posts tagged ‘bitcoin

-As virtual reality draws attention at the E3 video game industry conference, new systems of etiquette and safety are emerging, says The New York Times. -As more Americans delay children until middle age, Quartz looks at some of the pitfalls of late parenthood. -Not only is men’s fashion getting more creative—men’s runway hair and makeup […]

Read our roundups in magazine form on Flipboard, via the iOS and Android app or online; click here to find our magazine collection. -This year’s Super Bowl commercials could signal a lower-testosterone, more culturally tuned-in sensibility, writes Kat Gordon of The 3% Conference in Adweek. Time outlines “5 Ways This Year’s Super Bowl Ads Will […]

While researching our latest report, “The Future of Payments & Currency,” we spoke with payments expert Deborah Baxley of Capgemini Financial Services. Baxley has consulted on strategy for payment companies across 14 countries and serves as secretary of the Smart Card Alliance Payments Council. She discussed whether cash and checks have a future, what’s impeded […]

We talked to Bill Maurer, director of the Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion, while writing our new report, The Future of Payments & Currency. Maurer approaches the topic as a cultural anthropologist—he’s a professor of both anthropology and law at UC Irvine, where he is dean of social sciences. Maurer has particular expertise […]

Read our roundups in magazine form on Flipboard, via the iOS and Android app or online; click here to find our magazine collection. -McKinsey examines the digitization of the consumer journey and how companies can best meet customer needs as physical and virtual environments converge. -Quartz spotlights Cisco’s latest Visual Networking Index, which forecasts the […]

Read our roundups in magazine form on Flipboard, via the iOS and Android app or online; click here to find our magazine collection. -With Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus Rift, Fast Company says a “cyberpunk tech war is coming” over how we experience reality. CNET reports on what the skeptics are saying about the future of virtual reality. […]

Read our roundups in magazine form on Flipboard, via the iOS and Android app or online; click here to find our magazine collection. -Coverage of SXSWi included reports on marketers’ focus on the Internet of Everything, in Mashable; the increasingly international makeup of the scene, in The New York Times; the rising focus on technology […]

Read our roundups in magazine form on Flipboard, via the iOS and Android app or online; click here to find our magazine collection. -A wrap-up of the Consumer Electronics Show in USA Today looks at the new technologies that “promise to change the way we move, work, workout and, naturally, watch television.” -Forbes spotlights the five most […]

Find our roundups collected in magazine form on Flipboard, the iOS and Android app; download the app to view it here: http://flip.it/XJ72P. -The Economist reports that “Africa’s equity markets are hot,” thanks to the continent’s rapid growth. -Nielsen’s “Blueprint for Media Strategies in Africa” report formulates profiles of today’s consumers in sub-Saharan Africa. -Unemployment in the […]


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