Gap

Lisa Chau | Posted 07.14.2016 | Education
Lisa Chau

Digital technology has changed our world for the better, but the innovation that helps some rise also threatens to leave millions behind. As technology transforms our economy at a blinding pace, more and more people are being locked out of a job market increasingly dominated by the demand for computer skills.

Charleston, South Carolina Outpaces the Nation in Tech Growth

Lisa Chau | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
Lisa Chau

In April, I was invited to speak in Charleston's third annual DIG SOUTH -- the Southeast's first and foremost event celebrating the digital economy with over 200 presenters from companies such as Google, Instagram, Twitter, TechCrunch, BuzzFeed, and Inc.

Cannes 2015 #Shingerview: Linda Yaccarino, NBCUniversal

David Shing | Posted 07.14.2016 | Media
David Shing

At the Cannes Lions Festival this year, I spent some time with Linda Yaccarino, Chairman, Advertising Sales and Client Partnerships at NBCUniversal. Linda oversees all advertising sales and market strategy for the company's entire TV portfolio including two broadcast, 17 cable and more than 50 digital properties.

Cannes 2015 #Shingerview: Mark Tutssel, Leo Burnett

David Shing | Posted 07.13.2016 | Media
David Shing

This past June at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, I spent some time with Mark Tutssel, Global Chief Creative Officer of Leo Burnett, who is responsible for setting the creative vision for the network's 95 global offices.