Innovating Out of Crisis: How Fujifilm Survived (and Thrived) As Its Core Business Was Vanishing

By Shigetaka Komori

In 2000, photographic movie items made up 60% of Fujifilm’s revenues and as much as 70% of its revenue. inside ten years, electronic cameras had destroyed that enterprise. In 2012, Kodak filed for financial disaster. but Fujifilm has boasted checklist gains and maintains powerful. What occurred? What did Fujifilm do? What do companies this present day want from their leaders? What different types of staff can assist companies thrive within the future? right here, the CEO who introduced Fujifilm again from the edge explains how he engineered transformative organizational innovation and product diversification, with observations on his administration philosophy.

Shigetaka Komori is Chairman and CEO of Fujifilm Holdings company. Mr. Komori used to be appointed CEO in 2003 and chairman in 2012.

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Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

By Peter H. Diamandis, Steven Kotler

“A visionary roadmap for those who think they could swap the world—and valuable suggestion approximately bringing jointly the companions and applied sciences to aid them do it.” —President invoice Clinton

A radical, how-to consultant for utilizing exponential applied sciences, moonshot pondering, and crowd-powered instruments, Bold unfolds in 3 elements. half One specializes in the exponential applied sciences which are disrupting today’s Fortune 500 businesses and permitting upstart marketers to head from “I’ve bought an idea” to “I run a billion-dollar corporation” a long way quicker than ever sooner than. The authors offer extraordinary perception into the facility of 3D printing, man made intelligence, robotics, networks and sensors, and artificial biology. half attracts on insights from billionaires similar to Larry web page, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and Jeff Bezos and divulges their entrepreneurial secrets and techniques. ultimately, Bold closes with a glance on the top practices that permit somebody to leverage today’s hyper-connected crowd like by no means ahead of. the following, the authors train tips on how to layout and use incentive competitions, release million-dollar crowdfunding campaigns to faucet into tens of billions of greenbacks of capital, and eventually the right way to construct communities—armies of exponentially enabled members keen and ready to support today’s marketers make their boldest goals come real.

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A Machine-Learning Approach to Phishing Detection and Defense

By I. S. Amiri, O. A. Akanbi, E. Fazeldehkordi

Phishing is without doubt one of the such a lot widely-perpetrated different types of cyber assault, used to collect delicate info equivalent to bank card numbers, checking account numbers, and consumer logins and passwords, in addition to different info entered through an internet site. The authors of A Machine-Learning method of Phishing Detetion and safeguard have carried out learn to illustrate how a laptop studying set of rules can be utilized as a good and effective instrument in detecting phishing web content and designating them as info defense threats. this system can turn out worthwhile to a large choice of companies and firms who're looking strategies to this long-standing probability. A Machine-Learning method of Phishing Detetion and safety additionally offers details protection researchers with a kick off point for leveraging the computing device set of rules process as an answer to different info safety threats.

Discover novel learn into the makes use of of machine-learning rules and algorithms to become aware of and stop phishing attacks
Help your enterprise or association steer clear of high priced harm from phishing sources
Gain perception into machine-learning concepts for dealing with numerous details defense threats
About the Author

O.A. Akanbi acquired his B. Sc. (Hons, info know-how - software program Engineering) from Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan collage, Malaysia, M. Sc. in info safeguard from college Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), and he's almost immediately a graduate scholar in desktop technological know-how at Texas Tech collage His quarter of study is in CyberSecurity.

E. Fazeldehkordi got her Associate’s measure in laptop from the collage of technology and know-how, Tehran, Iran, B. Sc (Electrical Engineering-Electronics) from Azad collage of Tafresh, Iran, and M. Sc. in info safeguard from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). She at the moment conducts examine in info safety and has lately released her examine on cellular advert Hoc community protection utilizing CreateSpace.

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Persuasive Technology: Using Computers to Change What We Think and Do (Interactive Technologies)

By B.J. Fogg

Can desktops switch what you're thinking that and do? Can they inspire you to prevent smoking, convince you to shop for coverage, or persuade you to affix the military?

"Yes, they can," says Dr. B.J. Fogg, director of the Persuasive expertise Lab at Stanford college. Fogg has coined the word "Captology"(an acronym for pcs as persuasive applied sciences) to trap the area of analysis, layout, and purposes of persuasive computers.In this thought-provoking e-book, according to 9 years of study in captology, Dr. Fogg finds how sites, software program functions, and cellular units can be utilized to alter people's attitudes and behaviour. expertise designers, retailers, researchers, consumers―anyone who desires to leverage or just comprehend the persuasive energy of interactive technology―will relish the compelling insights and illuminating examples came across within.

Persuasive know-how will be controversial―and it's going to be. Who will wield this energy of electronic impression? And to what finish? now could be the time to survey the problems and discover the rules of persuasive know-how, and B.J. Fogg has written this ebook to be your advisor.

* jam-packed with key time period definitions in persuasive computing
*Provides frameworks for figuring out this domain
*Describes actual examples of persuasive applied sciences

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Refrigeration Systems and Applications

Refrigeration structures and functions, 2nd edition deals a complete treatise that addresses real-life technical and operational difficulties, permitting the reader to achieve an figuring out of the elemental ideas and the sensible functions of refrigeration know-how. New and distinctive research concepts (including exergy as a possible tool), types, correlations, tactics and functions are coated, and up to date advancements within the box are integrated - lots of that are taken from the author's personal examine actions during this sector. The booklet additionally comprises a few dialogue of world warming concerns and its capability solutions.

  • Enables the reader to achieve an knowing of the basic ideas and the sensible purposes of refrigeration technologies.
  • Discusses the most important commercial technical and operational difficulties, in addition to new functionality development recommendations and instruments for larger layout and analysis.
  • Includes basic elements of thermodynamics, fluid circulation, and warmth move; refrigerants; refrigeration cycles and structures; complicated refrigeration cycles and structures, together with a few novel purposes; warmth pumps; warmth pipes; and lots of more.
  • Provides effortless to stick to reasons, quite a few new chapter-end difficulties and worked-out examples as studying aids for college students and instructors.

Refrigeration is generally utilized in a number of thermal engineering purposes starting from the cooling of digital units to nutrition cooling tactics. Its wide-ranging implications and functions suggest that this performs a key position in nationwide and overseas economies, and it remains to be a space of energetic examine and improvement. Refrigeration structures and purposes, 2nd edition types an invaluable reference resource for graduate and postgraduate scholars and researchers in academia and in addition to training engineers operating during this very important box who're drawn to refrigeration platforms and functions and the tools and research instruments for his or her research, layout and function improvement.

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Crypto Anarchy, Cyberstates, and Pirate Utopias

In Crypto Anarchy, Cyberstates, and Pirate Utopias, Peter Ludlow extends the method he used so effectively in High midday at the digital Frontier, supplying a suite of writings that displays the eclectic nature of the web international, in addition to its large strength and creativity. This time the topic is the emergence of governance constructions inside on-line groups and the visions of political sovereignty shaping a few of these groups. Ludlow perspectives digital groups as laboratories for carrying out experiments within the building of latest societies and governance buildings. whereas many on-line experiments will fail, Ludlow argues that given the synergy of the net international, new and greater governance buildings may possibly emerge. certainly, utopian visions usually are not misplaced, only if we comprehend the recent utopias to be fleeting localized "islands within the web" and never everlasting institutions.

The publication is equipped in 5 sections. the 1st part considers the sovereignty of the net. the second one part asks how frequent entry to assets akin to beautiful strong privateness and nameless remailers permits the potential for "Crypto Anarchy" -- primarily carving out area for actions that lie outdoor the purview of kingdom states and different conventional powers. The 3rd part exhibits how the expansion of e-commerce is elevating questions of felony jurisdiction and taxation for which the geographic limitations of geographical regions are out of date. The fourth part appears at particular experimental governance constructions developed through on-line groups. The 5th part considers utopian and anti-utopian visions for cyberspace.

Contributors Richard Barbrook, John Perry Barlow, William E. Baugh Jr., David S. Bennahum, Hakim Bey, David Brin, Andy Cameron, Dorothy E. Denning, Mark Dery, Kevin Doyle, Duncan Frissell, Eric Hughes, Karrie Jacobs, David Johnson, Peter Ludlow, Timothy C. may perhaps, Jennifer L. Mnookin, Nathan Newman, David G. publish, Jedediah S. Purdy, Charles J. Stivale

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Take Control of Your Online Privacy

Learn what is deepest on-line (not much)--and what to do approximately it!

Do you have got something to conceal? even if you think that you do, your on-line actions are definitely tracked -- and never simply by well-meaning websites who are looking to continue you logged in or via advertising companies who are looking to express you focused advertisements for items that you simply most likely are looking to buy.

In the booklet, Joe is helping you already know what to anticipate approximately on-line privateness and improve a smart on-line privateness procedure, custom-made to your wishes. He then explains the right way to improve the privateness of your web connection, net shopping, e-mail messages, on-line chatting, social media interactions, and dossier sharing, in addition to your cellular phone or capsule, and net of items units like webcams and thermostats. To deliver domestic crucial privateness no-nos, Joe additionally encourages you to take The Pledge (it's tongue-in-cheek, notwithstanding it should have stored a variety of politicians from ridicule). Plus, mom and dad will locate vital reminders approximately retaining a kid's privacy.

Teach This Book! as soon as you are happy along with your personal on-line privateness procedure, it's your decision to assist neighbors or colleagues increase theirs. accordingly, Take keep an eye on of Your on-line Privacy contains hyperlinks to a unfastened one-page PDF cheat sheet and to a PDF-based slide deck so you might convey on any computing device or cellular equipment screen.

Whether you have got a Mac or computer, iOS or Android gadget, set-top field, mobile phone, or another network-enabled machine, you will find the recommendation that normal humans have to deal with universal privateness wishes (secret brokers should still glance elsewhere). you will obtain savvy recommendation about:

Why worry? know about who wishes your inner most information, and why they need it. whether you do not think you've whatever to conceal, you probably do, within the correct context. might you provide simply somebody your monetary documents or scientific background? did not imagine so.

Set your privateness meter: enhance your personal own privateness ideas -- every body has diverse privateness buttons, and it is vital to determine that are vital to you.

"Joe Kissell nails it. Take regulate of Your on-line Privacy is a complete and useful consultant to conserving your privateness within the electronic age. Joe is helping you are making and enforce the appropriate privateness offerings to your life."
--Rich Mogull, CEO of Securosis

Manage your web connection: comprehend privateness dangers, hinder snoops, and take key precautions to maintain your information from leaking out.

Browse and seek the Web: research what's published approximately you if you use the net. steer clear of bogus sites, attach securely the place attainable, keep watch over your cookies and heritage, block advertisements, browse and seek anonymously, and discover who's monitoring you. additionally, the right way to guard passwords and bank card data.

Send and obtain email: learn how your electronic mail can be intercepted, contemplate in case you wish e-mail to be additional deepest (such as whilst speaking with a physician or lawyer), discover why Joe does not suggest e mail encryption as an answer to bland privateness wishes (but locate guidelines for the way to start as a way to try out it -- or simply encrypt an attachment, that's easier), get assistance for sending e-mail anonymously, and skim rules for choices to email.

Talk and chat online: deliberate to what quantity any mobile name, textual content message, or on-line chat is deepest and locate counsel for reinforcing privateness whilst utilizing those channels.

Watch your social media sharing: Social media is by way of definition social, so there is a restrict to how deepest it may be. comprehend the dangers and merits of sharing own details on-line, tweak your settings, and view common sense precautions.

Other issues coated within the publication comprise sharing files, checking your electronics, thinking mobile and how you can help your children.

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Hacking Matter: Levitating Chairs, Quantum Mirages, and the Infinite Weirdness of Programmable Atoms

Programmable subject will not be the subsequent technological revolution, nor maybe even the single after that. yet it is coming, and while it does, it's going to swap our lives up to any invention ever has. think having the ability to software subject itself-to swap it, with the clicking of a cursor, from tough to delicate, from paper to stone, from fluorescent to super-reflective to invisible. Supported by way of agencies starting from Levi Strauss and IBM to the safeguard division, solid-state physicists in popular laboratories are operating to make it a truth. during this striking research, Wil McCarthy visits the laboratories and talks with the researchers who're constructing this remarkable know-how, describes how they're studying to regulate it, and tells us the place all this may lead. the chances are really astonishing.

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