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Newsfeeds, Beacons, and Google for Your Eyes: The Future of Shazam

Date posted: August 28, 2015, 4:28 pm

The human face is a moving landscape of tremendous nuance and complexity. It is a marvel of computation that people so often effortlessly "There may be 100 million people opening the app every month, if they don't come frequently enough and stay, then it's just a...

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Hulu may offer ad-free TV, for a price

Date posted: August 28, 2015, 4:08 pm

"Too much ad clutter makes some people say, 'I don’t want to be exposed to all these ads,' and they go to a competitor," says Thales Teixeira, associate professor of marketing at Harvard Business School. That's  a challenge for services like Hulu, because the...

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We Know How You Feel

Date posted: August 28, 2015, 3:57 pm

The free economy is, in fact, an economy of the bartered self. But attention can never be limitless. Kaliouby put me in touch with Thales Teixeira, the business professor who collaborated with her, and we met at the Harvard Club in New York. “There are three major...

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