Article written by CEO of JC Penny and former VP for retail at apple. He believes the Apple stores are successful for the culture he created within the apple retail environment. He states people can buy apple products without sales tax in some instances but choose the store because of the personal experience.
NYC based coworking space General Assembly hosted a “hackathon” to produce applications that help businesses find customers near them. Article lists 5 of the 25 apps that came out of the weekend long event.
A handful of enterprises are leading the charge to help organizations easily network and collaborate with each other, as well as helping communities find and utilize services that are best suited to their needs.