Microsoft makes design central to its future
Microsoft is putting an emphasis on design excellence more than ever – to make its products more competitive ... design project, the company plans to make greater use of the tiles in an update to the Windows 8.1 operating system. Pressing Start while ...
How Companies Like Amazon Use Big Data To Make You Love Them
And while dozens of other companies do that, too, Amazon’s doing something remarkable ... To avoid upsetting these customers (and their parents), they now send them flyers customized to include just a few coupons for prenatal necessities, mixed in ...
A Winning Strategy For Growth Companies, A Fight-Back Plan For Established Goliaths
By dancing effectively, Davids and Goliaths have the opportunity to become the ‘operating system ... and how do I make it in their interest to align with me. Your Natural Allies might be former competitors, or companies who need a new story, or ...
Microsoft focuses on design
Among them ... It’s a dialogue the company wants to start with consumers, Kaneko says. As part of one noteworthy design project, the company plans to make greater use of the tiles in an update to the Windows 8.1 operating system. Pressing Start while ...
How Much Money Do Insurance Companies Make? A Primer
In response to my last post, readers left several provocative comments on the profits earned by commercial health insurance companies — provocative in the sense that they provoke me to elaborate. I propose to do so in this and next week’s post.