The concept of Digital Business Ecosystems refers to business ecosystems composed of buyers, suppliers and makers of related products and services in which the use of ICT enable the optimal use of local assets and the global interaction.
Archive for 2008
The Handbook of Collective Intelligence, hosted by the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, provides a survey of the field of collective intelligence, summarizing what is known, providing references to sources for further information, and suggesting possibilities for future research.
MIT’s Technology Review magazine published the TR35, its annual list of leading young innovators under the age of 35. This year’s group of technologists and scientists is transforming everything from the cars we drive to the way we use computers, treat heart attacks, and manage our e-mail. Several are working on ways to conserve and more efficiently produce energy, others to help us collaborate and connect;
Intelligent Nation 2015 (iN2015) is Singapore’s 10 year strategy and master plan to realise the potential of innovation and information society over the next decade. Led by IDA and sector-focused committees, the strategy covers seven key economic sectors of the region and three horizontal areas: (1) Digital media and entertainment;
Fundamental concept of intelligent cities, open innovation explains why ecosystems of innovation (clusters, technology districts, collaborative networks, systems of innovation) are more efficient in generating innovations than organisations and companies working in isolation with internal R&D only.
A lecture about Open Source, a specific kind of software licensing that gives the special right to use, modify and redistribute it. Linux, Apache, Firefox, Wikipedia are well known cases. Open source is important for companies that can give software without giving away critical innovation;