Blog Post Assignment

February 23, 2016

Read The Full Prompt

Please submit your blog posts via this assignment. Please refer to the Learning Hub for your assigned due date.

Responses (71)

Music, Man and Machine
KJS
Last modified on February 15, 2016 at 12:18 pm
How, if at all, do shrewd algorithms enhance the playlist creation process for online on-demand music streaming services? Is there an effective balance between ‘man and machine’? Is this dichotomy relevant at all?
A Yelp of Help!
Mils M
Posted on February 15, 2016 at 5:55 pm
Low quality reviews to initiate Yelps downward spiral
The Membership Model: A New User Paradigm in Enterprise IT
BS
Last modified on February 16, 2016 at 8:16 pm
The relationship between users and organizations in enterprise software is changing. Purchasers of IT should understand the shift, and developers should make conscious design decisions in light of it.
Facebook Messenger: the company’s next billion-dollar business?
ctm
Last modified on February 16, 2016 at 11:17 pm
In all-too-typical online fashion, the Internet was abuzz with rage in early 2014 when Facebook announced that users of its mobile Messenger product would soon be forced to download a stand-alone app in order to continue using the service.  The [...]
For the Modern Child, a Model of Data-Driven Education
Kaye
Last modified on February 16, 2016 at 9:53 am
There is great opportunity for advancement in the quality of early learning through data-driven school optimization. AltSchool is an early innovator in this space and has the potential to change the entire face of early education through personalization of content [...]
Luxury Brands & the Struggle To Master the Online Economy
Lami
Posted on February 16, 2016 at 11:34 pm
One of the most obstinate businesses to change – both digitally and otherwise – is the luxury goods industry. Years of tradition, in some cases centuries of tradition (read: Hermes, Chanel), have ingrained certain practices and modes of operation that [...]