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Nov 02, 2011
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rituagarwalbitbytesMedicine has made huge leaps in the past 50 years, to the great benefit of human beings. “The advances in medical technology in the past 50 years supersede any made in the previous two millennia.

Nov 01, 2011

Research by Vojislav Maksimovic

Innovative firms are more victimized than other firms in emerging economies.

Nov 01, 2011

Research by P.K. Kannan and Amna Kirmani

Consumers are willing to buy multiple formats of content when they can count on consistent quality and use the formats in different ways.

Nov 01, 2011

Research by Bruce Golden

Surgeons discharge patients to ensure that their surgeries will not be cancelled for a lack of recovery beds.

Nov 01, 2011

When a video of unhygienic behavior by a Domino’s Pizza employee went viral on YouTube and came to the attention of bloggers nationwide, company management turned to Twitter to address the issue and ease its customers’ food safety concerns. The episode was a graphic (revoltingly graphic!) depiction of the way online communities and the content they create have the power to boost a company’s sales and reputation, or sink it


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