innovation

Reimagining capitalism—as principled, patient, and truly social

Reimagining capitalism—as principled, patient, and truly social
While the global financial meltdown and its aftershocks have unleashed a flood of indignation, condemnation, and protest upon Wall Street, the crisis...Read more

Department of Commerce app challenge--an interview with Mike Kruger

Department of Commerce app challenge
Last month, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) announced a "Commerce Business Apps Challenge" to developers to look for innovative ways to utilize...Read more

Infographic: How patents hinder innovation

How patents hinder innovation
Patents may have been created to help encourage innovation, but instead they regularly hinder it. The US Patent Office, overwhelmed and underfunded,...Read more

Everyone innovates every day: Collaborative idea management at Ericsson

Everyone innovates every day: Collaborative idea management at Ericsson
At Ericsson, a collaborative idea management tool is enabling all employees to innovate everyday across the organization. After 3 years of use, the...Read more

Culture eats strategy

Culture eats strategy
Understanding a company’s culture is a key component that leaders may ignore. When I took on a new role, an updated strategy was cited as top...Read more

Cutting the cord: Vodafone UK's revolutionary approach to mobility, flexibility & productivity

Cutting the cord: Vodafone UK's revolutionary approach to mobility, flexibility
Vodafone believes that working smarter will help businesses survive and thrive in a challenging economic climate. The mobile group's UK operating...Read more

Why the patent system doesn't play well with software: If Eolas went the other way

Why the patent system doesn't play well with software: If Eolas went the other
Everyone take a deep breath: it seems we've had a moment of sanity in the patent wars. Last week, a jury invalidated the dangerous Eolas patents,...Read more

How San Francisco can get its gov 2.0 groove back

How San Francisco can get its gov 2.0 groove back
There’s been a great deal of discussion lately around the topic of government innovation , especially here in San Francisco, with the appointment of...Read more