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The Global Information Technology Report

Data have always had strategic value, but with the magnitude of data available today—and our capability to process them—they have become a new form of the asset class. In a very real sense, data are now the equivalent of oil or gold. And today we are seeing a data boom rivaling the Texas oil boom… Continue reading The Global Information Technology Report

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Understanding the European Parliament

The European Parliament is a quintessentially EU product. It is meant to represent more than 500 million citizens. It is unique in the sense that it is the world’s only democratically elected international institution, and it is involved in some of the most important policies of the continental bloc. And yet, only four in 10… Continue reading Understanding the European Parliament

Economy · English · Future · Research

WEF Report: Global Risks of 2014

Our lives are changing at an unprecedented pace. Transformational shifts in our economic, environmental, geopolitical, societal and technological systems offer unparalleled opportunities, but the interconnections among them also imply enhanced systemic risks. Stakeholders from across business, government and civil society face an evolving imperative in understanding and managing emerging global risks which, by definition, respect… Continue reading WEF Report: Global Risks of 2014

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Deloitte TMT: Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2014

Knowing what will come next in tech, media and telco trends has become a key competitive differentiator and can give your business a leading edge. Deloitte’s predictions are based on hundreds of conversations with industry executives, and tens of thousands of online interviews with members of the public around the world. 1. One became many:… Continue reading Deloitte TMT: Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2014

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Gartner’s Hype Cycle of 2014

The evolving relationship between humans and machines is the key theme of Gartner, Inc.’s “Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2013“ Gartner has chosen to feature the relationship between humans and machines due to the increased hype around smart machines, cognitive computing and the Internet of Things. Analysts believe that the relationship is being redefined through… Continue reading Gartner’s Hype Cycle of 2014

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Nardugan ve 2014 Üzerine

Nardugan, Ön Türkler’de ve İslama kadar olan Türkler ile Sümerlerde de aynı adla anılan yeni yıl bayramıdır. Her yıl 22 Aralık’tan sonra gelen ilk dolunayda kutlanır. Bunun nedeni ise Türklerin eski inanışına göre gece ile gündüz sürekli savaşırlar ve 21 Aralık günü en uzun gecedir ve ardından günler uzamaya başlarlar. Bu yüzden 22 Aralık günü… Continue reading Nardugan ve 2014 Üzerine

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Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014

Among several trends shared here is the Gartner‘s Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2014; 1- Mobile Device Diversity and Management: Gartner suggests that now through 2018, a variety of devices, user contexts, and interaction paradigms will make “everything everywhere” strategies unachievable. The unintended consequence of bring your own device (BYOD) programs has been to… Continue reading Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014

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Gartner’s Vertical Industry Predictions for 2014

Gartner’s annual Predicts research on industry trends titled “Top Industries Predicts 2014: The Pressure for Fundamental Transformation Continues to Accelerate“ features 12 strategic planning assumptions that CIO’s, senior business executives and IT leaders should factor into their enterprise planning and strategy-setting initiatives. “Transformation remains a critically important phenomenon across all industries. Many industries will face… Continue reading Gartner’s Vertical Industry Predictions for 2014

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Gartner’s Technology Predictions for 2014, 2015 and 2016

Research and advisory firm, Gartner, has released its list of technology predictions and trends for the years 2013 and beyond. According to Gartner, its top predictions focus on economic risks, opportunities, and innovations that will impel CIO’s to move to the next generation of business-driven solutions. The predictions were selected from across Gartner’s research areas… Continue reading Gartner’s Technology Predictions for 2014, 2015 and 2016

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2014 Yerel Seçimleri ve Sosyal Medya

Amerika’da Kasım ayında yapılacak başkanlık seçimlerinde ikinci kez başkan adayı olarak yarışan Demokrat grubun adayı Barack Obama dünyada sosyal medyayı en iyi kullanan isimler arasında gösteriliyor. 2008 yılında yaşadığı seçim sürecini Twitter ve Facebook’u kullanarak renklendiren ve siyasette sosyal medya kaynaklarının kullanımına ilişkin oldukça önemli örneklere imza atan Obama ve ekibi, 2012 seçimleri için daha… Continue reading 2014 Yerel Seçimleri ve Sosyal Medya