Google Maps are great, and may be synonymous with everyday searching, but when you venture outside the well beaten paths, you’ll discover there’s plenty of things impossible to find on Google or Bing Maps. Here’s 3:
Data and big data are terms that now permeate business conversation and yet clear understanding of what data means for business and how to leverage that data is often missing. In this getchee-8 presentation Edward Eng explains why the real power of data for business use lies in building a process.
1 - ANZ, Roy Morgan Launch China Consumer Confidence Index
The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd. (ANZ) and Australian research firm Roy Morgan Research have jointly launched an index to track the Chinese consumer confidence levels, according to a joint announcement. The ANZ-Roy Morgan China Consumer Confidence Index, which gauges China’s consumer confidence and inflation expectations, remained stable at 152.5 in May, compared with 152.6 in April. >>
1 - Burberry has eyes on Japan’s rising Chinese tourist numbers
After a year of solid China sales growth announced in Burberry’s year-end financial report released yesterday, the company reported that it is planning to amp up its Japan marketing this year with Chinese tourists in mind. >>
Look at the people on the street. Everyone has their head down, staring at their smart phone or tablets. They’re playing games, communicating watching news, shopping, and more.