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The End of Translation

Today, the technology of virtual augmentation is about to kill off one big part of the need to learn a language. Virtual Augmentation means that graphic or virtual images are overlaid on top of live pictures. A simple example would be watching sport when the score is displayed at the same time as you watch…

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The C Word: Copyright and the Book Rapper Experience

The Number One Question I’m Asked… I often get asked by people about Book Rapper and copyright issues… Here’s my round-about, in-depth, multiple viewpoint response… Before I started Book Rapper, I spoke to a few people, including an IP lawyer, some authors and an Editor at a major publishing house. Generally I was told copyright is…

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Google Think Super Links

Derived from Jeff Jarvis; What Would Google Do? 1 How to Survive, Thrive and Jive in the Digital Economy http://www.bookrapper.com/2010/07/05/survive-thrive-jive-digital-economy 2 BR Review : What Would Google Do? http://www.bookrapper.com/2010/07/07/review-what-would-google-do/ 3 The Google Map http://www.bookrapper.com/2010/07/13/the-google-map/ 4 Five Elements of the New Economic Landscape http://www.bookrapper.com/2010/07/14/the-economic-landscape/ 5 Five Essential Elements of Your Business Design http://www.bookrapper.com/2010/07/15/essential-elements-business-design/ 6 The Three…

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Where Are We Now?

Book Rapper Context piece for Jeff Jarvis‘ What Would Google Do? A Few Changes… Over the past 20 years we’ve seen a few changes… The Berlin Wall has fallen and the Cold War has ended. We’ve had some localized wars in Iran, Iraq, the Mid-East and Bosnia. We have a black US President, a worldwide…

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How to Profit Like Google

Derived from Jeff Jarvis; What Would Google Do? PROFIT : One thing Google does really well is execute. Now it’s your turn. Select one action from our list of 24 below and execute it. Quickly, easily and well. Not perfect, well. Then pick another and another. Who know’s you might become as profitable as Google……

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What Business Are You In? Part 2

Following from our previous post, here’s some clues to get you started creating your Elegant Response… Economics • Would your business be Big or Small? • What would be Abundant? What would be Scarce? • How would you use Open Source? • Which Niches would you cater to? Design • Would you make Stuff or…

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What Would Jarvis Do? Part 2

Derived from Jeff Jarvis; What Would Google Do? PROFIT : Having modelled Google’s success, Jeff Jarvis speculates on how other industries could move forward. Here’s more of Jarvis’ speculations for you to consider… Manufacturing If Google made cars they’d design it as a platform for others to modify their work. Think Google Maps. Here’s the…

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What Would Jarvis Do? Part 1

Derived from Jeff Jarvis; What Would Google Do? PROFIT : Having modelled Google’s success, Jeff Jarvis speculates on how other industries could move forward. Here’s a selection of Jarvis’ speculations for you to consider… Newspapers If Google ran newspapers, they’d immediately get rid of the paper. Turn off the presses – we’re digital now! They’d…

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Google’s Eight Useful Viewpoints

Derived from Jeff Jarvis; What Would Google Do? PROFIT : We all need our rules of thumb, our reference markers and personal viewpoints to succeed in life. Google has their’s and they may just help you break through or fine-tune your business. Here’s eight samples for you to consider… 1 Truth Will Surface In the…

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