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Real-Timing

Consumers desire instant gratification from both information and products

Diverse markets are honing in on real-time features in order to appeal to today's demand for immediacy. With such a vast array of choice, consumers’ on-the-spot desires have created a “now” culture like never before. For both information and consumer goods, real-timing adds an extra component to competitive strategy.
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Date Range:
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Featured Examples

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Social Media Martial Arts
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Selling Real-Time Trends
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Disney/Pixar has bought the very first "Promoted" trending topic with their 'Toy Story 3' Twitter trending topic ad. If you are an avid user of the micro-blogging website, you would have noticed a change… MORE
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'Migrating Floating Gardens' by Rael San Fratello Architects proposes a floating solution for plant life in dense urban environments. The Migrating Floating Gardens are suspended in the air from remotely-controlled… MORE
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Luxury Shoe Games
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At this very moment, I'm desperately wishing that I was in London to take part in the Jimmy Choo Trainer Hunt. Set up just like a treasure hunt (but with the help of social media tools Foursquare, Twitter… MORE
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iPhone Money Apps
'Square' Payment System Lets Any Business Take Credit Cards Instantly
The ‘Square’ payment system has the potential to take advantage of one of the biggest hassles for many small businesses: accepting credit cards. It promises no contracts, monthly fees, or hidden costs… MORE
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TV-Like Networking
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Ever heard of a social media site operating in the same way as your television? iBuddz is a social media site that, unlike any other in the Internet networking arena, allows for a unique interactive experience… MORE
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Interactive Face Projections
Nokia Ovi Maps Activation Gets Celebrated in Style in London
This is another brilliant digital idea blends engaging interactive technology into a product launch for Nokia Ovi Maps. You can take a peek at this incredible projection idea in this video; it's from the… MORE
play_circle_filled Digital Curriculums for Kids
Digital Curriculums for Kids
'Time To Know' Uses Individual Computers for Learning
Major advances in technology have not translated into significant changes in the classroom and many students who are technologically engaged outside the classroom find themselves bored in school. That… MORE

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