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Developing the New Product Design

P. A. Geroski

in The Evolution of New Markets

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248896
eISBN:
9780191596308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248893.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Explains how from a muddle of product proliferation, emerges a dominant design. It begins by noting the interest that both consumers and producers have to standardize products. Then identifies the ... More


The Information Society and the Welfare State: The Finnish Model

Manuel Castells and Pekka Himanen

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199256990
eISBN:
9780191698415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256990.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

Silicon Valley has been considered as the model that societies must imitate to succeed in the information age. However, recently another alternative has attracted strong international interest: the ... More


When Terror Becomes a Way of Life

Sandra L. Bloom and Brian Farragher

in Destroying Sanctuary: The Crisis in Human Service Delivery Systems

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195374803
eISBN:
9780199865420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374803.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

If we are to solve the multiple crises facing human service delivery we need a different way of understanding human nature and human dysfunction, one that incorporates 150 years of accumulated ... More


Markets

in The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226644639
eISBN:
9780226644653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226644653.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter, which investigates the markets at issue in Microsoft, also discusses the warring concepts of the operating system and its relationship to middleware, such as the browser and Java. It ... More


Restoring Sanctuary: Organizations as Living, Complex Adaptive Social Systems

Sandra L. Bloom and Brian Farragher

in Destroying Sanctuary: The Crisis in Human Service Delivery Systems

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195374803
eISBN:
9780199865420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374803.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This concluding chapter represents an ending and a beginning–the conclusion of this volume and an introduction to what will be more fully covered in a forthcoming volume - a parallel process of ... More


Practices I: Integration

in The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226644639
eISBN:
9780226644653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226644653.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter examines the courts' treatment of Microsoft's integration of the browser and the operating system. It determines three levels of integration: simple bundling of the browser and the ... More


The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

William H. Page and John E. Lopatka

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226644639
eISBN:
9780226644653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226644653.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

In 1998, the United States Department of Justice and state antitrust agencies charged that Microsoft was monopolizing the market for personal computer operating systems. More than ten years later, ... More


Computers

ANGELO GAVEZZOTTI

in Molecular Aggregation: Structure analysis and molecular simulation of crystals and liquids

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198570806
eISBN:
9780191718779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570806.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

Chemical applications of force field simulations, of quantum mechanics, as well as X-ray data processing, lattice dynamics, and molecular dynamics simulations are all made possible by fast and ... More


Imagining the Cognitive City

John E. Kelly and Steve Hamm

in Smart Machines: IBM's Watson and the Era of Cognitive Computing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168564
eISBN:
9780231537278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168564.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

This chapter identifies the role that cognitive systems could play in city life. City leaders and sociologists often talk about the importance of the holistic approach in solving a city's problems. ... More


Taking Effective Crime Prevention to Scale: From School-Based Programs to Community-Wide Prevention Systems

J. David Hawkins, Richard F. Catalano, Karl G. Hill, and Rick Kosterman

in The Future of Criminology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199917938
eISBN:
9780199950430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917938.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter profiles the effective school-based Seattle Social Development Project and Communities That Care, a community prevention operating system. It discusses some of the future benefits of ... More


Interrupt

Simon Yuill

in Software Studies: A Lexicon

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262062749
eISBN:
9780262273343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262062749.003.0022
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter briefly explains the batch processing technique, which starts and finishes the computer programs in a set of batches. This short discussion leads to the familiarization and purpose of ... More


The History of Open Source

Josh Lerner and Mark Schankerman

in The Comingled Code: Open Source and Economic Development

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014632
eISBN:
9780262289573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014632.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Information Technology

This chapter examines the origins and evolution of the open source software sector. It discusses the three distinct areas of open source development. These include the development of many of the key ... More


Aftermath

in The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226644639
eISBN:
9780226644653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226644653.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The Microsoft case was drawn on the new theory of network effects and path dependence to explain the emergence and persistence of Microsoft as the dominant supplier of operating systems, and it ... More


A Fading Star

Keeley Wilson

in Ringtone: Exploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198777199
eISBN:
9780191822988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777199.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

Covering the period 2006–11, in this chapter we see how the seeds of destruction that were unknowingly sown in the early 2000s come to fruition. Nokia was collapsing from within well before Apple or ... More


Technology Is Something to Make the World a Better Place

Tim O’Reilly and Adolfo Plasencia

in Is the Universe a Hologram?: Scientists Answer the Most Provocative Questions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036016
eISBN:
9780262339308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036016.003.0019
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

In this dialogue, Tim O’Reilly begins by explaining why change is natural and good and how we have to be open to the future. Later he discusses how the logic that makes things work is related to ... More


Attracting the Planets

Keeley Wilson

in Ringtone: Exploring the Rise and Fall of Nokia in Mobile Phones

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198777199
eISBN:
9780191822988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777199.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

In the late 1990s, after Nokia developed the first smartphone (the “Communicator”), executives became increasingly sensitive to the importance of operating systems, data communications, and ... More


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