Tag Archives: Technology

LISTENING TO THE FUTURE: Why It’s Everybody’s Business

December 18, 2008 – Every organization wants to know what is coming next. Powerful dynamics are at work throughout the world and understanding the trends, emergent technologies, and uncertainties is critical when planning the way forward. It is especially important as we navigate through the current economic crisis facing individuals, companies, even governments. New from […]

CLEAN MONEY: PICKING WINNERS IN THE GREEN TECH BOOM

December 3 , 2009 – Today, we face unprecedented environmental and energy challenges. But for astute investors, this might actually be good news because big, complex problems create vast opportunities. Solutions for global warming, Peak Oil, and regional water shortages will be worth literally trillions of dollars. As a result, capital is pouring into clean […]

Wiley Holds Book Cover Design Contest Through October 31, 2008

Wiley Design Challenge, a book cover design contest running from October 1 through October 31, 2008. Artists of all mediums are invited to submit their artwork for consideration in the contest.

SOVEREIGNS OF THE SEA Tells of the Arms Race that Changed the Map of the World and Led Europe Out of the Renaissance and Into the Modern Age

August 14, 2008 – SOVEREIGNS OF THE SEA is a gripping tale of an arms race that created and ruined empires, changed the map of the world, and led Europe out of the Renaissance and into the modern age. SOVEREIGNS OF THE SEA: The Quest to Build the Perfect Renaissance Battleship (Wiley; August 2008; Cloth; […]

Frommer’s Travel Guides Now Available on Apple iPhone® and iPod® Touch

August 11, 2008 – Modality, the leader in transforming premium, branded learning and lifestyle content for personal handheld media players, has begun releasing Frommer’s® Travel Guides for iPhone® and iPod® Touch. Frommer’s® is the market leader in travel guides, and a branded imprint of Wiley Publishing, Inc, helping novice and world-class travelers navigate their journeys […]

ALWAYS BE TESTING, the Latest Addition to Wiley’s Online Marketing Library, Helps Webmasters Improve Web Site Conversion Rates

July 30, 2008 – Bryan Eisenberg, co-author of Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, and BusinessWeek bestsellers Waiting For Your Cat to Bark? and Call to Action, has teamed up with John Quarto-vonTivadar, Chief Scientist at Future Now, to write the perfect book for everyone looking to improve their web site conversion rates. […]

Maximize Mobile Internet Service with MOBILE INTERNET FOR DUMMIES

Consumers can now access the internet from any mobile device on any wireless network using expert information written in everyday language July 30, 2008 — With the advent of the Apple iPhone, more and more people are becoming interested in the possibilities of the mobile Internet. What “on the go” people may not realize is […]

Wiley Brings to Market iPhone 3G Support

July 29, 2008 – With its broadband wireless connectivity, enterprise support, and built-in GPS, the new iPhone 3G is already a huge success, with 1 million phones sold in the first week.”It’s cheaper, faster and a lot friendlier for business. Apple’s blockbuster smartphone already had nifty features such as visual voicemail, a splendid built-in video […]

Video: David Meerman Scott on Word of Mouth Marketing

July 24, 2008 – David Meerman Scott, author of The New Rules of Marketing and PR and the forthcoming book Tuned In, discusses how companies can compete on the Web by deploying Word of Mouth Marketing.

Interview with Rob Sheppard, author of ADOBE CAMERA RAW FOR DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHERS ONLY

John C. Havens of BlogTalkRadio interviews Rob Sheppard, author of numerous books on digital photography, including Adobe Camera Raw for Digital Photographers Only, 2nd Edition. Click here to listen: Rob Sheppard is, first and foremost, a photographer. He believes technology can support the creative process, but should never supplant it. So when he explains the […]

New guide helps seniors overcome technophobia and unlock the power of the PC

Statistics indicate that older adults are the fastest growing group of Internet users, but the reality is the majority of seniors still are not online. It’s estimated that as many as 21 million Americans 65 and older are not “wired.” Too few older Americans are familiar with what the personal computer has to offer. For […]

RULES TO BREAK & LAWS TO FOLLOW introduces a compelling new business model

High-tech newcomer, Newegg.com made its first billion dollars in annual sales within four years, with more than 70% of its revenue coming from repeat customers. At the same time, the once tech powerhouse, CompUSA, founded in 1984, closed hundreds of retail stores and finally sold the remains of the business in early 2008. Basic assumptions […]