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The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community
“…it takes all the running you can do to keep in the same place. ”The Red Queen Alice in Wonderland Innovation, disruption, accelerators, have all become urgent buzzwords in the Department of Defense and Intelligence community. They are a reaction to the “red queen problem” but aren’t actually solving the problem. Here’s why. In the 20th century our nation faced...
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Office of Naval Research (ONR) Goes Lean
The Office of Naval Research (ONR) has been one of the largest supporters of innovation in the U.S. Now they are starting to use the Lean Innovation process (see here and here) to turn ideas into solutions. The result will be defense innovation with speed and urgency. —- Here’s how the Office of Naval Research (ONR) was started. In World...
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Removing the Roadblocks to Corporate Innovation – When Theory Meets Practice
Innovation theory and innovation in practice are radically different. Here are some simple tools to get your company’s innovation pipeline through the obstacles it will encounter. — Pete Newell and I’ve been working with Karl, the Chief Innovation Officer of a large diversified multi-billion-dollar company I’ll call Spacely Industries. Over the last 15 months his staff got innovation teams operating...
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The Hype Is True: Digg's New Reader App Blew Us Away
Betaworks, the company that bought news site Digg last summer for $500,000, launched its eagerly anticipated Reader app today. Digg Reader's launch comes less than a week before Google is slated to kill its beloved Google Reader product, which pulls in news feeds from just about every news site on the Web. Digg works much the same way. Since Google's...
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A Replacement For Google Reader Is Coming June 26, Just Days Before Google Pulls The Plug
Back when Google announced that it was shutting down their RSS service, Google Reader, resurgent social news network Digg announced that it was planning on releasing its own take on the service. Google Reader is scheduled to go down on July 1st. Digg promised to have its service available to users before that date. It looks like they're going to...
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Thousands Of Users Beg Google Not To Shut Down Their Source Of News (GOOG)
Google's decision to shut down its RSS aggregator, Reader, has prompted thousands of people to sign online petitions seeking to save the service. Reader allows people to quickly scan through news from a variety of content sources. But Google plans to shutter the service on July 1 due to a decline in usage. One petition on Change.org, titled "Google: Keep...
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